Record #: PET1404
Last Modified: 04 Apr 2023
Last Full Update: 13 Jun 2022


Description (Service) Accessible fishing pond offers barrier-free fishing to seniors, people with special needs, junior anglers or people with other physical or financial limitations.
  • also available to community and school groups
  • Provides fishing equipment and instruction free of charge. Guests are asked to bring their own bait

Service Details

Hours by appointment only
Dates: May-Oct (Victoria Day weekend to Thanksgiving weekend)
Areas Served Peterborough (County of)
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Must call in advance to book a time
Languages English
Fees None

Address and Location

Site Location Located outside the Ontario Federation of Anglers and Hunters head office and adjacent to the Mario Cortellucci Hunting and Fishing Heritage Centre
Located In Community Peterborough
Address & Map
4601 Guthrie Dr
Peterborough, ON
Canada K9J 8L5
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Intersection Bensfort Rd and Guthrie Dr
Physical Access Fully Accessible

Contact Information

Office Phone 705-748-6324, ext 100
Fax 705-748-9577
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Primary Contact Meribeth Burley, Conservation Education Coordinator; Phone: ext 100; Email:
Alternate Contact David Ryrie, Supervisor of Outreach Programs; Phone: ext 254
Mailing Address PO Box 2800 
Peterborough, ON 
Canada K9J 8L5

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