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Tours and Special Events

Guided Canoe Tours and Walking Tours

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!

 

Special Events

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

 

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.  We have Explorer Passports that you can bring back each week and complete for a chance to win a free Family Canoe Tour!!  Drop in anytime throughout the day!

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

 

Wild About Plants

Saturday, July 7

Learn all about how wetland plants adapt to life in wet conditions.  Harvest some wetland treats and try your hand at some plant art.  Activities for the whole family!

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

 

Sunset and Sunrise Paddle

Sunset - Friday, July 13, 20 & 27

Sunrise - Sunday, July 15, 22 & 29 

For the morning or night person!  Join us on a special canoe tour that explores the ponds and channels at the beginning or end of the day.  A magnificent time to explore the wetlands!

Time: Sunrise - 7 am - 9 am; Sunset - 7 pm - 9 pm 

Cost: $12 per person

 

Hot Days of Summer Series

Saturdays in August

Cool off in the wetland with fun activities related to water and wetlands...be prepared to get a little wet...  Drop in anytime throughout the day.

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

 

Evening Prowl

Friday, August 10 & 24

Join us as we prowl around the wetland in search of nighttime activity...from bats to bugs to birds.  Please bring a flashlight.  Distance hiked will be 3 kms.  

Time: 8 pm - 10 pm • Cost: $5 per person

 

Nature Movie Night

Wednesdays in August

We will screen a nature/wildlife related movie in the Nature Centre...a different movie each time that will appeal to all ages!  We will have popcorn!

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

 

Nature Journal Workshop *Cancelled*

Thursday, August 23

Come and create a nature journal that is a collection of recycled and natural materials collected in the wetland.

You must pre-register for this event by August 20.  Call (250) 402 8661 or email us.

Time: 9 am -  12 pm • Cost: $15 per person

 

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