What is the night snowshoe hike schedule?
Most Saturday nights by reservation, plus additional dates during vacation periods. They are very popular. Book today!
Strap on your snowshoes for a night-time hike, where stars and shadows create a dramatic setting for adventure. Our professional guides lead you on a 1 ½ to 2 hour romp through an enchanting winter wonderland. Beautiful trails wind through a mature forest of 100 foot tall trees and spectacular lookouts from the top of the Niagara Escarpment.
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Key Stuff about guided night snowshoe hikes
- Scheduled for most Saturday nights, plus additional dates.
- On snowshoes. However, if there is no snow, use hiking boots.
- Equipment rentals are available
- Hikes run weather permitting
- No experience is required and the pace is moderate
- Night hikes are recommended for ages 8-10 and older
- Headlamp loans are provided free of charge (or bring your own)
- Minimum of 4 people are required for a hike to be scheduled
- Guided by staff
- Reservations are required: (705) 446-0256 ext. 223
Night snowshoe hike schedule 2016-2017:
Time: 6pm – 7:45pm’ish. Please arrive between 5:30 – 5:45 to prepare your equipment, etc.
Wed. Dec 28, 2016
Fri. Dec 30, 2016
Sat. Dec 31 * (New Year’s Eve)
Sat. Feb 4, 2017
Sat. Feb 11
Sat. Feb 18 * (Family Day Weekend)
Sun. Feb 19 * (Family Day Weekend)
Sat. Feb 25 – t.b.a.
Note: Time changes during March to 6:30pm – 8:15pm’ish. Please arrive between 6pm-6:15pm.
Sat. Mar 4, 2017
Sat. Mar 11 *
Wed. Mar 15 *
Sat. Mar 18 *
Cost of Night Snowshoe Hike
Adults/Seniors/Youth with snowshoe rental – $40
Without snowshoe rental – $30
Season Passholders – reservations are still required; additional fee applies
Payment is made at time of reservation. No refunds for cancellations.
Guided night hikes will continue without snowshoes. Hiking boots/running shoes with good treads are recommended. The hike will be 1- 1/2 hours long and increase to two lookout points plus the Suspension Bridge.
Unguided Night Cross-Country Skiing
* Unguided Night Skiing is also available on these 6 nights- Sat. Dec 31/16, Sat. Feb 18/17, Sun. Feb 19, Sat. March 11, Wed. Mar 15, Sat. Mar 18, 2017
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