FortWhyte Alive

1961 McCreary Rd.
Winnipeg, MB R0G 0R0- Map It
(204) 989-8355

AAA Editor Notes

FortWhyte Alive is at 1961 McCreary Rd. A bison herd, deer, foxes, prairie dogs, waterfowl and songbirds can be seen at this 259-hectare (640-acre) nature and recreational center. There also are trails, floating boardwalks, bird-feeding stations, a bison-viewing mound, a family tree house, fishing, boat and canoe rentals, snowshoeing, skating, cross country skiing, a sod house, a teepee encampment and an interpretive center. The interpretive center features the Aquarium of the Prairies, the Honeybee Observation Hive, a burrowing owl and prairie dog exhibit and the Touch Museum. Recreational activities are permitted. Picnicking is permitted. Food is available. Time: Allow 1 hour minimum.
$7.62; $6.67 (ages 65+); $5.71 (ages 3-17 and students with ID); free (ages 0-2).
Hours: Mon.-Fri. 9-5, Sat.-Sun. and holidays 10-5. Schedule varies summer and fall; phone for hours. Evening hours are extended Sept.-Oct. for viewing migrating Canada geese. Closed Christmas.