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Family Day Fun at Mac Johnson Wildlife Area
February 18 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Family Day Fun
Monday, February 18
(11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.)
Join the Friends of Mac Johnson Wildlife Area for a special day of family activities. Bring your skates, skis and snowshoes to skate on the pond or join our challenge on the cross-country ski trails. Kids can also try our scavenger hunt and use the ice slide. Enjoy refreshments at the barbecue hosted by the Friends Group. Admission is free.
Schedule of activities:
11 AM to 2 PM – Pond: general skating. Trails: general skiing and snowshoeing. (snowshoe rentals at Nature Centre, free for kids, $5 for adults)
11 AM to NOON – Skate, Ski and Snowshoe Challenge – how far can you go. Skating: register at skate shelter (use of designated lane). Ski and Snowshoe: register at nature centre.
12:30 PM – presentation of challenge certificates
11 AM to NOON – Make a pine cone bird feeder – nature centre
11:30 AM to 1:30 PM – BBQ at the nature centre – chili, hot dogs, hot chocolate, drinks and snack. Fire and marshmallows at the firepit near the pond.