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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6 days ago
Grand River MacPherson Bowstring Bridge, Dufferin County, Canada

Irish banjo and fiddle accompanies these scenic Grand River summer landscapes at the 1921 MacPherson bowstring arch bridge on East Garafraxa Township 12th Line in Ontario's Dufferin County.

Like the other four bowstring arch bridges so emblematic of Ontario's scenic Grand River valley, the 1921 MacPherson Bridge features uncommonly offset double...

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1 week ago
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*FOGR needs your help!**

Are you a Fishing guide, a fisherman, or just a general user and lover of the Upper Grand tailwater? We need your help! Over the past few years we have seen a VERY steady ... See more

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1 week ago
Simms Fishing Products

Filming is a lot like fishing – it pays to get lucky every now and then. Killer clip from our friend Martin Falklind #simmsfishing #forgettheforecast

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2 weeks ago

Lost & Found: if Craig or someone who knows him sees this, an item he lost on the river Thurs. 8 June was found. Reply here or through the FOGR membership web page.

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2 weeks ago
Tivoli Films Inc.

WE are so fortunate to be part of a great community, Wellington county has so many hidden gems to discover, Enjoy!

Here is another spot we created for Wellington County!

www.tivolifilms.ca

Honeychurch Lane à la mode Elora Pottery Classes and Workshops Sight & Sound Studios The Friendly Chef Adventures Inc. ... See more

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3 weeks ago
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Guest Spotlight - Steve May - Professional Tyer and Guide

Toothy Critters - 2:00pm to 3:00pm

Last but certainly not least in this guest presenter spotlight is the one and only Steve May.

Steve is ... See more

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3 weeks ago
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Guest Tyer Spotlight - Matt Scanlon - Guide, Grand River Outfitting & Fly Shop

http://ontarioflyfishing.ca/

Guide Flies, 10:30am to 1:30pm

If the term "trout bum" was in the Oxford Dictionary, you ... See more

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3 weeks ago
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Guest Spotlight - Larry Mellors/Angelica Wroblewski

Women's Casting Clinic - 1:00pm to 2:30pm

Friends of the Grand River are very excited to have Larry and Angelica hosting a women's casting clinic ... See more

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3 weeks ago
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Guest Tyer Spotlight - Jay Passmore - Jay's Custom Flies
The Extended Body, 10:30am to 1:30pm

If you have ever bought a fly in a shop in Southern Ontario in the last 20 years, chances are it may ... See more

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3 weeks ago
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Guest Spotlight - Ken Collins - Grand River Troutfitters - Owner/Operator
http://www.grandrivertroutfitters.com
The Perfect Cast - 1:00pm to 2:00pm

Ken Collins needs no introduction, and Friends of ... See more

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