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Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
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Goose Flight Feasts x SMITH Restaurant 5:30 pm
Goose Flight Feasts x SMITH Restaurant
Oct 1 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Goose Flight Feasts x SMITH Restaurant
FortWhyte Alive and SMITH Restaurant collaborate to bring you this year’s Goose Flight Feasts. Inspired by the season, menus focus on locally sourced ingredients and bold culinary flavours.
Sunset Goose Flights | SOLD OUT 6:00 pm
Sunset Goose Flights | SOLD OUT
Oct 1 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Sunset Goose Flights | SOLD OUT
Take some time out on a crisp autumn evening to witness and experience the magic of fall migration from a new vantage point at FortWhyte Alive. Watch as the sun slowly disappears below the horizon...
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Daylight Goose Flights 11:00 am
Daylight Goose Flights
Oct 2 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Daylight Goose Flights
Enjoy a new spin on an old family favourite with a day-time goose flight presentation! Cozy up along Lake Devonian’s shores and learn about the magic of our migration season.  
Goose Flight Feasts x SMITH Restaurant 5:30 pm
Goose Flight Feasts x SMITH Restaurant
Oct 2 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Goose Flight Feasts x SMITH Restaurant
FortWhyte Alive and SMITH Restaurant collaborate to bring you this year’s Goose Flight Feasts. Inspired by the season, menus focus on locally sourced ingredients and bold culinary flavours.
Sunset Goose Flights | SOLD OUT 6:00 pm
Sunset Goose Flights | SOLD OUT
Oct 2 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Sunset Goose Flights | SOLD OUT
Take some time out on a crisp autumn evening to witness and experience the magic of fall migration from a new vantage point at FortWhyte Alive. Watch as the sun slowly disappears below the horizon...
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Family Forest Immersion 10:30 am
Family Forest Immersion
Oct 3 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Engage your family in an immersive, inquiry-based outdoor experience and explore forest, prairie, and wetlands with a FortWhyte Naturalist guiding you along the way. This six-week session will leave you feeling confident and inspired to...
Alive in the Woods 1:00 pm
Alive in the Woods
Oct 3 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Take part in various nature inspired activities and exploration, and let your adventurous side come to life. Each week we will feature a different activity geared towards varying ages, helping you get connected with nature.
Goose Flight Feasts x SMITH Restaurant 5:30 pm
Goose Flight Feasts x SMITH Restaurant
Oct 3 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Goose Flight Feasts x SMITH Restaurant
FortWhyte Alive and SMITH Restaurant collaborate to bring you this year’s Goose Flight Feasts. Inspired by the season, menus focus on locally sourced ingredients and bold culinary flavours.
Sunset Goose Flights | SOLD OUT 6:00 pm
Sunset Goose Flights | SOLD OUT
Oct 3 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Sunset Goose Flights | SOLD OUT
Take some time out on a crisp autumn evening to witness and experience the magic of fall migration from a new vantage point at FortWhyte Alive. Watch as the sun slowly disappears below the horizon...
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Scavenger Hunt 10:30 am
Scavenger Hunt
Oct 4 @ 10:30 am – 4:30 pm
Scavenger Hunt
Explore the fascinating natural world with the help of a scavenger hunt to see how many wonders you can find. This child-led learning activity promotes curiosity and exploration of the outdoors, and making connections to...
Sunset Goose Flights | SOLD OUT 6:00 pm
Sunset Goose Flights | SOLD OUT
Oct 4 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Sunset Goose Flights | SOLD OUT
Take some time out on a crisp autumn evening to witness and experience the magic of fall migration from a new vantage point at FortWhyte Alive. Watch as the sun slowly disappears below the horizon...
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Sunset Goose Flights | SOLD OUT 6:00 pm
Sunset Goose Flights | SOLD OUT
Oct 5 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Sunset Goose Flights | SOLD OUT
Take some time out on a crisp autumn evening to witness and experience the magic of fall migration from a new vantage point at FortWhyte Alive. Watch as the sun slowly disappears below the horizon...
