Crawford Lake

 Daily

Deer-Clan-longhouse

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Description

10am – 5pm

Children’s Harvest Activities

Try your hand at traditional games and make a craft to take home!

 

Self Guided Hikes

Take a stroll around the elevated boardwalk surrounding the unique meromictic lake. The boardwalk offers several interpretive and rest areas. 1.4km round trip (40 min) (easy hike). Follow the Crawford Lake Trail. 

Nassagaweya Lookout – Follow the Escarpment Trail as it winds through rocky woodlands and along the brow of the Niagara Escarpment. Spectacular views of the fall colours. 2.4km round trip (1 hour) (moderate hike).

10am-5pm On The Water Exhibit - Deer Clan Longhouse Join us for a unique art installation in the Crawford Lake woodlands.

10am – 5pm

Longhouse Exploration

Step back in time and explore the 15th century Iroquoian longhouses and village. Visit the amazing Deer Clan Longhouse and the exhibits within.

10am – 5pm

Scenic Lookout Trails

Crawford Lake – Take a stroll around the elevated boardwalk surrounding the unique meromictic lake. The boardwalk offers several interpretive and rest areas. 1.4km round trip (40 min) (easy hike).

Nassagaweya Lookout – Follow the Escarpment Trail as it winds through rocky woodlands and along the brow of the Niagara Escarpment. Spectacular views of the fall colours. 2.4km round trip (1 hour) (moderate hike).

11am, 1 & 3pm

Longhouse Lore Presentations

Join staff for Longhouse Lore Presentations. Discover how First Nations people at Crawford Lake lived.

11am – 5pm

BBQ

Enjoy an outdoor BBQ. (weather permitting)

 Lake

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Activity

Description

Oct 7-9
10:30am–1pm & 2– 4:15pm

Wagon Rides with Horses

Take in the fall colours while relaxing on a horse-drawn wagon! Last ride departs at 4:15pm. Crawford Lake on Oct 7-9 Hilton Falls Oct on 14-15 ($3.50/adult, $2.50/child). Last wagon ride departs at 4:15pm. 

Oct 7-9 

10am-12pm & 1pm to 4pm

Presentations with Chief Top Leaf

Look, listen and learn with Chief Top Leaf as he shares his traditional knowledge through storytelling, music and nature.

Oct 14-15 

1:00pm-4:00pm

Playford Players Entertainment

Enjoy the peaceful sounds of local folk music by the Playford Players.