Fort Walsh National Historic Site

115-B Jasper St.
Maple Creek, SK S0N 1N0- Map It
(306) 662-3590

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Fort Walsh National Historic Site is 55 km (34 mi.) s.w. on Hwy. 271. A preserved, early North West Mounted Police fort features reconstructed period buildings housing exhibits of original post artifacts. Guided tours include excursions to the fort and the site of the 1873 Cypress Hills massacre. Visitor activities include bird-watching, walking a self-guiding nature trail and geocaching. A bus trip around the park includes an interpretive commentary. Time: Allow 2 hours minimum.
Free in 2017 to celebrate Canada's 150th anniversary of Confederation. Otherwise admission is $9.33; $7.90 (ages 65+); $4.67 (ages 6-16); $20.95 (family, up to seven people with a maximum of two adults).
Hours: Daily 9:30-5, Canada Day-Labour Day; Tues.-Sat. 9:30-5, Victoria Day weekend-June 30. Phone ahead to confirm schedule.