The Forks National Historic Site of Canada

Interpretive Programs

For more information call 204-98-FORKS (204-983-6757) or email
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Cache Me If You Can!

Cache Me If You Can! Cache Me If You Can!
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High Tech History Hunts

Do you have what it takes to solve a history mystery at The Forks? Choose from two intriguing "cases":

  • Rails to Riches
  • Furs, Forts & Fast Food  

Using GPS technology and a self-guiding booklet, track down history at The Forks and locate a hidden geocache.

Fee : $6.00 per kit (subject to change)

Kit rentals:
Explore Manitoba Centre – The Forks

June  September
Monday to Sunday
11:30 am – 3:30 pm (last rental out at 2:30 pm)

Here's what visitors have to say: 
Read a review of "Cache Me If You Can and Other Adventures at The Forks" on Canada's History blog!

Family Fun Programs at the Variety Heritage Adventure Park

Children playing on the colourful train in the Variety Heritage Adventure Park All aboard the Countess of Dufferin!
© Parks Canada

Join in the fun as a Parks Canada interpreter gets you involved in activities and games for you and your family!

June – August
Friday to Monday
10:00 am, 12:00 noon, 2:00 pm, 4:00 pm

  • Meet at the main entrance of the Adventure Park
  • Programs are 30 minutes long (weather permitting)

Learn more about the Variety Heritage Adventure Park