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Riding Mountain National Park

High School Programs

Program Descriptions

Book your field trip in Riding Mountain National park this spring! School programs this season are available May 24 to June 24, 2016 from Monday to Friday. Book your program ONLINE as of April 1st until May 1st, 2016 through the Friends of Riding Mountain National Park website. Space is limited.

High School Programs © Parks Canada

The Wolves and Elk of the RMNP Region
Interpreters lead groups of students through a lecture and field excursion in the Lake Audy area of the Park. Students are actively engaged in research and monitoring using radio telemetry.
Grades 9-12,
Program length: 2-3 hours
(This program takes place at Lake Audy Bison Enclosure which is a 45 min drive from Wasgaming)



Fees and General Information

  • Entrance fee: $2.90 / student / day (applies to all school groups who enter the park)
    School program fee: $3.90
    Total fee per student $6.80

    There is no charge for teachers and chaperones who arrive with the students.
  • It is recommended that an adult accompany each group of 4-6 students.They will be involved in the activities acting as guides.
  • All students should bring appropriate clothing (long pants, jackets) sturdy shoes, food and water needs, and insect repellent.

Explore the Park on Your Own

  • Choose one of seven self-guided hiking trails in RMNP.
  • Schedule a group visit to the Visitor Centre for a 30-minute orientation. Do a scavenger hunt with your class or watch a video presentation.
  • Rent a Marsh Kit from the Nature Shop and schedule an unguided Ominnik Marsh walk.

Explore the park on your own

  • Choose one of seven self-guided hiking trails in RMNP.
  • Explore the Visitor Centre; take in a 30-minute orientation; or watch a video presentation.


Book your school program ONLINE through the Friends of Riding Mountain National Park
Phone: (204) 848-7275

Visitor Centre

Located at 133 Wasagaming Drive

May 20 - June 29 Everyday 9:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
June 30 to September 4 Everyday 9:30 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
September 5 to October 10 Everyday 9:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

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