Tourism Saskatchewan

Fort Walsh National Historic Site

Fort Walsh National Historic Site
Food Service / RestaurantLimited Wheelchair AccessMajor Credit Card(s)Modern Washrooms

Box 278
Maple Creek, SK  S0N 1N0

In the heart of the spectacular Cypress Hills, follow the footsteps of the Northwest Mounted Police who brought Canadian law to the west. A former NWMP/RCMP post (circa 1875-83) was later used to breed horses for the Musical Ride. Xplorers for kids! Guides in period costume, interpretive walks and picnic areas, period furnished buildings, two cemeteries, visitor centre museum, theatre, gift shop and cafeteria.

Additional opportunities for picnics, hiking, trail rides, observing nature. No overnight camping facilities. Check website for details on exciting special events. Follow Fort Walsh on twitter at #FtWalshNHS.


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Box 278
Maple Creek, SK  S0N 1N0

Tel: (306) 662-2645 / (306) 662-3590

Email: fort.walsh@pc.gc.ca
Website: http://www.parkscanada.gc.ca/fortwalsh

55km SW of Maple Creek on Hwy 271. 1600 acre site in the Cypress Hills.

Cypress Hills Destination Area, Cypress Hills Interprovincial Park, Cypress Hills Vineyard and Winery, Historic Reesor Ranch, Cypress Hills Eco-Adventures.

17-May-2014 to 1-Sep-2014

Rate details: $9.80 adults, $8.30 seniors, $4.90 youth, children under 6 years free, $22 family. School groups $4/person. One week notice required for groups. Rates subject to change.

Hours of operation: May 17 - Jun 28, Tue to Sat 9:30am - 5pm; Jun 29 - Sep 1, daily 9:30am - 5pm. Please contact office or visit website for more information on hours of operation, events and fees.

Limited wheelchair access
Tourist information
Gift shop
Food service
Picnic area
Service in French

Geocaching

Self-guided tour
Trail brochure/Map
Guided tour
Tours upon request

Group tour services
Student group services
Group rates
Bus parking
Guide services
Estimated viewing time (hours): 3.0
Advance Notice Requirements / Additional Group Tour Information: One week notice is required for groups.

Museums Association of Saskatchewan member
Canadian Museum Association member

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