Connecting
humans
with
nature.

Immerse yourself in the wilderness, without leaving the city. Winnipeg’s urban nature oasis is the perfect place to explore, wander, and discover something new.

Immerse yourself in the wilderness, without leaving the city. Winnipeg’s urban nature oasis is the perfect place to explore, wander, and discover something new.

FortWhyte Alive is
waiting for you.

Our deepest gratitude goes to all of you, our wonderful community members, who have shown us patience and understanding as we've navigated changing circumstances

Hit the Trail

Whether it’s by foot, bike, or snowshoe, experience the restorative power of time in the forest.

Spot Wildlife

Catch a glimpse of the many animals that call FortWhyte home. It’s a birders paradise with more than 160 species sighted.

Take Your Classroom Outdoors

Deliver meaningful, hands-on learning to your students through our virtual curriculum-informed programming. Our online lesson plans help you guide experiential learning in the classroom.

Get on the Water

Explore our frozen lakes by foot and drop a line into the water for catch and release fishing.

Shop Local

Shop locally-made, environmentally-friendly gifts at the Nature Shop to help you and your loved ones connect with nature.

Try Something New

If you’re new to getting outside or want to try something different, FortWhyte Alive is the perfect place to do it. Our equipment rentals and interpretive programming will have you discovering a new way to enjoy the outdoors in no time.