Who has ever paddled a canoe, or cast a fly,
or pitched a tent in the north woods
and has not stopped to listen to this wail of the wilderness?
And what would the wilderness be without it?
– A.C. Bent
Loons have long been considered a symbol of wilderness and solitude. We are fortunate to be able to watch these majestic birds and hear the sounds of their haunting calls echo across our pond.
Find out more about the common loon and updates on our mating pair in the links to the right.
There is also important information about the threats to loons and what you can do to help.