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.
Under new health restrictions, FortWhyte Alive will be temporarily closed. Core staff will remain on-site to maintain security and make sure animals are cared for.
Whether it’s by foot, bike, or snowshoe, experience the restorative power of time in the forest.
Explore our lakes from a kayak or canoe, or bring your kids to discover our boardwalk marshes with a dipnet in hand.
Catch a glimpse of the many animals that call FortWhyte home. It’s a birders paradise with more than 160 species sighted.
Deliver meaningful, hands-on learning to your students through our curriculum-informed programming. Our online lesson plans help you guide experiential learning in the classroom.
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.
Dine by sunset while watching the Buffalo Cup Regatta or indulge in our sumptuous Harvest Supper. When you attend one of our three signature events, you support essential environmental education for local youth.