Friends of the Grand River

Dedicated to Preservation and Conservation on the Grand River

ABOUT US

The Friends of the Grand River is a non-profit organization incorporated in 1995. The organization is made up of volunteers, with an elected board of directors. The funding for projects is raised through membership fees, donations, sponsorship and fund raising events.

You Can Make a Difference

The Grand River is a precious environment that we must all help to maintain and preserve. The Friends of the Grand River need members and membership involvement to help ensure the future of the Grand River watershed.

Become Involved

Joining Friends of The Grand is a great way to get out and meet new people while becoming more involved in your community.

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Help Create a Healthy Ecosystem

Our members are directly involved in creating a healthier ecosystem around the Grand River system. Join our members to make sure this beautiful resource is available to future generations.

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Learn more!

Becoming a member will give you access to workshops and events where you will have access to resident experts who want to share their knowledge with you!

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We are people who enjoy the benefits available on a clean and healthy River System. We believe that the Heritage River designation is precious and unique; and we would like to ensure that it will continue to be so in the future.

Membership

The Friends of the Grand River would like to thank you for your continued support.

Silver Membership
$30
Year

1 Year Membership

A vehicle sticker

Newsletter & Private Forum Access

Gold Membership
$50
Year

1 Year Membership

A vehicle sticker

Newsletter & Private Forum Access

Corporate Sponsor
$500
Year

Canadian charitable donation receipt

Kiosk sign for 1 year

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1 day ago
Grand River Fish Plan

A great post raising awareness from our friends at Grand River fish plan.

It's Endangered Species Day - did you know the Grand River watershed is home to 6 species of at risk fish including Black Redhorse, Eastern Sand Darter, Northern Brook Lamprey, Redside Dace, River ... See more

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3 days ago

Now that trails are groomed and more fish are in the River “Fish stocking”, trees are planted “Tree Planting” and the next generation of angler have the latest information and fishing gear ... See more

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3 days ago

Used Equipment sale — need to sell something or purchase an item or two, this is the place to look for that great deal; who doesn’t need more equipment! Forms can be found on the website at ... See more

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1 week ago
23,000 brown trout being released into the Grand River

A great post from our friends at Guelphtoday.com

Stocking program has resulted in a “world class” brown trout tailwater fishery that has had national and international attention

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1 week ago
Steve

Thanks Steve May for this announcement, time does seem to slip away!.

Grand Opportunities Fly Fishing Forum is less that a month away! First Saturday in June at Belwood Conservation Area. Get it in your calendar. This event is a perfect excuse to get out and share your ... See more

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1 week ago

Grand Opportunities Fly Fishing Forum is less that a month away! First Saturday in June at Belwood Conservation Area. Get it in your calendar. This event is a perfect excuse to get out and share your ... See more

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1 week ago

Okay we have the new dates for stocking the Grand River Tailwater Brown Trout.
The new stocking dates for the Grand River are as follows...Friday may 12th and Monday May 15. We will be stocking 9000 ... See more

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2 weeks ago

Please be advised that the Fish Stocking schedule for Monday May 08 and Tuesday May 09, 2017 on the Grand River Tailwater Brown Trout Fishery has been CANCELLED!! Due to high river flows and ... See more

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2 weeks ago

***Tomorrow's road clean up is cancelled due to weather.*** Please spread the word. Too much water in ditches make it very tough and unsafe. Road clean up will be rescheduled. Dates TBD. We will ... See more

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2 weeks ago
Photos from Friends of the Grand River's post

A special thanks to everyone that came out for tree planting on the upper Grand River! Another successful day. We greatly appreciate your hard work!
This Saturday May 6th is road clean up and next ... See more

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