Jack and Jill Bootcamp | SOLD OUT 6:30 pm
Jack and Jill Bootcamp | SOLD OUT
Oct 5 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
This six-week functional movement bootcamp will see you getting creative with trees, logs, axes, saws, and canoes for a wilderness-inspired workout comprised of mobility, strength and cardio training. Get your heart pumping, enjoy the outdoors...
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Wild Child 10:00 am
Wild Child
Oct 6 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Wild Child
Designed for you and yours to connect with nature, this five-week session is infused with nature, fun, and outdoor-inspired adventure. Wild Child is a unique opportunity for parents and caregivers to engage in authentic outdoor...
Fit Together: Babywearing Fitness Hike 1:00 pm
Fit Together: Babywearing Fitness Hike
Oct 6 @ 1:00 pm – 2:15 pm
Fit Together Babywearing Hikes are a baby-friendly cardiovascular, strength and flexibility workout through the trails and lakes of scenic FortWhyte Alive, all with baby in a carrier. Meet other parents in your community and get...
Sunset Goose Flights | SOLD OUT 6:00 pm
Sunset Goose Flights | SOLD OUT
Oct 6 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Sunset Goose Flights | SOLD OUT
Take some time out on a crisp autumn evening to witness and experience the magic of fall migration from a new vantage point at FortWhyte Alive. Watch as the sun slowly disappears below the horizon...
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Daylight Goose Flights 11:00 am
Daylight Goose Flights
Oct 7 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Daylight Goose Flights
Enjoy a new spin on an old family favourite with a day-time goose flight presentation! Cozy up along Lake Devonian’s shores and learn about the magic of our migration season.  
Goose Flight Feasts x SMITH Restaurant 5:30 pm
Goose Flight Feasts x SMITH Restaurant
Oct 7 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Goose Flight Feasts x SMITH Restaurant
FortWhyte Alive and SMITH Restaurant collaborate to bring you this year’s Goose Flight Feasts. Inspired by the season, menus focus on locally sourced ingredients and bold culinary flavours.
Sunset Goose Flights | SOLD OUT 6:00 pm
Sunset Goose Flights | SOLD OUT
Oct 7 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Sunset Goose Flights | SOLD OUT
Take some time out on a crisp autumn evening to witness and experience the magic of fall migration from a new vantage point at FortWhyte Alive. Watch as the sun slowly disappears below the horizon...
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Goose Flight Feasts x SMITH Restaurant 5:30 pm
Goose Flight Feasts x SMITH Restaurant
Oct 8 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Goose Flight Feasts x SMITH Restaurant
FortWhyte Alive and SMITH Restaurant collaborate to bring you this year’s Goose Flight Feasts. Inspired by the season, menus focus on locally sourced ingredients and bold culinary flavours.
Sunset Goose Flights | SOLD OUT 6:00 pm
Sunset Goose Flights | SOLD OUT
Oct 8 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Sunset Goose Flights | SOLD OUT
Take some time out on a crisp autumn evening to witness and experience the magic of fall migration from a new vantage point at FortWhyte Alive. Watch as the sun slowly disappears below the horizon...
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Daylight Goose Flights 11:00 am
Daylight Goose Flights
Oct 9 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Daylight Goose Flights
Enjoy a new spin on an old family favourite with a day-time goose flight presentation! Cozy up along Lake Devonian’s shores and learn about the magic of our migration season.  
Goose Flight Feasts x SMITH Restaurant 5:30 pm
Goose Flight Feasts x SMITH Restaurant
Oct 9 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Goose Flight Feasts x SMITH Restaurant
FortWhyte Alive and SMITH Restaurant collaborate to bring you this year’s Goose Flight Feasts. Inspired by the season, menus focus on locally sourced ingredients and bold culinary flavours.
