Battleford, SK S0M 0E0
Trails of 1885 Attraction. Established in 1876, Fort Battleford presided over some of the most pivotal events in the history of western Canada. Today, the fort showcases the North West Mounted Police's role in the early settlement of the area. Uncover the secrets of Fort Battleford on a 15-stop audio tour. Explore five original North West Mounted Police buildings and discover the role that Fort Battleford played in the Armed Conflict of 1885. Kids Xplorers program, geocaching, green-powered visitor centre, interpretive displays. Look for Living History Day in late Jul.
4.8km SE of North Battleford, through Battleford and SE on Central Ave. GPS: 52.4338N, -108.1758W.
Adjacent to Kramer Campground.
18-May-2013 to 2-Sep-2013
Rate details: For information on events and fees, please visit the website. Parks Canada Discovery Pass available.
Hours of operation: May and Jun, 3 days/week; Jul 1 to Sep 2, daily 10am - 4pm. Please contact office or visit website for more information.
Full wheelchair access
Service in French
Estimated viewing time (hours): 2.0
Museums Association of Saskatchewan member