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With different events happening throughout the year, there’s always something on for the whole family to enjoy. To find an event that interests you, have a look at our event listing below, or get in touch for more information.

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August 2020

Weekly Naturalist Programs

August 13 - August 19

  See Program pdf version here. This week's free naturalist programs include Wildflower Walks in the sub-alpine meadows, and amphitheatre programs at Lightning Lake Campground. Guarantee a spot for wildflower walks and day programs at the Visitor Centre or by calling 604-668-5953. Evening programs are first come, first serve. Maximum numbers apply. See all covid-19 precautions here. These programs are put on with support from Hope Mountain Centre for Outdoor Learning, Skagit Environmental Endowment Commission, BC Parks and Manning Park…

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Things that Go Bump in the Night… Naturalist Program

August 14 @ 7:00 pm - 7:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:30 pm, repeating indefinitely

Join Prospector Paul for some thrilling campfire tales about creatures that come out after dark. This #ManningParkDarkSky event will feature some interesting facts about the way that the dark sky affects animals in the park! This amphitheatre program will take place at Lightning Lake Campground with two nightly shows at 7:15pm and 8:15pm. Evening programs are first come, first serve. Maximum numbers apply.

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Things that Go Bump in the Night… Naturalist Program

August 14 @ 8:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:30 pm, repeating indefinitely

Join Prospector Paul for some thrilling campfire tales about creatures that come out after dark. This #ManningParkDarkSky event will feature some interesting facts about the way that the dark sky affects animals in the park! This amphitheatre program will take place at Lightning Lake Campground with two nightly shows at 7:15pm and 8:15pm. Evening programs are first come, first serve. Maximum numbers apply.

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Things that Go Bump in the Night… Naturalist Program

August 21 @ 7:00 pm - 7:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:30 pm, repeating indefinitely

Join Prospector Paul for some thrilling campfire tales about creatures that come out after dark. This #ManningParkDarkSky event will feature some interesting facts about the way that the dark sky affects animals in the park! This amphitheatre program will take place at Lightning Lake Campground with two nightly shows at 7:15pm and 8:15pm. Evening programs are first come, first serve. Maximum numbers apply.

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Things that Go Bump in the Night… Naturalist Program

August 21 @ 8:00 pm - 8:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 8:30 pm, repeating indefinitely

Join Prospector Paul for some thrilling campfire tales about creatures that come out after dark. This #ManningParkDarkSky event will feature some interesting facts about the way that the dark sky affects animals in the park! This amphitheatre program will take place at Lightning Lake Campground with two nightly shows at 7:15pm and 8:15pm. Evening programs are first come, first serve. Maximum numbers apply.

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Weekly Naturalist Programs

August 27 - September 2

See Program pdf version here. This week's free naturalist programs include Wildflower Walks in the sub-alpine meadows and amphitheatre programs at Lightning Lake Campground. Guarantee a spot for wildflower walks and day programs at the Visitor Centre or by calling 604-668-5953. Evening programs are first-come, first-serve. Maximum numbers apply. See all COVID-19 precautions here. These programs are put on with support from Hope Mountain Centre for Outdoor Learning, Skagit Environmental Endowment Commission, BC Parks and Manning Park Resort. 

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September 2020

Weekly Naturalist Programs – The Last of the Summer

September 4 - September 5

See Program pdf version here. Join us for our final Interpretive programs of the Summer! This week's free naturalist programs include Wildflower Walks in the sub-alpine meadows and amphitheatre programs at Lightning Lake Campground. Guarantee a spot for wildflower walks and day programs at the Visitor Centre or by calling 604-668-5953. Evening programs are first-come, first-serve. Maximum numbers apply. See all COVID-19 precautions here. These programs are put on with support from Hope Mountain Centre for Outdoor Learning, Skagit Environmental…

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October 2020

Thanksgiving Wine Dinner – Postponed

October 10 @ 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Alpine Room Canada
$80

*Due to unforeseen circumstances, we regret to inform you that we have had to postpone this event. We are currently working on a new date for this event and will update this event page as soon as the new date is confirmed. If you have already purchased tickets/accommodation we will be contacting you and providing you with a full refund for your tickets purchased as well as your accommodation if it was specially purchased for the event. We apologize for…

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Manning Park Dark Sky Astronomy Weekend – Postponed

October 16 - October 18

Due to COVID-19, we have made the difficult decision to postpone this year's Dark Sky Astronomy Weekend until 2021. The health and safety of our community, guests, volunteers, and staff who make this event so 'out of this world' is our highest priority. The stars aren't going anywhere, so we hope to see you back again next year with a safe event that is better than ever. Sign up to our Dark Sky Mailing list to hear about it first!

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November 2020

Nordic Centre Opening Weekend – Early Opening!

November 21 - November 22

Join us for the early opening weekend of our Nordic Centre! Cross-country ski through the Cascade mountains, or rent snowshoes and take a walk through the scenic snowy forest! The Nordic Centre will open on November 21 from 8 am - 4 pm on weekends only. Midweek opening will be snow dependent. Not all trails will be open, and grooming will be snow dependent. More information on trails will be available closer to the opening date. *For now, all tickets,…

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Summer Programs

Learn more about Manning Park Provincial Park — its history, its inhabitants, and its unique features. Summer programs are offered from June to September.

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