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Memories of Moorecroft

Low tide at Moorecroft Regional Park – looking toward Gerald Island from the lagoon

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Moorecroft Bay

Thanks to a deal that saw most of the former Camp Moorecroft become a regional park, you can enjoy some pristine beach while watching local wildlife and plants reclaiming the land. Not all is well though, as much of the … Continue reading

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Moorecroft Regional Park

Moorecroft was established in 1934 as a summer camp for girls by Gertrude Moore. She operated the camp until failing health necessitated the decision to sell the property in 1954. The United Church of Canada purchased the property for $50,000, … Continue reading

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