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West Hants is inviting people outside to their trail while giving them a purpose: find the dino! This challenge is encouraging people to get active and explore new places.   Learn more about the Dino-Hunt here....

West Hants Parks and Recreation has a free kayak and stand-up paddle board loan program. This program encourages people to get active on waterways and introduces them to paddling with barrier-free access to equipment.   Learn more about the loan program here....

In a response to the COVID-19 pandemic, West Hants Parks and Recreation provided yoga in their parks. This gave community members the opportunity to get outside, focus on mental well-being, and participate in recreational activities during the pandemic.   Learn more here....

West Hants Regional Municipality hosted mountain biking clinics and providing an opportunity for people to learn how to mountain bike on their trails and break down some barriers through programs like equipment loans.   Learn more here....

West Hants Parks and Recreation offered a Learn to Geocache program. This provided an opportunity for people to learn how to Geocache in a barrier-reduced, welcoming environment.   Learn more here....

West Hants Parks and Recreation hosted "Learn to Disc Golf" events at Halliburton House Museum in Windsor, Nova Scotia. The goal is to provide residents with opportunities to learn the basics of how to play disc golf in a barrier-reduced and welcoming environment.   Learn more here....

West Hants Parks and Recreation offered family-friendly guided summer beach combing and treasure hunting walks. This provided an opportunity for people to get outside and explore their local beaches.   Learn more and view upcoming events here....

West Hants Parks and Recreation offered family bubble guided hikes in a response to the COVID-19 pandemic. This provided an opportunity for families or "bubbled" groups to get outdoors and active through guided hikes on trails in West Hants.   Learn more here....

West Hants Parks and Recreation hold special events on their trails to encourage people to get outdoors and active while celebrating the holidays. For example, on Halloween they hosted a "Halloween Scavenger Hunt," for Easter an Easter Egg Hunt, and this past year due to the COVID-19 pandemic they hosted the Hands Free Bunny Hunt....

Chester Recreation and Parks and Schools Plus's Open Air Society aims to provide an opportunity for high-school aged youth to learn and play in the natural world through lightly structured, outdoor education and recreation. The intent of the program is to get students active, outdoors, having fun and to foster an appreciation of nature through...