Sunset Goose Flights | SOLD OUT 6:00 pm
Sunset Goose Flights | SOLD OUT
Oct 9 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Sunset Goose Flights | SOLD OUT
Take some time out on a crisp autumn evening to witness and experience the magic of fall migration from a new vantage point at FortWhyte Alive. Watch as the sun slowly disappears below the horizon...
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Family Forest Immersion 10:30 am
Family Forest Immersion
Oct 10 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Engage your family in an immersive, inquiry-based outdoor experience and explore forest, prairie, and wetlands with a FortWhyte Naturalist guiding you along the way. This six-week session will leave you feeling confident and inspired to...
Family Orienteering Adventure 10:30 am
Family Orienteering Adventure
Oct 10 @ 10:30 am – 4:30 pm
Grab an orienteering sheet and try your hand at navigating our course using landmarks. If your family completes the course and figures out the secret phrase, you win a prize!
Alive in the Woods 1:00 pm
Alive in the Woods
Oct 10 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Take part in various nature inspired activities and exploration, and let your adventurous side come to life. Each week we will feature a different activity geared towards varying ages, helping you get connected with nature.
Goose Flight Feasts x SMITH Restaurant 5:30 pm
Goose Flight Feasts x SMITH Restaurant
Oct 10 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Goose Flight Feasts x SMITH Restaurant
FortWhyte Alive and SMITH Restaurant collaborate to bring you this year’s Goose Flight Feasts. Inspired by the season, menus focus on locally sourced ingredients and bold culinary flavours.
Sunset Goose Flights | SOLD OUT 6:00 pm
Sunset Goose Flights | SOLD OUT
Oct 10 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Sunset Goose Flights | SOLD OUT
Take some time out on a crisp autumn evening to witness and experience the magic of fall migration from a new vantage point at FortWhyte Alive. Watch as the sun slowly disappears below the horizon...
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Migration Secrets 11:00 am
Migration Secrets
Oct 11 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Winter is coming, and nature is on the move! FortWhyte Alive’s naturalist team will share some of their favourite places to see birds and mammals and how migration and other seasonal adaptation is underway. Experience...
Storytelling by the Fire 1:00 pm
Storytelling by the Fire
Oct 11 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Enhance your FortWhyte visit with a stop by our resident storyteller. Enjoy family-friendly tales set to the tune of a delightful crackling fire.
Sunset Goose Flights | SOLD OUT 6:00 pm
Sunset Goose Flights | SOLD OUT
Oct 11 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Sunset Goose Flights | SOLD OUT
Take some time out on a crisp autumn evening to witness and experience the magic of fall migration from a new vantage point at FortWhyte Alive. Watch as the sun slowly disappears below the horizon...
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Sunset Goose Flights | SOLD OUT 6:00 pm
Sunset Goose Flights | SOLD OUT
Oct 12 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Sunset Goose Flights | SOLD OUT
Take some time out on a crisp autumn evening to witness and experience the magic of fall migration from a new vantage point at FortWhyte Alive. Watch as the sun slowly disappears below the horizon...
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Goose Flight Feasts x SMITH Restaurant 5:30 pm
Goose Flight Feasts x SMITH Restaurant
Oct 13 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Goose Flight Feasts x SMITH Restaurant
FortWhyte Alive and SMITH Restaurant collaborate to bring you this year’s Goose Flight Feasts. Inspired by the season, menus focus on locally sourced ingredients and bold culinary flavours.
Sunset Goose Flights | SOLD OUT 6:00 pm
Sunset Goose Flights | SOLD OUT
Oct 13 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Sunset Goose Flights | SOLD OUT
Take some time out on a crisp autumn evening to witness and experience the magic of fall migration from a new vantage point at FortWhyte Alive. Watch as the sun slowly disappears below the horizon...
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Daylight Goose Flights 11:00 am
Daylight Goose Flights
Oct 14 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Daylight Goose Flights
Enjoy a new spin on an old family favourite with a day-time goose flight presentation! Cozy up along Lake Devonian’s shores and learn about the magic of our migration season.  
