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The get outside gift guide

Posted on November 16, 2021

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.

The best gift is time spent outside together.

An adult walks through a forest while it is snowing.

Snowshoe Adventure

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: $30
Purchase online.

Ice Fishing Adventure

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: $35
Purchase online.


Lake Shaker Tickets

An after-hours party that gives you a whole new appreciation for winter. Find unforgettable winter experiences at The Lake Shaker, complete with warm bonfires, cold beverages, live music, outdoor adventure — and a few surprises. The Lake Shaker is an 18+ event.

Price: $30 FWA Members / $35 General
Purchase online.


Give the gift of community.

FortWhyte Alive Gift 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.

Purchase yours 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.