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Celebrate National Parks Day – Saturday, July 15

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July 15 marks Parks Day across Canada – it’s the perfect time to get out and enjoy nature!

Here are a few of the planned activities taking place in Northwest Territories Parks:

  • Fred Henne Territorial Park

    Main Beach, Gazebo

    Saturday, July 15 & Sunday, July 16

    1:00 – 4:00pm

    Variety of family-friendly activities including fish scale art, rock painting, sand art, scavenger hunt, storytelling and interactive games.

  • Prelude Lake Territorial Park

    Saturday, July 15

    11:00 am - 3:00 pm

    Take part in a fun-filled scavenger hunt, BBQ and prizes!

  • Western Arctic Regional Visitor Centre - Inuvik

    Saturday, July 15

    Noon – 4:00pm

    BBQ, games, plant walk and bannock on a stick
  • Fort Simpson Territorial Park

    Events hosted in collaboration with Parks Canada and the Fort Simpson Visitor Information Centre

    Fort Simpson Kitchen Shelter

    Saturday, July 15Noon – 2:00pm

    Free BBQ lunch, mini scavenger hunt, prizes and fun!

  • Sambaa Deh Territorial Park

    Saturday, July 15

    Learn to make bannock on a stick, enjoy a free BBQ luncheon and learn to bead a small keys chain with the Famous Artist Lucy Simon.

Click here for a listing of activities hosted throughout the camping season!

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