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.

Two canoes padding at FortWhyte Alive at sunset.

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.

Summer is here!
Get ready to embrace long, warm days.

This season is yours to explore.⁠ Make it an adventure by trying something new — from navigating trails on a cruiser bike to roaming our lake in a canoe.

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 walking through our aspen forest or wandering our network of wetland boardwalk experience the restorative power of time in nature.

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 your class outside

Our curriculum-informed K-12 programming provides everything you need for outstanding environmental education at your school and at FortWhyte Alive.