Miquelon Lake Provincial Park

Alberta Parks

Events

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  • A Walk Among the Darkness - Guided Walk

      AugAugust  21, 2019
    • Are you the last person to crawl into the tent at night?  If you're a night owl and think you have the night-vision to prove it, join interpreter Ryan for a late night stroll through Miquelon. Learn about other animals that stay up late and the cool adaptations they have to survive under the cover of darkness.  Look to the skies for bats, listen for hooting owls, and see what insects will be drawn to the light.

      • Approximate one-hour walk, with possibility of extended walk for those interested
      • You are welcome to bring a flashlight
      • Easy terrain
      • Children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult
      • Please be dressed for the weather and the mosquitos!
      • Arrive at least 5 minutes early to get a spot
    Where:  Meet in front of the Park Centre  Miquelon Park Centre
    When: 9:00 pm
    Fee:  Free
     
  • Painting Posies - Family Drop-in Program

      AugAugust  22, 2019
    • Whether you're a budding artist or have been painting petals for years, now is your chance to delve into the world of painting alongside Mother Nature.  After a quick lesson in using watercolours, grab some supplies and wander off to a picture perfect spot among the trees.  When you've finished with your masterpiece, take it home to frame!

      • One hour program
      • All materials supplied
      • Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult
      • Please be dressed for the weather
      • Arrive at least 5 minutes early to get a spot!
    Where:  Meet on the back deck of the Visitor Centre  Miquelon Park Centre
    When: 3:00 pm
    Fee:  Free
     
  • Miquelon Lake Farmers' Market

      AugAugust  23, 2019
    • Join us every Friday evening for the Miquelon Lake Farmers' Market!

      • Located in the large parking lot in the day use area
      • The Market runs from June 28th - August 30th
      • Every Friday between 4:00-8:00 p.m.
      • Offering local produce, preserves, meat and more!
      • CASH ONLY - no ATM or 'cash back' on site
    Where:
    When: 4:00 p.m.
    Fee:  Free
     
  • A Miquelon Morning - Guided walk

      AugAugust  23, 2019
    • Are you the first person to step out of the camper or tent in the morning?  You aren't alone.  Most of the wildlife that calls Miquelon home are also up at the crack of dawn.  Enjoy your breakfast then join an interpreter for a morning walk to see who else enjoys the morning sun as much as you.  Listen for hooting owls and the hoof-steps of deer as you commune with nature.

      • One hour walk
      • Easy terrain
      • Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult
      • Please be dressed for the weather
      • Arrive at least 5 minutes early to get a spot!
    Where:  Meet in front of the Park Centre  Miquelon Park Centre
    When: 10:00
    Fee:  Free
     
  • Children's Nature BINGO

      AugAugust  23, 2019
    • Come join Miquelon's Campground Hosts for Nature BINGO!  Just bring yourself and your good luck charm to this 45-minute game.

       

      • Pets, alcohol, and smoking/vaping is not permitted at the amphitheatre
      • Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult
      • Please be prepared for the outdoors
    Where:  Miquelon Amphitheatre (in Loop A of campground)
    When: 7:30 pm
    Fee:  Free
     
  • Investigating Tracks and Traces - Family Drop-in Program

      AugAugust  24, 2019
    • It can be hard to see all the animals that live at Miquelon Lake Provincial Park - especially when they're designed to stay hidden!  Lucky for you, an Interpreter is ready to teach you how to snoop, spy, and identify the tracks and traces they leave behind!

      • One hour program
      • Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult
      • Please be dressed for the weather
      • Arrive at least 5 minutes early to get a spot!
    Where:  Meet on deck behind the Park Centre  Miquelon Park Centre
    When: 3:00 pm
    Fee:  Free
     
  • The Ugly Eya - Amphitheatre Show

      AugAugust  24, 2019
    • On a dark and stormy night an egg goes tumbling through the forest to find itself in the wrong bird family. Join the misfit Eya on her journey to find out who-whoooo she is. Along the way, she'll meet owls, hawks and eagles - all of which will teach Eya what makes birds of prey like her special.

      • No alcohol, pets, or smoking permitted at amphitheatre
      • All ages welcome
      • Come early for best seating
      • Children under 12 must be accommodated by an adult
    Where:  Miquelon Amphitheatre (Loop A of Campground)
    When: 7:30 pm
    Fee:  Free
     
  • Family Craft Time

      AugAugust  25, 2019
    • Join Miquelon's creative campground hosts as they guide you through the steps of making an amazing craft activity!

