According to an Objibway elder, owls signify wisdom and foresight, and are keepers of sacred knowledge.
Eyes by artist Donald Chretien, of the band Nipissing First Nation
This is one of 10 unique kilometre trail markers in the Town of Newmarket.
Inspired by the environment
Finding inspiration in nature, faith and spirituality, Jim Menken is the chainsaw carver.
Closeup of owl's eye
The markers track a hiker's journey as he/she progresses along the trail.
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