Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events for 2014


July 1 Canada Day Festivities in Waskesiu—  Start the celebrations off with a pancake breakfast at the Community Hall from 8:00AM to 11:00AM. Parade at Noon. Cake Cutting Ceremony, Singing of O Canada & Flag Raising & speeches held after parade at approx. 1:00PM at the Park Adm. Office building.

An Elk Ridge float at the Waskesiu Canada Day Parade

Canada Day parade at Waskesiu.

July and August – ongoing

Swimming Lessons–  A variety of classes are being offered all summer long. Stay tune for exact dates and times.


July  Sailing School – Interested in learning how to catch some wind and navigate the waters of Emma Lake? Contact us for more information and/or book your yurt for those dates.


July  Waskesiu Children’s Festival —  Annual Children’s Festival activities. Events include pancake breakfast 8:30AM to 11:00AM, shows, entertainment, games, barbeque, refreshments; all at the Community Hall and Big Tent on the grounds 12:00PM until 4:00PM. Sponsored by the Waskesiu Chamber of Commerce and Parks Canada.



August Frank Dunn Triathlon in Waskesiu —  Annual Frank Dunn Triathlon and Pancake Breakfast ( 8:30am to 11:00am) held at the Community Hall.  The race is a 1.5K SWIM – 62K BIKE – 13K RUN.


September  Rona MS Bike Tour- The day will be filled with great food, entertainment, awards, fun prizes, and of course safe cycling. For more information on the event and registering visit the MS Bike Tours website.

Learn to Fly Fish –  If your interested in learning more about the art and science behind fly fishing such as how to tie flies, casting and aquatic entomology. Contact us and we’ll set it up for you. It would make for a great guys (or gals) weekend getaway!

September 27 Outter Limits Fun- a 10km run or 5km walk. Such a great event, there is bag-piper at the start line, bongo drummers and musicians along the route, prizes for the best costumes, lots of fun games on the go, participant gifts that rock, great food, and two kegs of beer! Registration forms can be downloaded from the Outter Limits website.

On the Trail at the Outter Limits Fun Run

Outter Limits Fun Run




Bird on a log