Things to do
Hike interpretive trails, take photos of the bison herd or try on period costumes in the exhibit gallery. Learn to make bannock, traditional games and dream catchers or picnic near the play fort. Sit under the stars before fading to sleep in a Métis Trappers tent.
Camp overnight in a First Nations tipi or a Métis trapper’s tent. This is an authentic camping experience that the family can enjoy. Complete the experience by going back in time with the Enhanced Heritage Camping Kit. Light a fire with a flint and steel to cook bannock for supper. Mid-May through Mid-September
Enjoy a visit from a local Indigenous drummer, dancer or storyteller. Gather around the fire for an hour long journey into their unique history and culture. Taste traditional indigenous foods like bannock or learn and enjoy games and music. May through mid-September
Join in the action at special events throughout the season at Rocky Mountain House National Historic Site. Experience the excitement of Canada 150 Voyageur Rendevous this summer or the terrifying Halloween festivities at ‘Fright Night at the Site’.