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!
GUIDED CANOE TOURS (We have NEW Canoes!!)
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
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.