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Events

Event Name Start Date End Date Location Description
Canada Day Weekend June 30, 2017 July 2, 2017 Dawson Trail Campgrounds

June 30-July 2: Celebrating Canada’s Sesquicentennial

 

Friday, June 30th

19:00 - The Canoe Film, Information and Heritage Pavilion

 

Saturday, July 1st: Canada Day

8:30 - Early Bird Hike, Whisky Jack Nature Trail

11:30 - Canada Day Campfire, Grassy Beach

17:00 - Roving: Canada Fun Facts, Campgrounds

 

Sunday, July 2nd

10:30 - Voyageur Scavenger Hunt, Grassy Beach

19:00 - Frog Hop Guided Hike, Information and Heritage Pavilion

Wonders of Nature Weekend July 7, 2017 July 9, 2017 Dawson Trail Campgrounds

July 7-9: Wonders of Nature Weekend

 

Friday, July 7th

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

19:00 - Frog Hop, Information and Heritage Pavilion

 

Saturday, July 8th

8:30 - Early Bird Morning Hike, Main Beach

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

17:00 - Roving Amphibians, Dawson Trail Campgrounds

 

Sunday, July 9th

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

Wilderness Weekend July 14, 2017 July 16, 2017 Dawson Trail Campgrounds

July 14-16: Wilderness Weekend

 

Friday, July 14th

19:00 - Wilderness Survival Program, Teaching Place  

 

Saturday, July 15th

9:00 - Hike to the Pines, Whiskey Jack Trailhead

10:30 - Children's Bush Safety Program, Teaching Place

17:00 - Roving Weather, Campgrounds

19:00 - Read The Skies! Weather Program, Teaching Place

Sunday, July 16th  

10:30 - All About Eagles, Teaching Place     

 

 

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 - Roving Boreal Plants, Dawson Trail Campgrounds

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

 

Saturday, July 22nd

10:30 - Children’s Yoga with Tiffany Goulet, Information and Heritage Pavilion

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

14:00 - Make and Take: Aromatherapy Basics with Annette Tanner and Lori Cain, Teaching Place

 

Sunday, July 23rd

9:00 - Make and Take: Aromatherapy Basics with Annette Tanner and Lori Cain, Teaching Place

10:30 - Mindfulness Walk with Tiffany Goulet, Information and Heritage Pavilion

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 - Fire Roving, Dawson Trail Campgrounds  

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

 

Saturday, July 29th

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

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

19:00 - Spirit Hike, French Portage Trailhead       

 

Sunday, August 6th

10:30 - Arts Fair, Main Beach

14:00 - Sand Sculpture Contest, Main Beach

17:00 - Pine Needle Pendant Workshop with Val Fraser, Information and Heritage Pavilion       

 

Monday, August 7th

10:30 - Children's Nature Journaling Workshop, Teaching Place

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

August 11-13: Astronomical Weekend

Friday, August 11th

17:00 - Roving Stars, Dawson Trail Campgrounds

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

10:00 - French Portage Trail Run, French Portage Trailhead, Registration at 9:00, http://www.skibeatenpath.ca

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

17:00 - Roving Aurora, Dawson Trail Campgrounds

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

Sunday, August 13th

10:30 - Ask the Nat: Guided Hike, Whiskey Jack Nature 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 - Roving Mushrooms, Campgrounds

19:00 - Can Trees Talk Program, Teaching Place

Saturday, August 26th

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

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 Mushroom 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 - Roving Ponies, Dawson Trail Campgrounds

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