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Culture Days will return September 20 – October 13, 2024.

Wild Foods Discovery Walks


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The Baggage Building

Thunder Bay

Thunder Bay, ON



Offered in English.

Wheelchair accessible and has gender-neutral washrooms.


These outdoor sessions will be an introduction into the world of foraging for wild foods. We will discuss safe practices when it comes to foraging, as well as suitable areas, habitats, and best foraging practices to ensure sustainability of wild species and future harvests. Following this talk, attendees will be led on a guided walking tour being shown hands on identification of easily identifiable wild foods that grow in abundance in the Thunder Bay

Area. The guide will also discuss interesting nature facts concerning the boreal forest, history of the Marinas landscape, as well as some natural history in the area and the formation of our biomes.

Please note this event will take place outdoors, so please dress for the weather

Due to current Covid-19 regulations, advance registration is required for this event and attendance will be limited due to capacity. We will be following all current Covid-19 policies and regulations and will update participants at the time of registration on any updates.



Recreation and Culture- City of Thunder Bay

We have a very active and vibrant arts and culture community in Thunder Bay. Guided by the Culture Plan, we support the growth of this area and invite you to get involved.

The vitality of Thunder Bay's arts and heritage community is celebrated through a variety of performances, programs, exhibitions, festivals and events year-round.


This event is part of a hub:

City of Thunder Bay Culture Days Festival

Recreation and Culture Division- City of Thunder Bay Thunder Bay, ON

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