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Event Name Start Date End Date Location Description
Northwest Wilderness Quest May 1, 2016 October 15, 2019 Backcountry wilderness areas of Quetico Provincial Park

Paddle and camp in the backcountry wilderness of Quetico, Woodland Caribou, and Wabakimi Provincial Parks for 3 consecutive nights per park between May 1, 2016 and October 15, 2019 to qualify to win some great prizes! 

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Celebration of Quetico Provincial Park May 10, 2018 May 10, 2018 6:30 p.m. Thursday, May 10/18 at the FInlandia Hall, 314 Bay Street, Thunder Bay, ON

Join the Friends of Quetico Park as they host author, film maker and canoe enthusiast Kevin Callan in a celebration of Quetico Provincial Park. Kevin will entertain the crowds with tales of this favorite canoe trips.

Brian Jackson, Park Biologist will also be talking about the Quetico's ongoing fire history research at the park. Plus meet Park Superintendent Trevor Gibb to learn about the Northwest Wilderness Quest!

6:30 p.m. at the Finlandia Hall in Thunder Bay.

Tickets are available for $15 at Chaltrek, Fresh Air Experience and Wilderness Supply.

There will also be a door prize and silent auction!

All proceeds will be used by the Friends to support Quetico Provincial Parks unique educational, recreational, research and resource protection mandates!

Astronomical Weekend August 10, 2018 August 12, 2018 Dawson Trail Campgrounds

Presentations from the Thunder Bay Chapter of the RASC along with telescope viewings of the planets and Perseid Meteor Shower during the evening and a solar telescope viewing during the afternoon.

Lac La Croix Ponies Weekend August 31, 2018 September 3, 2018 Dawson Trail Campgrounds

August 31- Sept 3: Lac La Croix Ponies Weekend

Come out to Quetico's Dawson Trail Campground this Labour Day weekend to meet and learn about the Lac La Croix Pony. Ponies will be visiting from Grey Raven Ranch at Seine River First Nation . Join experts from Grey Raven Ranch at the Grassy beach Day use area throughout the weekend to meet these magnificent ponies and learn first hand about this rare indigenous breed of pony that once lived throughout the area.