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Wildllife Ski Tour - Algonquin Park
By:  Vesta Mather   (2013/02/13)


March 2nd, 2013 - Come cross country skiing on some amazing ski trails, and experience Algonquin Park in the winter! Short interpretive signs posted along the ski trails will point out interesting wildlife features.


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Then have a hot lunch along the trails and the chance to talk to researchers and park naturalists. These experts will describe how different animals adapt to winter conditions, and tell you about fascinating wildlife discoveries made right in Algonquin Park!


Leaf Lake Ski Trails

Trail Map (Ski the Leaf Lake Loop, 6.6 km, or Pine Tree Loop, 16.6 km)

 Cost: Valid Park Permit plus $10/person, $25/family


Online Registration

Register early to get your commemorative mug!

You can also register thee day of at the Leaf Lake Parking lot from 9 a.m.-10 a.m. (cash or credit only). Suggested time to start skiing is 10 a.m., and lunch will be served from 11 am to 2 pm.

Please visit the event webpage for more information, including accommodations.


Generous Support and Draw Prizes Provided by:

Algonquin Outfitters

Ontario Parks

Algonquin WRS

The Friends of Algonquin Park

Mountain Equipment Co-op


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