Join us as Gatineau Park celebrates Algonquin culture in conjunction with Fall Rhapsody. Anishinabe Nibin, or “Algonquin summer,” is a great opportunity to learn more about the traditional Algonquin way of life, as well as a chance to see artisans at work.
Free family-friendly activity. Organized with the support of Kitigan Zibi Anishinabeg.
Date and time
October 8 and 9, 2022 from 10 am to 4 pm
At the Gatineau Park Visitor Centre, located at 33 Scott Road, Old Chelsea
Free parking. The site is accessible by public transit.
- Demonstrations on making a birchbark canoe by Daniel (Pinock) Smith, one of the few masters of traditional canoe building
- Demonstrations on making snowshoes and tanning hides
- Crafts inspired by Algonquin ancestral traditions
Good to know
There are indoor washrooms and a drinking fountain at the Gatineau Park Visitor Centre. Accessible picnic tables are available on-site. Bring your own water bottle.
Outdoor kiosks are on a grassy area partially accessible by wheelchair.
We strive to host inclusive and accessible events for everyone. If you need special accommodations, please contact our client services.