Jim Van Tine was heavily-involved in the restoration of Baikie Island and will lead a tour of the restored natural area on Rivers Day

See Baikie Island transformed

The tour will highlight the amazing transformation of Baikie Island from an industrial site to an award-winning nature reserve

Celebrate River’s Day on Sunday, Sept. 29 with a tour of Baikie Island.

The tour will highlight the amazing transformation of Baikie Island from an industrial site to an award-winning nature reserve.

After the tour, head over to Haig-Brown House to continue the River’s Day festivities that take place from noon to 4 p.m.

There will be food, music, fly-tying and lots of other activities to enjoy.

The Baikie Island tour takes place from 10:30 a.m. to noon.

The tour is free of charge, but participants must pre-register. To book your spot, please call the Sportsplex at 250-923-7911.