Connecting
humans
with
nature.

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

Visitor talking a walk in the forest during fall.

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

Adventure is
waiting for you.

This summer is yours to explore.⁠ Make it an adventure by trying something new — from paddling on the lake to cruising through the forest.

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.

Shop Local

Shop locally-made, environmentally-friendly gifts at the Nature Shop to help you and your loved ones connect with nature. Or stop by the Buffalo Stone Cafe for a bite of locally sourced, delicious fare.

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.

Do Something Special

Tee up in support of environmental education or indulge in our sumptuous Harvest Supper. When you attend one of our signature fundraising events, you support essential environmental education for local youth.

Get on the Water

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