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Experience Autumn at FortWhyte Alive!

Check out our calendar of events to find out about  programming and seminars. Our Fall hours of operation are Monday to Friday, 9 am - 5 pm, Friday, Saturday, Sundays & Holidays from 10 am to 5 pm.

Please Note: The Buffalo Stone will be closed on Wednesday, September 17th. Sorry for the inconvenience. 


A Celebration of Youth, Food and Community

Tuesday September 23 at FortWhyte Farms

Spend a crisp autmun evening dining outdoors, enjoying live musical entertainment as the sun sets. Join us for FortWhyte Farms’ inaugural Harvest Supper, a special fundraising event staged among the rows of crops at FortWhyte Farms. Diversity Catering will be creating a delicious 3 course meal that features ingredients fresh from the farm. View the menu by clicking here.

Celebrate the harvest and the hard work by our Farm staff, volunteers and interns while raising funds for healthy living youth programs at FortWhyte Farms.

TICKETS: $75 (tax receipt for $35 will be issued)

Purchase with our secure online form, or by calling (204) 989-8355


Cruise our trails on
a rental bike

Visit FortWhyte Alive’s NEW Bicycle Library
and check out FWA’s fleet of cruiser bicycles,
available for children and adults.
We even have chariots for your little ones.

Single Bike – 1 hour: $10, 2 hours: $15
Family (4 or more bikes) – 1 hour: $35,
2 hours: $50
15% discount for Members. Taxes not included.

Special thanks to Wawanesa for their
generous support, and to Olympia on
Portage Avenue for their assistance!


FortWhyte Life:
Fall 2014 Newsletter


The Fall 2014 FortWhyte Life
is available for download by
clicking here!

Check out our exciting new fall public
programming for September, October, and November!



A Prairie Legacy:
The Bison and its People

A Canadian Tourism Commission Signature Experience

Watch Manitoba’s past come alive at FortWhyte this spring. Discover Manitoba’s rich history and natural wonders with FortWhyte Alive EcoTours. Now featuring, A Prairie Legacy: The Bison and Its People, part of the Canadian Tourism Commission’s Signature Experiences Collection.

To participate in this experience: Please call 989-8353 or email FortWhyte Alive.

Click here for more information! 



FortWhyte Alive Gift Cards

The perfect gift for any nature lover! 

Available in any denomination,  FortWhyte Gift Cards may be used towards the Nature Shop, Membership, the Buffalo Stone Café or programming at FortWhyte Alive!

Available at the Nature Shop.


Recycle your Batteries and Cellphones at FortWhyte!

FortWhyte Alive is proud to take part in Call2Recycle®, the only free battery and cell phone collection program in North America. Bring your old batteries (up to 5 kg in weight) and cell phones to FortWhyte and drop them off in one of our Call2Recycle® collection boxes, located in the Alloway Centre and at the Info Desk in the Interpretive Centre. Help us keep toxic waste from entering landfills and give reclaimed materials a second life!

Click here for more information on this program.



Join Us for 2 O’clock Walks Every Sunday

Let your nature guide take you north to the Bison Prairie, the Tipi Encampment and the Pioneer Sod House … or south to the aspen forest for bird watching. Each walk is a new adventure! FREE with regular admission


FortWhyte Alive on Breakfast Television

CityTV's Drew Kozub spends the morning checking out the fun winter activities FortWhyte has to offer!


Winter Fun!

FortWhyte Alive's skating and tobogganing facilities are ready for your enjoyment.