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Snow Shoeing at Markham Museum

Thursday, December 27, 2018

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Explore Markham Museum’s 25 acre winter wonderland in a new way this winter – with a set of snowshoes! Learn the basics of snowshoeing from our program instructors, from turning and running, to standing from a seated position. Make sure to bring warm clothes and proper boots. Drop-in from Tuesday to Sunday. Snowshoe rental is included in regular admission.

Want to learn the history of snowshoeing and participate in a guided walk? Consider signing up for one of our Family Snowshoeing programs in the new year! Spots fill quickly.

No time limit for drop-in & snowshoeing is available as long as there is snow.

Information on Booked Programs:

Family Snowshoeing

The Museum provides the perfect place to spend time with your family while enjoying the Canadian Winter. Each 2 hour session will include a basic introduction to snowshoeing, group activities/games and free time to explore the 25 acre Museum Grounds. Snowshoes will be provided. Participants will need to provide their own warm outdoor clothing, including winter boots. Cost and registration is per person and all children under 18 must be accompanied by an adult.

Session 1

  • Date: Sunday, January 13, 2019
  • Time: 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
  • Ages: 4 plus
  • Cost: $16.95
  • Barcode: 333623

Session 2

  • Date: Saturday, February 2, 2019
  • Time: 1:30 PM – 3:30 PM
  • Ages: 4 plus
  • Cost: $16.95
  • Barcode: 333624

Session 3

  • Date: Saturday, February 23, 2019
  • Time: 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
  • Ages: 4 plus
  • Cost: $16.95
  • Barcode: 333622

Register today!


Explore Markham Museum’s 25 acre winter wonderland in a new way this winter – with a set of snowshoes! Learn the basics of snowshoeing from our program instructors, from turning and running, to standing from a seated position. Make sure to bring warm clothes and proper boots. Drop-in from Tuesday to Sunday. Snowshoe rental is included in regular admission.

Want to learn the history of snowshoeing and participate in a guided walk? Consider signing up for one of our Family Snowshoeing programs in the new year! Spots fill quickly.

No time limit for drop-in & snowshoeing is available as long as there is snow.

Information on Booked Programs:

Family Snowshoeing

The Museum provides the perfect place to spend time with your family while enjoying the Canadian Winter. Each 2 hour session will include a basic introduction to snowshoeing, group activities/games and free time to explore the 25 acre Museum Grounds. Snowshoes will be provided. Participants will need to provide their own warm outdoor clothing, including winter boots. Cost and registration is per person and all children under 18 must be accompanied by an adult.

Session 1

  • Date: Sunday, January 13, 2019
  • Time: 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
  • Ages: 4 plus
  • Cost: $16.95
  • Barcode: 333623

Session 2

  • Date: Saturday, February 2, 2019
  • Time: 1:30 PM – 3:30 PM
  • Ages: 4 plus
  • Cost: $16.95
  • Barcode: 333624

Session 3

  • Date: Saturday, February 23, 2019
  • Time: 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
  • Ages: 4 plus
  • Cost: $16.95
  • Barcode: 333622

Register today!