Winter Pursuits For Kids!

What's the best way to learn about nature? By EXPERIENCING nature!

Exclusively run outdoors, this program will focus on embracing all that winter has to offer!  From snowshoe obstacle courses & bannock roasting to shelter building & animal tracking, participants will learn new skills, uncover some of winter's mysteries and have fun outdoors!


  • Member* - $12.35 per participant/day 
  • Non-Member - $19.00 per participant/ day

* Member Rate Applies to Valid, Annual Family Membership Holders


  • 1:00pm-3:00pm


  • 6-12 years old (must be enrolled in Grade 1 minimum)


Winter Pursuits  2020 Date Activities
January 12 Hike with Scavenger Hunt, Jumbo Bird Nest Building & Meet Wodin the Snowy Owl
January 19 Snowshoe Hike with Obstacle Course, Animal Games & Chickadee Feeding
January 26 Cross Country Skiing & Bannock Roasting

February 2

Adventure Skills: Shelter Building & Fire Building
February 23 Animal Tracking & Bannock Roasting
March 1 Compass Orienteering & Chickadee Feeding


Winter Pursuits 'Uniform':

Outer Ensemble Small Backpack Containing:
  • Winter coat
  • Snow pants
  • Hat
  • Scarf
  • Mitts
  • Boots
  • Dress in loose fitting layers (preferably wool/synthetics, avoid cotton)
  • Snack (appropriate for eating with mitts on; preferably litterless)
  • Water bottle
  • Extra mitts
  • Extra socks


How to register:

Space is limited!  Once your registration form below is submitted you will be given the option to pay for your desired dates via PayPal on the following page. You do not need a PayPal account - the site will prompt you to pay with your Credit Card or Visa Debit as a 'guest'.

*Please note:

  • Make sure that the name entered in PayPal matches the name of the Parent/ Guardian so that we can match registrations.
  • You are able to register for multiple days at once.

Please address any questions or concerns to our Education & Reservations Coordinator by email education(at) or phone 705.526.7809 x220.

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