Lac La Biche Pow Wow Days Weekend Excursion
August 4-6, 2017
Depart/Return: Edmonton, Alberta. Responsible for your own travel to and from locations
Overnight Accommodation: Tipi Camping
Day 1: Our friendly tour director will greet you at the meeting point in Edmonton. Participants will travel to Lac La Biche using their own transport (transport can be arranged if there is sufficient interest). Arrive in Lac La Biche for a gourmet local dinner and drinks. Walking tour of Lac La Biche, and set up camp in tipis at Indian Village
Day 2: Participate in a community pancake breakfast, and get prepared to go on a mushroom foray in the boreal forest. Learn about local mushrooms, how to identify edible mushrooms and go on the hunt for your own. Back into town for lunch at the multi-cultural food festival, and participate in a traditional round dance Saturday afternoon.
Day 3: Camp cooked breakfast over a fire, and then take in the sights and sounds of local fiddling and jigging. Watch traditional hand games being played and listen to stories from elders. Feast on local whitefish at the community fish fry and then it’s off to the family rock concert and fireworks.
Day 4: Last breakfast together and pack up to head home.
3 Nights accommodation
Tour director for the entire duration of your adventure