As of June 1, Fort Walsh National Historic Site began a gradual reopening of outdoor areas and greenspaces. Please check our website regularly for the current status of this location and others.

Meet costume-clad staff telling true stories of the days when the Fort rang with rifle shots and canon fire. Hike the backwoods trails, sweet with the scent of pine, on the highest point of Canadian soil between the Rockies and Newfoundland & Labrador.

Featured things to do

  • Frontier Life

    Help a North West Mounted Police officer complete their mid-day stable duties, discover stories at the First Nations camp and taste flavours of the past at the cook tent.

  • ​Explore the trails

    Gather your water bottle, and camera to hit the rolling trails. Packed, graveled trails or a bit of back country adventure, the choice is yours.

  • Cycling

    Feel the crisp air on your face as you push up the path, through the forest or over the crest of that hill. A adventure where you choose the pace to discover Fort Walsh in a whole new way.

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