A Prairie Legacy: The Bison and its People Tour

  • Dates:August 28, 2018
  • Location:FortWhyte Alive
  • City:Winnipeg
  • Times:From: 12:30 to 3:30 PM
  • Admission:$45.00/person
  • Address: 1961 McCreary Rd Winnipeg, MB
  • Phone: (204) 989-8355
  • Email:Send Email
  • Website:Visit Website
  • Region: Winnipeg

A Canadian Tourism Signature Experience

Discover how the bison influenced the history of Manitoba and the lives of the people of the prairies. Experience a close-up encounter with 30 grunting, munching bison -- then, test your skills as you power a mighty Voyageur canoe. Explore a Plains Cree Tipi, step inside a one-room pioneer sod house, and savour wild bush tea and bannock over a campfire. This program educates about Manitoba’s cultural history.

Duration: 3 hrs
Time: 12:30 - 3:30 PM
Fee: $45.00/person

Please dress appropriately for the weather as this is an outdoor tour; you are welcome to bring a bottle of water and camera with you.

To participate in this experience:
Register online by visiting store.fortwhyte.org or by phone at (204) 989-8355 x 311
Please note that experiences at FortWhyte Alive are non-refundable, unless due to inclement weather. In the event of inclement weather, program activities may vary for the safety of participants.

Suggested for ages 10+, including adults. Children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult.

A Prairie Legacy: The Bison and its People Tour
  • (204) 989-8355
  • 1961 McCreary Rd
  • Winnipeg, MB