Occupy Winter is a weekend of Canadian participaction and enjoyment of our national parks in the winter months. In conjunction with World Snow Day, you're invited to plan a day outing or more to walk, hike, snowshoe, build a quinzhee, ski, or take part in a celebration of winter in Riding Mountain National Park. Occupy Winter at Riding Mountain National Park

Occupy Winter events

Jan 19 | 12 p.m. Moon Lake day use area Enjoy quinzee building, snowshoe hike, wilderness ski, free hot chocolate, heated shelter. Jan 19 | 7 p.m. | Wasagaming picnic shelter (behind Park Visitor Centre) 7 p.m. Occupy Winter at Riding Mountain National ParkEnjoy a potluck supper, the release of a new song, Occupy Winter, by Kayla Luky and a night snowshoe and night sky viewing to celebrate the dark skies of Canada. Jan 20 | All day Agassiz Park Lodge Meet at 10 a.m. to enjoy a snowshoe expedition in the park. For more information, see  The Parkland Snowshoeing Club's Facebook page.

World Snow Day events

World Snow Day at RMNPJan 20 | 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. | Friends Learning Centre, Wasagaming Enjoy winter kiting, Snow Day scavenger hunt, hot dog fundraiser and the Riding Mountain Jackrabbit Ski Fest.