Are you interested in visiting Saskatchewan provincial parks and learning while you’re there?
Our park staff are available, throughout the spring and summer, to provide interpretive programming on a variety of subject areas from canoe instruction to medicinal plant information and fur trade history. The subjects are as varied as our parks. A few parks have an extended programming season, while others have a shorter period of operation, so it is best to check with individual parks for more details.
Guided Visitor Programs
- Guided hike
Several parks offer daily, drop-in programs during the summer months (July/August) for people of all ages and interests. Pick up a calendar of events at the park office upon arrival or open the calendar attachment on the individual park’s home page.
Provincial Historic Park Programs
Bring your sense of adventure to a place where the past comes alive!
- Pack buffalo robes
- Make rope
- Practice North West Mounted Police drills.
Come experience these and other activities, the following parks staff will be happy to show you around.
- Cannington Manor Provincial Historic Park
- Fort Carlton Provincial Historic Park
- Wood Mountain Post Provincial Historic Park
Explore on Your Own
Are you more the type to explore on your own schedule? Borrow a geocaching kit, a sport kit or a nature discovery packs before you depart on an adventure. Inquire at the park office for more information.
School and Youth Group Programs
Bring your school or group and discover education programming at SaskParks in our outdoor classrooms, the subjects are as varied as our parks.
- Check out our Teachers page
- Online: Campsite Reservation Service
- Phone: 1-855-737-7275 - Outside North America: 1-519-826-6784
- 7:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m. CST 7 days a week
Helpful Hint: When using Campsite Reservation Service, change the “Reservation Type” from "Campsite" to "Swimming Lesson" in the drop down tab, and pick your park. Reservations for swimming lessons will become available on the same day as nightly camping reservations.
Learn to Fish Program
This FREE lake-side program includes some short instructions and the opportunity to fish from the shore. In this two-hour program, our expert anglers, Jason and Jeff Matity, will teach the fishing necessities, including:
Learn to Fish (FREE)
- Fish identification
- Tackle and accessories
- How to pack tackle box
- Rules, regulations and safety
- Proper fish handling
NOTE: Equipment, information and instructor provided. No cost - No pre-registering. Program is designed for ages 12 and older.
2018 Dates and Locations: TBD
Learn to Camp Program
The Learn to Camp program is designed to introduce new campers to skills and activities that are needed to have a successful and memorable camping experience. Participants will receive lessons from Learn to Camp Leaders, and then will have the opportunity to practice what they have learned.
Who can participate? Open to Families who have never camped before or want to start tent camping. The program can accommodate up to five people per site, with a maximum of three adults per site. If your group does not meet this criteria contact firstname.lastname@example.org so that we can accomodate you.
- Learn to Camp - Overnight experience ($30/group):
- We supply all of the camping equipment you will need.
- You supply your own food, bedding and personal items.
- Over the course of two days you will learn how to:
- Set-up your campsite
- Prepare meals on a camping cook stove
- Learn how to start a campfire
- Set-up your campsite
Locations (late-June and mid-August)
- Pike Lake Provincial Park (29 km southwest from Saskatoon)
- Good Spirit Lake Provincial Park (55 km northwest from Yorkton, 32 km southwest from Canora)
- Echo Valley Provincial Park (70 km northeast from Regina)
Note: No Pets. No alcohol. Programs are in English
To apply: To come
Mail: Learn to Camp
3211 Albert St
Regina, SK S4S 5W6
2018 Program dates and details: TBD