      • All supplies provided
      • Limited participation to 20 children on a first come-first served basis
      • Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult
    Where:  Meet on the back patio of the Park Centre  Miquelon Park Centre
    When: 11:00
    Fee:  Free
     
  • A Walk Among the Darkness - Guided Walk

      AugAugust  28, 2019
    • Are you the last person to crawl into the tent at night?  If you're a night owl and think you have the night-vision to prove it, join interpreter Ryan for a late night stroll through Miquelon. Learn about other animals that stay up late and the cool adaptations they have to survive under the cover of darkness.  Look to the skies for bats, listen for hooting owls, and see what insects will be drawn to the light.

      • Approximate one-hour walk, with possibility of extended walk for those interested
      • You are welcome to bring a flashlight
      • Easy terrain
      • Children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult
      • Please be dressed for the weather and the mosquitos!
      • Arrive at least 5 minutes early to get a spot
    Where:  Meet in front of the Park Centre  Miquelon Park Centre
    When: 9:00 pm
    Fee:  Free
     
  • Bugs Abound - Family Drop-in Program

      AugAugust  29, 2019
    • Bugs and insects have a bad reputation for being creepy crawlies, but they are fascinating critters with amazing adaptations!  Drop in to this program if you're curious about bugs and want to get a closer look into their secret lives.  Grab a net and a magnifying glass to discover how harmless and innocent they really are.

      • One hour program
      • All materials supplied
      • Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult
      • Please be dressed for the weather
      • Arrive at least 5 minutes early to get a spot!
    Where:  Meet on the back deck behind the visitor centre  Miquelon Park Centre
    When: 3:00 pm
    Fee:  Free
     
  • Miquelon Lake Farmers' Market

      AugAugust  30, 2019
    • Join us every Friday evening for the Miquelon Lake Farmers' Market!

      • Located in the large parking lot in the day use area
      • The Market runs from June 28th - August 30th
      • Every Friday between 4:00-8:00 p.m.
      • Offering local produce, preserves, meat and more!
      • CASH ONLY - no ATM or 'cash back' on site
    Where:
    When: 4:00 p.m.
    Fee:  Free
     
  • A Miquelon Morning - Guided walk

      AugAugust  30, 2019
    • Are you the first person to step out of the camper or tent in the morning?  You aren't alone.  Most of the wildlife that calls Miquelon home are also up at the crack of dawn.  Enjoy your breakfast then join an interpreter for a morning walk to see who else enjoys the morning sun as much as you.  Listen for hooting owls and the hoof-steps of deer as you commune with nature.

      • One hour walk
      • Easy terrain
      • Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult
      • Please be dressed for the weather
      • Arrive at least 5 minutes early to get a spot!
    Where:  Meet in front of the Park Centre  Miquelon Park Centre
    When: 10:00
    Fee:  Free
     
  • Children's Nature BINGO

      AugAugust  30, 2019
    • Come join Miquelon's Campground Hosts for Nature BINGO!  Just bring yourself and your good luck charm to this 45-minute game.

       

      • Pets, alcohol, and smoking/vaping is not permitted at the amphitheatre
      • Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult
      • Please be prepared for the outdoors
    Where:  Miquelon Amphitheatre (in Loop A of campground)
    When: 7:30 pm
    Fee:  Free
     
  • Feathered Fun - Family Drop-in Program

      AugAugust  31, 2019
    • It's a plane!  It's a drone!  No, wait...it's an Evening grosbeak!  Learn the basics of birdwatching through games and fun, family activities.  Identify common birds to Miquelon by looking at habitat, body shape, and listening to calls and songs.

      • One hour program
      • All materials supplied - bring binoculars if you have some
      • Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult
      • Please be dressed for the weather
      • Arrive at least 5 minutes early to get a spot!
    Where:  Meet on the back deck behind the Visitor Centre  Miquelon Park Centre
    When: 3:00 pm
    Fee:  Free
     
  • The Ugly Eya - Amphitheatre Show

      AugAugust  31, 2019
    • On a dark and stormy night an egg goes tumbling through the forest to find itself in the wrong bird family. Join the misfit Eya on her journey to find out who-whoooo she is. Along the way, she'll meet owls, hawks and eagles - all of which will teach Eya what makes birds of prey like her special.

      • No alcohol, pets, or smoking permitted at amphitheatre
      • All ages welcome
      • Come early for best seating
      • Children under 12 must be accommodated by an adult
    Where:  Miquelon Amphitheatre (Loop A of Campground)
    When: 7:30 pm
    Fee:  Free
     
  • Family Craft Time

      SeptSeptember  01, 2019
    • Join Miquelon's creative campground hosts as they guide you through the steps of making an amazing craft activity!

      • All supplies provided
      • Limited participation to 20 children on a first come-first served basis
      • Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult
    Where:  Meet on the back patio of the Park Centre  Miquelon Park Centre
    When: 11:00
    Fee:  Free