It’s time to strap on your winter hiking boots.

The Mattagami Region Conservation Authority is hosting its 6th Annual Timmins Winter Hiking Day. Communications Specialist Crystal Percibal says this hike promotes the conservation area and a healthy lifestyle.

Percibal says the Timmins Porcupine Search and Rescue will also do a short winter survival presentation.

Winter Hiking Day will take place at Hersey Lake on Sunday from 12:00pm to 2:00pm.