Photo: Barb Houston

Toadfest 2023: cancelled due to smoke and air quality

Due to poor air quality, Toadfest 2023 is cancelled (updated 6:50 a.m., Thursday, Aug. 17). Please do not come to Summit Lake today. 

Thursday August 17, 9 a.m. – noon PT Cancelled due to air quality

Toadfest 2022

At Toadfest 2022, we celebrated the opening of a new toad tunnel under the highway, funded by the Ministry of Transportation and Infrastructure. Check out some of the photos here.


Toadfest 2020 hopped online!

We hosted two online Toadfest events in 2020 and want to share our western toad videos with you. Learn more about the toad’s migration, life cycle and the research and mitigation work funded by FWCP. We’ve also posted a few toad jokes . Please share these videos with others.

Toad jokes!

Toad song


Links to kids crafts:
Jumping origami toads/frog
Colouring pages of toads and frogs
Difference between frogs and toad quiz


This event is sponsored by the FWCP with support from the Ministry of Forests, Lands, Natural Resource Operations and Rural Development.

Toadfest 2019 photos

Toadfest 2018 photos

Toad tunnel targets adult toads

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