Goose Flight Feasts x SMITH Restaurant 5:30 pm
Goose Flight Feasts x SMITH Restaurant
Oct 14 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Goose Flight Feasts x SMITH Restaurant
FortWhyte Alive and SMITH Restaurant collaborate to bring you this year’s Goose Flight Feasts. Inspired by the season, menus focus on locally sourced ingredients and bold culinary flavours.
Sunset Goose Flights | SOLD OUT 6:00 pm
Sunset Goose Flights | SOLD OUT
Oct 14 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Sunset Goose Flights | SOLD OUT
Take some time out on a crisp autumn evening to witness and experience the magic of fall migration from a new vantage point at FortWhyte Alive. Watch as the sun slowly disappears below the horizon...
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Goose Flight Feasts x SMITH Restaurant 5:30 pm
Goose Flight Feasts x SMITH Restaurant
Oct 15 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Goose Flight Feasts x SMITH Restaurant
FortWhyte Alive and SMITH Restaurant collaborate to bring you this year’s Goose Flight Feasts. Inspired by the season, menus focus on locally sourced ingredients and bold culinary flavours.
Sunset Goose Flights | SOLD OUT 6:00 pm
Sunset Goose Flights | SOLD OUT
Oct 15 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Sunset Goose Flights | SOLD OUT
Take some time out on a crisp autumn evening to witness and experience the magic of fall migration from a new vantage point at FortWhyte Alive. Watch as the sun slowly disappears below the horizon...
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Truck Load Bird Seed Sale at The Nature Shop 9:00 am
Truck Load Bird Seed Sale at The Nature Shop
Oct 16 @ 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
It’s getting chilly and your feathered friends might need a little extra help gathering sustenance! Black oil seed, wild bird seed, peanuts and suet will be available at our best prices of the season at...
Daylight Goose Flights 11:00 am
Daylight Goose Flights
Oct 16 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Daylight Goose Flights
Enjoy a new spin on an old family favourite with a day-time goose flight presentation! Cozy up along Lake Devonian’s shores and learn about the magic of our migration season.  
Goose Flight Feasts x SMITH Restaurant 5:30 pm
Goose Flight Feasts x SMITH Restaurant
Oct 16 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Goose Flight Feasts x SMITH Restaurant
FortWhyte Alive and SMITH Restaurant collaborate to bring you this year’s Goose Flight Feasts. Inspired by the season, menus focus on locally sourced ingredients and bold culinary flavours.
Sunset Goose Flights | SOLD OUT 6:00 pm
Sunset Goose Flights | SOLD OUT
Oct 16 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Sunset Goose Flights | SOLD OUT
Take some time out on a crisp autumn evening to witness and experience the magic of fall migration from a new vantage point at FortWhyte Alive. Watch as the sun slowly disappears below the horizon...
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Truck Load Bird Seed Sale at The Nature Shop 9:00 am
Truck Load Bird Seed Sale at The Nature Shop
Oct 17 @ 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
It’s getting chilly and your feathered friends might need a little extra help gathering sustenance! Black oil seed, wild bird seed, peanuts and suet will be available at our best prices of the season at...
Family Forest Immersion 10:30 am
Family Forest Immersion
Oct 17 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Engage your family in an immersive, inquiry-based outdoor experience and explore forest, prairie, and wetlands with a FortWhyte Naturalist guiding you along the way. This six-week session will leave you feeling confident and inspired to...
Alive in the Woods 1:00 pm
Alive in the Woods
Oct 17 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Take part in various nature inspired activities and exploration, and let your adventurous side come to life. Each week we will feature a different activity geared towards varying ages, helping you get connected with nature.
Guided Interpretive Walk 1:00 pm
Guided Interpretive Walk
Oct 17 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
 
Goose Flight Feasts x SMITH Restaurant 5:30 pm
Goose Flight Feasts x SMITH Restaurant
Oct 17 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Goose Flight Feasts x SMITH Restaurant
FortWhyte Alive and SMITH Restaurant collaborate to bring you this year’s Goose Flight Feasts. Inspired by the season, menus focus on locally sourced ingredients and bold culinary flavours.
