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Snowshoeing under the stars

February 2, 2019 - 19:00 - 21:00

|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 19:00 on Saturday, repeating until February 16, 2019

Explore beautiful Pinhey’s Point on a guided snow shoe hike under the starry night sky. Each session will be informed by a historical theme and end with some delicious hot cocoa by an open fire. Registration is required. Snowshoes are provided.

A minimum of 5 registered participants is required for a session to run. Please use the barcode below to register for your desired date using Service Ottawa’s online registration system. If you do not have a family account, please create one before registering. or

Saturdays, February 2, 9, and 16 from 7 pm to 9 pm
Ages: 16 and up
Cost: $10.75 per person

February 2 – Horaceville at winter (barcode 1472743)
Registration deadline: Saturday, January 26
What can the built environment tell us about how H.K. Pinhey and settler families experienced winters at Horaceville?

February 9 – Winter survival (barcode 1472744)
Registration deadline: Saturday, February 2
What knowledge and skills did early residents need to survive the harsh winters at Pinhey’s Point?

February 16 – Horaceville at winter (barcode 1472745)
Registration deadline: Saturday, February 9
What can the built environment tell us about how H.K. Pinhey and settler families experience winters at Horaceville?

Note: Please check the forecast and dress for weather conditions. This activity is appropriate for all skill levels. Interpretation will be delivered in English with bilingual (English/French) staff available to assist.


February 2, 2019
19:00 - 21:00
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Pinhey’s Point
270 Pinhey’s Point Road, R.R. 1
Dunrobin, Ontario K0A 1T0 Canada
(613) 832-1249
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