People passionate about nature

Mantario Through the Looking Glass

Monday, July 11, 2022 to Friday, July 15, 2022

Join botanist Charles Burchill and photographer Brian Hydesmith for an exploration of the Mantario ecology and landscape through your eyes, magnifying glasses, and the lens of your camera. Find a new appreciation for everything from sunsets to trees to edible and useful local plants, through useful information and techniques.

Trip Leaders:

Charles Burchill is an avid paddler and field botanist with a keen interest in exploring from the back of the lens. He has been a leader with the Mantario Summer Program since the 1990s and has enjoyed paddling and exploring the region for many years.

Brian Hydesmith has been photographing for decades and will help us identify some great locations and provide advice, tips, and challenges to improve our photography, regardless of your experience or camera.