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Experiential Gift Guide

Posted on November 29, 2018

Give the gift of experience.

Take some time out this holiday season and experience the magic of intentional gift giving. Choose from a selection of experiences, perfect as a stand-alone gift or a stocking stuffer, to inspire your loved ones.

Tobogganing and Hot Cocoa

Experience the thrill of tobogganing down FortWhyte Alive's famed Richardson Rrrun toboggan slide out onto the frozen lake. After, warm up fireside with a cup of hot cocoa at the Buffalo Stone Café. A gift great option as stand-alone gift or a stocking stuffer for your loved ones.


  • One general admission
  • One cup of hot chocolate at the Buffalo Stone Cafe
  • Use of FWA toboggans for your experience

Please note that admission for parent or guardian not included.

Price: $10
Purchase online or in person at the Nature Shop.

Snowshoe for Two

Experience the magic of exploring FortWhyte Alive by snowshoe. This is a great experiential gift for family and friends of all ages — or the perfect stocking stuffer for you and your significant other to use together in the new year.


  • Two general admissions
  • Two snowshoe rentals

Price: $22
Purchase online or in person at the Nature Shop.

Ice Fishing Experience for Two

Experience a day of ice fishing on the frozen lake at FortWhyte Alive. This is a great gift option for beginners and more experienced fishers alike. Gift on its own or stuff those stockings with one-of-a-kind experiences to help cross those winter adventures off your bucket list.


  • Two general admissions and fishing fees
  • Two ice fishing rod rentals

Price: $27.50
Purchase online or in person at the Nature Shop.

FortWhyte Alive Membership

FortWhyte Alive Membership is a great experiential gift that keeps on giving — all year long.

Unlimited admissions are just the beginning. Not only can members visit as often as they like, members enjoy exclusive discounts and promotions, complimentary rentals — including fishing, snowshoes and other seasonal gear — all while making a difference in your community.

Gift membership cards feature illustrations by Winnipeg artist Gabrielle Funk. Purchase yours at the Nature Shop, or online at

We truly believe that exploring, learning and connecting with nature is how we can create change in the world. People like you make it all possible — if you've been waiting to join us for a visit, there's never been a better time than now.