Outdoor Recreation | Try It Opportunities
Outdoor recreation programming
Outdoor recreation information sheet
Our "try it" opportunities are a great way to learn a new activity without a commitment!
Registration will begin on June 23rd at 9 a.m. Register for dates, times and locations. Registration can be done online through this link.
Try It: Fishing
A great chance for kids to try fishing!
One set of fishing gear will be provided for each child registered. After some basic instructions you can select your spot and give it a try.
Booking is for 45 minutes from the start time of your program.
Children registered in the program are not required to have a fishing license.
If the attending adult would like to participate with their child, they would need to pre-purchase a fishing license before coming.
(For children under the age of 16. Must be accompanied by an adult 19 yrs plus)
Locations: Halifax (Fleming Park), North Preston (Lake Major), Dartmouth North (Albro Lake Park), Waverley (Powder Mill Lake Park), Dartmouth (Graham's Grove Park, Penhorn Lake Beach), Tantallon (Jerry Lewis Park). Register for specific times, dates and locations.
Try It: Yoga / All Levels Yoga
Outdoor yoga flow class for all levels.
Come enjoy the benefits of practicing yoga outdoors and have fun with your family at the same time!
(Adults. Minimum age 12. Maximum 9 participants.)
Locations: Halifax (Fleming Park), Dartmouth (Albro Lake Park, Graham's Grove Park, Penhorn Lake), Waverley (Powder Mill Lake Park), Tantallon (Jerry Lewis Park). Register for specific times, dates and locations.
Try It: Compass Fun
Learn some basics about how to use a compass and then practice in a fun way by completing the challenge set up in the park. Receive your prize upon completion! 😊
(Adult or families. Each registration will receive one package of compass and challenge)
Locations: Halifax (Fleming Park), Lower Sackville (First Lake/Kinsman Park), Dartmouth (Graham's Grove Park), Cole Harbour (Bisset Lake Park)