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Tours and Special Events

The Disocvery Centre offers a variety of programs and events througout our season - May to October.  Check out the new and exciting tours and events offered in 2019 below!



Join a Naturalist for one-hour guided canoe tour & experience the sights and sounds of the wetland!  Paddle the ponds and channels in search of wildlife - you never know what you might encounter!

When: Daily from May - Aug (when open)

Departing at: 9:30 am, 10:30 am, 1 pm & 2 pm

Cost: $10 Adults • $7 Children

Please call and pre book to ensure availability

Cancellation can occur due to extreme and inclement weather


WALKING TOURS are created seasonally and can be booked upon request.  Visit or contact us for details!



All events take place at the Nature Centre.  Registration is not required unless specified.

Creston Valley Bird Festival

Saturday, May 11

Join us for the 7th Annual CV Bird Festival!  Guided tours, presentations and valley events...  To register for events, go to www.crestonvalleybirds.ca


Family Fun Days

Saturdays in June

Join us each Saturday in June for a different nature themed day filled with fun events and activities for the whole family.  Drop in anytime throughout the day!

Time: 10 am - 3 pm • Cost: By Donation


Parent and Tot

Mondays in June

A nature inspired outdoor adventure with story and craft time geared towards 3-5 year olds and their parents.  Drop in when you can, no registration required.

Time: 10 am - 11:30 am • Cost: Parent(s) and child is $4 per time (additional siblings $1 each)


Sunset and Sunrise Paddle

Sunset - Friday, July 19  Time: 7 pm - 9 pm

Sunrise - Sunday, July 28  Time: 7 am - 9 am

For the morning or night person!  Join us on a special canoe tour that explores the ponds and channels in search of wildlife and adventure.  

Cost: $12 per person


Animal Dress-Up

Thursday July 4th and August 1st

Transform yourselve into a real or invented animal with  facepainting, crafts, games and more and learn to adapt to your environment. Includes guided walk in the wetland. Fun for kids and families of all ages.

Time: 1 pm - 3 pm  • Cost: $2 per person


Hot Days of Summer Series

Saturdays in August (no program August 31)

Join us as we explore a different theme each week with related activities, crafts, games and stories.  Something for all ages.  Drop in anytime.

Time: 9 am - 3 pm  • Cost: By Donation


Nature Movie Night

Wednesdays in August

We will screen a different nature/wildlife related movie in the Centre each week that will appeal to all ages!  We will have popcorn!  Bring a pillow/blanket.  PJ’s encouraged.

Time: 7 pm - 9 pm  • Cost: $2 per person


Download our 2019 Program Guide to see the variety of events and programs offered.