Take the Roof Off Winter aims to help Nova Scotians improve their health and quality of life by being active during the winter months. To celebrate winter this year we’ll be putting on our main Take the Roof Off Winter FUN DAY event at Keppoch Mountain, and we would love for you to join us for a day full of fun FREE activities!
WIN A PRIZE PACK: If you can't make it out that's ok too, you can still take part. Winter Fun Day can happen anywhere (even your own backyard). The most important thing is to get outside and have fun. PLUS, Send a photo of you having fun outdoors to: to be eligible to win a prize pack!
NEW DATE: Saturday, March 5th from 11am - 4pm
Where: Keppoch Mountain, Antigonish, NS
Address: 193 Keppoch Road, Beaver Meadow, Antigonish, NS
FREE ACTIVITIES AVAILABLE:
• Guided hike • wellness walk • snowshoes • cross country skis • sledding (bring your own sled) • a space to play in the snow • an outdoor bon fire • adapted winter equipment (snowcoach, adapted tips for white canes)
GOOD WINTER FUN ON YOUR OWN:
We encourage everyone to come out to the Keppoch and enjoy the beautiful trail system. Winter is not a time to stay inside, it's time to get dressed up and enjoy the fresh air! You won't regret it. – Keppoch Team
OTHER WAYS TO CELEBRATE:
- NS Trails: Hit one of the hundreds of beautiful trails Nova Scotia has to enjoy: https://nstrails.com/.
- Win a prize pack: send a photo of yourself outdoors on March 5th having your own winter fun day, and we’ll enter your name into our raffle for a prize pack!
- Ecology Action Centre - Winter Walk Day: Any day in February. Enjoy a walk in the snow and you could qualify to win a prize! Schools, youth groups and others are invited to walk at school or around the neighbourhood. Learn more.
COVID Safety and Vaccinations (per Keppoch): Trails remain open, along with our base area facilities and information booth. Proof of vaccination and ID is required when going on guided hikes, using the shuttle as well as other identified programs.We ask that anyone who has been in contact with someone who is quarantining or has COVID or symptoms to avoid using the facility until you have been cleared by a doctor and/or have completed a two-week isolation. Thanks again for everyone's cooperation!
Questions? Feel free to contact us.
Special thanks to Keppoch Mountain!