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Batoche - Louis Riel Relay & Kidfest

Louis Riel Relay & Kidfest

Batoche is the place to be this Saturday July 8. Enjoy a fun packed day at Louis Riel Days & Kidfest. This event has activities to keep the whole family busy and entertained! Indulge in the Saskatoon berry pie eating contest plus other great food options while you take in the live entertainment and festivities. Try your hand at archery or canoeing or choose from competitive, recreational or kids adventure relays, which include canoeing, horseback riding, pack running, biking and running. Register your team at www.louisrielrelaydays.com.

The coming together of Louis Relay Days & Kidfest is sure to be a unique and exciting experience. The event runs from 10am until 6pm on July 8, 2017. Admittance is just $3.90 per person.

Batoche National Historic Site

Batoche National Historic Site is a fascinating place for family-fun experiences and incredible stories to discover. The site has a rich history where stories and culture come to life.

NEW at Batoche! Canoe Rentals – Bring your canoe or rent one from us to paddle the scenic South Saskatchewan River at Batoche.

Learn-to CampAugust 19-20. Starry nights, tons of activities and a chance to bond with family and friends around an open campfire. To register: 1-888-773-8888.

All Aboard!!! The Batoche Visitor Shuttle is ready for you. Hop on and hop off or “Journey Through Time” on the interactive tour – Your family will love this fun and animated version of the Batoche story. Meet interesting characters on this tour that explores the Métis community of Batoche before, during and after the events of 1885.

Journée du patrimoines and Taste of Métis Culture Craft Show - Batoche NHS welcomes the 12th edition of Journée du patrimoine – Heritage Days in 2017! Saturday, September 30. This bilingual celebration of French culture and tradition invites you and your family out for a day of interesting and interactive family activities, great food and workshops all combined with the Métis culture craft show.

Do your kids like to Xplore? Parks Canada Xplorers is for them! They will have FUN doing activities and collecting COOL souvenirs at Batoche National Historic Site and other Parks Canada sites in Saskatchewan. Free with Entry.

Geocaching Challenge – Discover the secrets of Batoche and earn your souvenir Batoche geocoin in this geocaching program for all ages. GPS units included in program fee. Available July 1 – October 6, 2017.

Picnics, Hiking and Canoeing. Bring your hiking shoes, binoculars or canoes (or try a new canoe rental!) and explore the amazing views, picnic areas and trails along the South Saskatchewan River.

Batoche National Historic Site


July 1 - September 4: Open 7 days a week 9am-5pm

September 5 – October 6: Open Mon-Fri 9am-5pm


Phone: 1-306-423-6227

Twitter: @parkscanada_sk

Facebook: SaskNHS

Email: batoche.info@pc.gc.ca

Website: parkscanada.gc.ca/batoche

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