Frontier Life - Satudays, July / August
Uncover stories of the many peoples who called this area home in the late 1800s. Help a NWMP officer complete their mid day stable duties, discover stories at the First Nations camp. Don't miss the historic weapons and cannon firing... and don't forget the Cypress Hills Massacre tour!
10:45 - 11:15 Cannon Firing / Historic Weapons Demo
11:30 - 12:30 Fort Walsh Guided Tour
12:00 - 1:00 Fort Walsh Guided Tour
1:30 - 2:30 Cypress Hills Massacre Tour (Weather permitting, space is limited, availability based on first come first serve)
3:00 - 3:30 Cannon Firing / Historic Weapons Demo
3:45 - 4:45 Fort Walsh Guided Tour
Fort Dailies - Daily, July / August
Discover the new visitor centre and interactive exhibits, check out the First Nations camp and NWMP horses. Experience the thrill of bartering at the trade cabins, or go on a guided Fort Walsh tour.
Guided Programs & Events
Cypress Hills Massacre Tour
Travel through the heart of the majestic Cypress Hills to the original sites of Farwell and Soloman's trading posts on this guided bus tour. (Weather permitting, space is limited, availability based on first come first serve).
Fort Walsh Guided Tour
Meet a costumed interpreter for a one hour tour about the dramatic history of Fort Walsh.
Experience the Fur Trade
Track wild game, and test your bartering skills at the trading post.
Hike or bike and choose your own adventure as you explore Fort Walsh.
Frontcountry - Discover the 550 m Métis trail through the forest along the beautiful Battle Creek.
Backcountry - Looking for more adventure? Bike or hike the 6.5 km Battle Creek backcountry trail that explores the abandoned trading posts in the Battle Creek valley.
Parks Canada Red Chairs
We saved you a seat! Find the Parks Canada Red Chairs, enjoy the view, take a selfie and #sharethechair.
Parks Canada Xplorers
Get the book. Do the challenges. Ge the reward. Collect them all.
What is Club Parka? Parka is a proud founder of Club Parka, a series of activities which encourage preschoolers to explore, discover, learn and have fun.
Enjoy fall at the Fort. Check with us for details.