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Learn-to Snowshoe and Winter Preparedness with Parks Canada

Event Information
Author alnationtalk
Start Date/Time 17th Feb Sat PM 12:00 (GMT 0)
End Date/Time 17th Feb Sat PM 2:00 (GMT 0)
Location Markham, ON
Type Public
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Learn-to Snowshoe and Winter Preparedness with Parks Canada

Date and time
Sat, Feb 17, 2024 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM EST

Location
10725 Reesor Rd
10725 Reesor Road Markham, ON L6B 1A8 Canada

About this event

  • 2 hours
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Learn-to Snowshoe and Winter Preparedness with Parks Canada

Want to know how best to prepare yourself for outdoor activities in the winter cold? Want to try snowshoeing, and see if it is an activity you enjoy? Want an excuse to get outside during this long winter season? If so, this event is for you!

Parks Canada Learn-to Camp is putting on a small number of free Learn-to Snowshoe sessions this winter in Rouge National Urban Park at the Black Walnut Day Use Area. During these sessions we will be reviewing winter safety and winter preparedness, going over an introduction to snowshoeing, taking a short practice hike on one of RNUP’s many trails, and ending the day off with a campfire and some s’mores.

If you would like to attend, please sign up through Eventbrite. Space is limited. Participants arriving without first registering may not be able to attend.

If you have any issues with registration, or have any questions about this event, please send us an email at rouge@pc.gc.ca .

Participants Should Bring:

  • Water and snacks.
  • A thermos with a warm drink inside.
  • Weather appropriate clothing, the event will be taking place outdoors.

Parking and Washrooms

  • Limited free parking is available on location.

Lot 1: https://maps.app.goo.gl/zTYvkRpXW1BdPFpR7

Lot 2: https://maps.app.goo.gl/woBD1mCoRJb7693j9

Lot 3: https://maps.app.goo.gl/f58F1uTgrjq6d95QA

  • Washrooms are available close to where the event will take place.

Events will proceed whether or not we have a sufficient amount of snow on the ground. The event is subject to cancellation in the case of extreme weather circumstances. We hope you join us for some outdoor winter fun!

For more information: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/learn-to-snowshoe-and-winter-preparedness-with-parks-canada-tickets-805241798897?aff=ebdssbdestsearch

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