Cootes to Escarpment EcoPark System BioBlitz and Plant Sale

September 20, 2019

September 21, 2019


Royal Botanical Gardens - Arboretum, 16 Old Guelph Road, Hamilton



Events Description

The lands and waters of the Cootes to Escarpment EcoPark System are a Canadian biodiversity hotspot. Join an enthusiastic team of EcoPark System partners, expert naturalists, and the public for our third annual Cootes to Escarpment EcoPark System BioBlitz and help us document the biodiversity in the area.

Become a citizen scientist for the day and join local experts on a guided hike to identify plants and wildlife on Friday, September 20th and Saturday, September 21st, 2019.

Already an expert? Be a part of the 24-hour BioBlitz on Friday, September 20th, 2019.

New for 2019: Saturday’s Plant Sale and Public Pavilion. Chat with community groups about their work, learn about important native wildlife, and visit local plant vendors to purchase native plants.

Who is it for?


Tickets : Registration required for guided hikes. Native Plant Sale is walk-in. Parking charges apply.
How to get tickets?
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Date & Time: September 20 to 21, 2019

Plant Sale Saturday 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Guided hike schedule available at

Venue: Royal Botanical Gardens – Arboretum. 16 Old Guelph Road Hamilton ON, L0R 2H9

Paid Parking
Public transport not accessible

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