Monday January 27, 2020

Thank you to our “Green Up/Clean Up” volunteers!

We had our first “Green Up/Clean Up” day on Saturday, August 24th, collecting road side & river trash along the Kennisis River, Big Hawk Lake Road, Little Hawk Lake Road & in EJ Park.  Our 20 volunteers worked for about 2 hours and collected 12 large bags of trash.  Well done clean up team! Many […]

It’s been such a busy August! Decorated docks, abandoned docks, golf … great fun, great community spirit and a positive impact on our lake environment

Isn’t that a big part of our lake association’s mandate?  You bet it is! Many thanks to our organizers, volunteers and participants in the Parade of Lights on Big Hawk Lake, the abandoned docks clean up on Little Hawk Lake and the outstanding golf tournament at Blairhampton.    Key organizers for these events were Carol […]

Our August 24th “Green Up/Clean Up” of the Kennisis River & road is almost here – and we still need volunteers

Please register in advance by emailing Curt Alpeter at if you will be volunteering on Saturday.  Remember – volunteers not only get some exercise, clean up our lake environment and get to know some lake neighbours – there’s also a free BBQ to follow for all Clean Up volunteers! The day starts at 10am at […]

Reminder: volunteers needed for our “Green Up Day” on Aug. 24th

With a goal of cleaning up the Kennisis River and road, we need to gather cottagers & residents both by foot and on water for this inaugural event.  Help us make this a success by “greening up” our environment. Start the day at 10am at Elvin Johnson Park on Halls lake for registration, trash collection […]

Looking for things to do this summer? HHLPOA has a full roster of new and returning events for 2019

Our summer kicks off with an informative annual general meeting on July 6th at Camp Kawabi on Big Hawk Lake and continues through July, August and September with an outstanding roster of events.  We’ve got a scavenger hunt challenge, a “Swap on the Dock” floating yard sale to help you tidy up the cottage or […]

Cottage Succession information session from FOCA

Learn how to keep the “family” in the “family cottage”, with Peter Lillico, an estate planning lawyer. This event is free for FOCA/HHLPOA members, but will cost $40 at the door (which also will update your HHLPOA membership). Pre-registration is suggested to or 705-749-3622

The Golf Scramble is back!

Start practising now – the 2017 Golf Scramble will once again be at Blairhampton Golf Club, Duck Lake Road, Minden, sponsored by our HHLPOA. Join your friends and neighbours at this fun, “nine & dine”  event. Contact Ted Burbidge for details at  

Your last opportunity – Native Plant Sale wraps up at Halls Lake

For those who couldn’t make it to Big Hawk Lake on July 1, please join us at Elvin Johnson Park on Halls Lake for the final session of our 2017 native plant sale.  It will only be from 3-6pm.

2015 HHLPOA Neighbourhood Fun Day lives up to its name!

Great fun was had by all participants at our 3rd annual Neighbourhood Fun Day in July!  Big thanks to our many volunteers and exhibitors, with a special mention to Rick Ronchka for his vision and extraordinary organization skills. We look forward to seeing everyone next year!

First Annual HHLPOA “9 & Dine” Golf Scramble sets the “par” high for next year

Congratulations to the winning team of Elaine Burbidge, Claire Littlefield, Bruce Harris and Doug Greenhow for becoming the first champions of the HHLPOA Golf Scramble, posting a score of 34 (2 under) and besting six other teams at Blairhampton Golf Club August 7th. They have the honour of having their names engraved on the unique hand […]