2016 Forest Photo Contest

2016 Forest Photo Contest

Send us your greatest shots taken at Haliburton Forest, and win some amazing prizes !

We want to update our photo gallery and need your help. Submit up to 5 of your favorite Haliburton Forest photos. This can be anything from wild life shots, family fun time, any summer or winter activities in the Forest.

If you submit at least one photo you can win one of the following amazing prizes:


The following prizes will be awarded to the winners:

1st Prize

2 adults, 2 nights stay summer or winter, with $150.00 meal voucher for the Cookhouse Restaurant and choose one of the following options:

Option #1 – Wolves, Wolves and More Wolves

  • Enjoy a private Wolf Howl and help with a Feeding of the Wolves
  • Free admission for your entire stay at the Wolf Centre
  • Create your very own wolfy wooden treasure at the Paddleshop
  • -> Tour of paddle shop, create personal engraved paddle and take away (one each)
  • Canopy Tour for 2

Option #2 – Outdoors Man/Woman Special

  • Visit to the Wolf Centre
  • 5 hour guided fishing adventure by canoe, includes shore lunch, guide, canoe, paddles, PFDs, safety kits
  • Go behind the scenes and help feed Hershey our Moose.
  • Round the visit off with a Canopy Tour for 2

Option #3 – Winter Wanderer

  • Visit to the Wolf Centre
  • Embark on a private full day dog sledding tour – become the musher! Assist in the morning to prepare your dogs for the run. Mush your very own team of dogs and help feed and water them at the end of the day. Trail lunch included
  • Enjoy a 2 hour guided snowshoe trek – provided snowshoes, hot chocolate

2nd Prize

Choose one of the following 2 options:

Option #1

  • Canopy Tour for 2 with a visit to the Wolf Centre

Option #2

  • Half Day Dog Sledding Tour for 2

3rd Prize

  • Receive a hand crafted maple paddle, engraved with the winners image, along with a wooden paddle holder
  • Enjoy the complete collection of the Living Forest books


In November our jury had the hard task to select the winners. Participants submitted some truely amazing pictures, and our judges had to vote in multiple rounds to decide on the 3 winners. Here they are:

  • 1st prize: Fallcolour view on Thanksgiving, by Cathy Brown. Cathy took this amazing fall colour picture during her very first – but definitely not last – visit to Haliburton Forest. She is looking forward to a wolf filled weekend next year.
  • 2nd prize: Brotherly love among wolves: Lorna Wilhelm is looking forward to her dog sledding tour.
  • 3rd prize: Sunrise with clouds and fog over the lake: Kevin Williams will enjoy his very personal hand crafted maple paddle.

2 - Brotherly Love - Onyx and Pepper or Piper - by Loma Wilhelm1 - Thanksgiving View - by Cathy Brown


3 - Sunrise - by Kevin Williams