Guelph, Ontario

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Join our Wellington County birding email hotline.

Simply send from your preferred email address an email to with the following message (only):

          subscribe wellbirds-l  yourfirstname yourfamilyname


If you'd like to receive Wild Birds Unlimited email newsletters you can email the store at asking to get the store email newsletters. They are sent out twice a month and include an article about the bird of the month or seasonal information, as well as monthly sales and featured products. You can also sign up for the newsletter during your next visit!



Bird Hikes

Want to go birding but don't know where to start?! Let us help! Wild Birds Unlimited has planned some introductory hikes in the area just for you. Our very own Richard Tofflemire, the bird man, will be leading them. Click here for information on upcoming hikes. 


Call the store at 519-821-2473 with any questions.



Sign up for WellBirds (see above) and/or watch your newsletter for hikes.  Hikes will also be posted in our email newsletter - click the Get Email News tab to sign up for this free service.

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Nature Guelph

Want to connect with other nature-lovers in our area? Guelph Nature (formerly called Guelph Field Naturalists) holds meetings (both publicly and for members-only), leads local hikes, and runs great children programs such as Young Naturalists (NAT's) and Naturalists in Training (NIT's). For those specifically interested in birds, check out the BirdWing Meetings on the last Monday of the month at 7:30 at the Ellington residences 168 Metcalfe St.

Meetings such as these are provided by GN for bird-lovers' benefit. Please consider becoming a member if you are not already. To find out how to join, or to check for upcoming events, visit .