O.F.A.H. Heritage Centre now open to the public

Hunting and Fishing State- of- the -Art Education Center opens in Peterborough.

The O.F.A.H / Mario Cortellucci Hunting and Fishing Heritage Centre located in Peterborough Ontario is a must stop destination for young kids and adults who enjoy learning about conservation, hunting and fishing.

Now open to the public for free until September this state-of-the-art educational centre will satisfy any curiosity about Ontario’s fish and wildlife species.

Kids will learn how conservation and Ontario’s hunting and fishing activities go hand in hand.

Program Facilitator Allyson Brown gave me a personal tour of the Heritage Centre during the media day luncheon.

Allyson Brown O.F.A.H. Heritage Centre Program Facilitator

The Shimano Sportsmen’s Aquarium will exhibit warm water fish species such as Largemouth Bass, Muskie, Pike, Walleye, and pan fish.

Wildlife display of North American wildlife will also help teach kids about the outdoors and wildlife. Everything from Deer, Moose, to Wild Turkeys and small mammals will be on display with interactive touch screens and full size mounts.

Summer hours of operation

April 16th- September 1st.

Mon-Sat 10am to 4pm

Sunday noon- 4pm.

Phone – 705-748-6324   ext 100

Web – www.hfhc.ca

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As an avid lifelong angler and hunter, Peter’s outdoor knowledge and experiences keep expanding through his hundreds of hours of hunting and fishing podcast interviews with like minded experts. He has received numerous national writing awards. With thousands of outdoor pictures on Ripple Outdoors and many full-length articles with outdoor magazine and video clips you might say that he not only enjoys his outdoor lifestyle, but he’s quite the fanatic! In 2015 he earned fifth overall on the King of the Wood Contest hosted by Canada In The Rough team, pretty good for a baby boomer deer hunter. His buck was also one of the top bucks taken that season. Through Peter’s deer hunting seminars or by attending outdoor trade shows, like the Toronto Sportsmen Show and The SWOC Big Buck Show, he has connected with thousands of like minded people that love hunting and fishing. As a volunteer or member of local and national outdoor groups like QDMA, SWOC, Outdoor Writers of Canada, Archery Trade Show Association he continues to learn and hone his craft. Read his many articles, listen to his podcasts and rifle through thousands of photos on Ripple Outdoors. Discover Peter’s latest posts about outdoor gear, destinations, how to articles and interviews and you’ll be a better angler and hunter for the experience.

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