AVAILABLE AT ELK ISLAND NATIONAL PARK

 
Guided Tours


Description: Explore Astotin Lake area in the winter while searching for bison with the one of our friendly interpretive guides!  A 60 minute tour with hot chocolate, bison pemmican and on-trail maple taffy... Yummm. Guests are welcome to take additional time for self guided exploration of the area. Snowshoes included. Call to book your guide.

We recommend guests wear warm winter gear. We suggest layering a light weight base layer with a medium to heavy weight sweater (temperature dependent), a winter jacket, snow pants, gloves, warm socks, and a toque and scarf or balaclava. Warm footwear is essential. A small backpack is also a good idea to carry your camera, binoculars, water and snacks.

Cost: 

$74.75/person plus GST (minimum 3 people)

Group Bookings: $36/person + GST for 10+ people

 

Call (780)-922-4324 for more details

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Full Moon Rental Opportunities

Saturday, January 14, 2017

Saturday, February 11, 2017 - SOLD OUT

Friday, March 10, 2017

Leave the city lights behind and experience an evening of winter wonderland of magic.  With a blanket of snow underfoot and a blanket of stars and the moon overhead it’s a perfect time for a snowshoe in the park.  The Rental Shack staff will have a roaring bonfire to warm the hands before heading home.

CALL TO BOOK YOUR SPOT!  780.922.4324

Times: 7 to 9 pm

Rental rates:

  • $15 first pair
  • $10 for each additional pair

with some value add-ons:

  • $5/person includes marshmallows for roasting, hot chocolate, and a bison cookie
  • $25/person for 60 minute guided tour departs 7:30 pm (minimum 4 people) (snowshoe rentals as noted above)

 

Family Day Rentals

available Astotin Lake, Rental Shack

Monday, February 20th, 2017

10 am to 4 pm