Nature, science, art, history, stories... we've got you covered, and it's all about Lake Superior.
Come out to our guided programs!


Questions or want to register for programs ahead of time?

Email us at: or call us in Nipigon at 807-887-5467 or in Terrace Bay at 807-889-1102

To request programs in French, please contact us in advance.

2022 Guided Programs

Meet the MinnowsTake a close-up look at fascinating species that make up the aquatic web of life – plants, invertebrates and small-bodied fish in the shallow waters of Lake Superior.

July 1 to September 2, 2022

Fridays 2:00 to 2:45 PM
Saturdays 11:00 to 11:45 AM
Location: Terrace Bay Beach
Cost: Free

Painting SuperiorLearn techniques used by renowned painters of the North Shore and watch your canvas come to life! Fee Applicable.

July 1 to Sept 4, 2022

Saturdays: 3:00 to 4:30 PM
Locations: Red Rock Marina and Terrace Bay Beach

Sundays; 3:00 to 4:30 PM
Locations: Nipigon Marina and Terrace Bay Beach

Cost: $7.75 per person

Underwater MuseumWatch the ROV (Remotely Operated Vehicle) tour through the hidden artifacts of the Nipigon Lagoon in real time, and see first-hand how the Lake plays a role in preserving the rich history of Superior’s hidden treasures.

July 1 to September 3, 2022

Fridays: 2:00 to 3:00 PM
Saturdays: 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Location: Nipigon Lagoon - Park at the Nipigon Marina and follow the flags along the trail.

Cost: Free

Daily outdoor activities in and around Nipigon and Terrace Bay Beach Pavilion – do you have what it takes to become a lighthouse keeper? Team-up and clean-up the shoreline, take the beach bird challenge, and more!

Things to keep in mind:

  • Participate together! Parents, please accompany children.
  • Programming occurs rain or shine, however will be cancelled due to thunderstorms or other inclement weather.