Quetico

Events

Event Name Start Date End Date Location Description
Healthy Parks, Healthy People Day and Wellness Weekend July 21, 2017 July 23, 2017 Dawson Trail Campgrounds

July 21-23: Wellness Weekend

 

Friday, July 21st

HEALTHY PARKS HEALTHY PEOPLE DAY: FREE DAY USE

17:00 - Ask the Nat: Boreal Plants, Information and Heritage Pavilion

19:00 - Plant Uses Hike, Information and Heritage Pavilion

 

Saturday, July 22nd

10:30 - Forest Therapy (Shin Rin Yoku) with Joan, Teaching Place

14:00 - Quetico Scavenger Hunt, Information and Heritage Pavilion

18:30 - Hike to the French Lake Lookout, Teaching Place

 

Sunday, July 23rd

9:00 - Relaxation & Rejuvination Hike, Day Use Area

10:30 - Forest Therapy (Shin Rin Yoku) with Joan, Teaching Place

Boreal Ecology Weekend July 28, 2017 July 30, 2017 Dawson Trail Campgrounds

July 28-30: Boreal Ecology Weekend

 

Friday, July 28th

17:00 - Ask the Nat: Forest Fires, Information and Heritage Pavilion  

19:00 - Gerry Racey: Hidden Joys of the Boreal, Teaching Place       

 

Saturday, July 29th

10:30 - Fire Hike with Gerry Racey, French Portage Trailhead

14:30 - Children's Turtle Program, Teaching Place

19:00 - Artist Talk with Julie Cosgrove, Teaching Place          

 

Sunday, July 30th

10:30 - Secret Agent Earth Rangers, Grassy Beach

Arts in the Park Weekend August 4, 2017 August 7, 2017 Dawson Trail Campground

August 4-7: Arts in the Park Weekend

Friday, August 4th

19:00 - Rock Pendant Workshop, Information and Heritage Pavilion

 

Saturday, August 5th

10:30 - Arts Fair, Main Beach

17:00 - Roving Spirits, Dawson Trail Campgrounds

19:00 - Spirit Hike, French Portage Trailhead       

 

Sunday, August 6th

10:30 - Arts Fair, Main Beach

13:00 - Pine Needle Pendant Workshop with Val Fraser, Teaching Place

16:00 - Sand Sculpture Contest, Main Beach

       

Monday, August 7th

10:30 - Make Your Own Voyageur Pouch with Katie Hughdie, Teaching Place

Astronomical Weekend August 11, 2017 August 13, 2017 Dawson Trail Campgrounds

August 11-13: Astronomical Weekend

Friday, August 11th

17:00 - Ask the Nat: Stars & Astronomy, Information and Heritage Pavilion

20:00 - Royal Astronomical Society of Canada, Information and Heritage Pavilion

21:30 - Perseid Meteor Shower, Information and Heritage Pavilion Parking Lot

Saturday, August 12th

12:00 - RASC Solar Telescope, Information and Heritage Pavilion

17:00 - Ask the Nat: Aurora Borealis, Information and Heritage Pavilion

19:00 - Royal Astronomical Society of Canada, Information and Heritage Pavilion

Sunday, August 13th

10:30 - Ask the Nat: Guided Hike, Whiskey Jack Trailhead

Voyageur Weekend August 18, 2017 August 20, 2017 Dawson Trail Campgrounds

August 18-20: Voyageur Weekend

 

Friday, August 18th

17:00 - Roving Voyageurs, Dawson Trail Campgrounds

19:00 - The Voyageurs Film, Teaching Place

 

Saturday, August 19th

10:30 - Paul Kane Guided Hike, Paul Kane Trailhead

12:30 - Voyageur Bonfire Lunch, Grassy Beach

19:00 - Voyageur Scavenger Hunt, Grassy Beach

 

Sunday, August 20th

10:30 - Children’s Pond Study, Information and Heritage Pavilion

Mushrooms & Pollinators Weekend August 25, 2017 August 27, 2017 Dawson Trail Campgrounds

August 25-27: Mushrooms & Pollinators Weekend

Friday, August 25th

17:00 - Ask the Nat: Mushrooms, Information & Heritage Pavilion

19:00 - Can Trees Talk Program, Teaching Place

Saturday, August 26th

10:00 - Pine Needle Pendants with Val Fraser, Teaching Place

14:00 - Mushroom Hike with Dr. H, Teaching Place

19:00 - Vanishing of the Bees Film, Information and Heritage Pavilion

Sunday, August 27th

10:30 - Children's Pollinator Program, Information and Heritage Pavilion

Labour Day, Lac La Croix Ponies Weekend: September 1-3 September 1, 2017 September 3, 2017 Dawson Trail Campgrounds

September 1-3: Lac La Croix Ponies Weekend

Friday, September 1st

17:00 - Ask the Nat: Lac La Croix Ponies, Information & Heritage Pavilion

19:00 - Sensory Hike with Heather O'Connor, Teaching Place

 

Saturday, September 2nd

All Day - Open Pony Visits

19:00 - History of the Lac La Croix Pony with Kim Campbell, Teaching Place

 

Sunday, September 3rd

All Day - Open Pony Visits

Monday, September 4th

9:00 - Ask the Nat: Guided Hike, French Portage Trailhead