Sunset Goose Flights | SOLD OUT 6:00 pm
Sunset Goose Flights | SOLD OUT
Oct 17 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Sunset Goose Flights | SOLD OUT
Take some time out on a crisp autumn evening to witness and experience the magic of fall migration from a new vantage point at FortWhyte Alive. Watch as the sun slowly disappears below the horizon...
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Scavenger Hunt 10:30 am
Scavenger Hunt
Oct 18 @ 10:30 am – 4:30 pm
Scavenger Hunt
Explore the fascinating natural world with the help of a scavenger hunt to see how many wonders you can find. This child-led learning activity promotes curiosity and exploration of the outdoors, and making connections to...
Goose Flight Feasts x SMITH Restaurant 5:30 pm
Goose Flight Feasts x SMITH Restaurant
Oct 18 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Goose Flight Feasts x SMITH Restaurant
FortWhyte Alive and SMITH Restaurant collaborate to bring you this year’s Goose Flight Feasts. Inspired by the season, menus focus on locally sourced ingredients and bold culinary flavours.
Sunset Goose Flights | SOLD OUT 6:00 pm
Sunset Goose Flights | SOLD OUT
Oct 18 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Sunset Goose Flights | SOLD OUT
Take some time out on a crisp autumn evening to witness and experience the magic of fall migration from a new vantage point at FortWhyte Alive. Watch as the sun slowly disappears below the horizon...
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Fit Together: Babywearing Fitness Hike 1:00 pm
Fit Together: Babywearing Fitness Hike
Oct 20 @ 1:00 pm – 2:15 pm
Fit Together Babywearing Hikes are a baby-friendly cardiovascular, strength and flexibility workout through the trails and lakes of scenic FortWhyte Alive, all with baby in a carrier. Meet other parents in your community and get...
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Water Conservation Day
Water Conservation Day
Oct 24 all day
Happy Water Conservation Day! Join us to take part in family-friendly activities to help you conserve water and reduce water pollution, and learn how we conserve water at FortWhyte Alive.
Alive in the Woods 1:00 pm
Alive in the Woods
Oct 24 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Take part in various nature inspired activities and exploration, and let your adventurous side come to life. Each week we will feature a different activity geared towards varying ages, helping you get connected with nature.
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Rut’s Up? 11:00 am
Rut’s Up?
Oct 25 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
We like to get to know the neighbours. Our whitetail deer neighbours are present in ever greater numbers in Winnipeg, and this is your chance to get to know them!  Learn about the seasonal life...
Storytelling by the Fire 1:00 pm
Storytelling by the Fire
Oct 25 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Enhance your FortWhyte visit with a stop by our resident storyteller. Enjoy family-friendly tales set to the tune of a delightful crackling fire.
Tracks, Traces and Wild Spaces 1:00 pm
Tracks, Traces and Wild Spaces
Oct 25 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
What animal left those tracks? Who put prints on your pavement? What way did that rabbit run? Learn a few hands-on fundamentals of tracking – or as we prefer to think of it, reading the...
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Mystery Track and Trail 6:00 pm
Mystery Track and Trail
Oct 28 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Come explore FortWhyte Alive after hours and discover exactly what mystery creature is ‘loose’ on our site.
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Mystery Track and Trail 6:00 pm
Mystery Track and Trail
Oct 29 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Come explore FortWhyte Alive after hours and discover exactly what mystery creature is ‘loose’ on our site.
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Mystery Track and Trail 6:00 pm
Mystery Track and Trail
Oct 30 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Come explore FortWhyte Alive after hours and discover exactly what mystery creature is ‘loose’ on our site.
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Alive in the Woods 1:00 pm
Alive in the Woods
Oct 31 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Take part in various nature inspired activities and exploration, and let your adventurous side come to life. Each week we will feature a different activity geared towards varying ages, helping you get connected with nature.