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Elk Island Snowshoe Discovery Tour

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$79.00

Your winter geo-adventure begins at the Moss Lake Trailhead, where the last glaciation deposited abundant rolling hills. This region of the national park is perfect for beaver habitat, as well as getting the heart rate up while snowshoeing in the winter wonderland of Elk Island. Your journey ends with an indigenous sharing circle around a fire.

  • Vacation Style Tour Type:
    Discovery, Family, Indigenous Content, Sightseeing, Snowshoeing, Wildlife
  • Activity Level Moderate
    3/8
  • Group Size Medium Group
All about the Elk Island Snowshoe Discovery Tour.

Your winter geo-adventure begins at the Moss Lake Trailhead, where the last glaciation deposited abundant rolling hills. This region of the national park is perfect for beaver habitat, as well as getting the heart rate up while snowshoeing in the winter wonderland of Elk Island. Your journey ends with an indigenous sharing circle around a fire.

Length: ~5 km

Time: 1/4 day; Saturdays (1300 to 1600 hrs)

Significant Features: Mixed boreal forest. Great wildlife viewing of squirrels, beaver, deer, elk, plains bison, and woodpeckers.

Trailhead Location: Access from Elk Island Parkway, inside Elk Island National Park (Free parking at Moss Lake Trail parking lot)