Conference Tours

Many special tours are planned to take place for the CIF-IFC's 109th AGM and Conference! Click the links below to learn more about the pre-conference, in-conference and post-conference tours available. 


September 25 - 26, 2017

Commencing in Ottawa, this tour includes sites featuring red and white pine silviculture, management and research, and forest management incentives for woodlot owners. Cost includes one night accommodations in Petawawa, and food and snacks.


September 29, 2017

Five exciting field tours in and around Ottawa, including:

    • Bytown Timber Barons
    • Kenauk Nature Tour
    • Gatineau Park and Lac-des Loups
    • Urban Forestry in the Capital
    • Eastern Ontario Model Forest Tour


September 30 - October 1, 2017

This tour includes a varied experience of forestry, wildlife, and culture. Explore the Parc Oméga, Château Montebello and the Mousseau Research Forest in Sainte-Veronique to learn about hardwood management. A conference on the 50th anniversary of the Québec government forestry research organization will take place at the Chateau Montebello, following lunch and a guided tour. Cost includes one-night accommodation and two meals.