Travel Manitoba Articles http://www.travelmanitoba.com/articles/ Recent Articles - Stories & Ideas: Sport & Play Sat, 01 Nov 2014 05:27:49 GMT Weather or Not: Manitoba anglers brave conditions for spring fishing http://www.travelmanitoba.com/articles/view/weather-or-not-manitoba-anglers-brave-conditions-for-spring-fishing/726/ Open water season can’t start soon enough for anglers itching to hit Manitoba’s rivers and lakes every spring. No matter what the weather, they’re out on opening day in the hunt for the big catch. Sat, 23 Mar 2013 07:00:00 GMT http://www.travelmanitoba.com/articles/view/weather-or-not-manitoba-anglers-brave-conditions-for-spring-fishing/726/ Ride the Wind: Prairie snow kiters harness the breeze and surf the drifts http://www.travelmanitoba.com/articles/view/ride-the-wind-prairie-snow-kiters-harness-the-breeze-and-surf-the-drifts/733/ Mountain slopes are for sissies. Manitoba’s snow kiters strap on their boards, harness themselves to enormous sails and blast across the snow-covered prairies in a thrilling and chilling ride. Mon, 17 Dec 2012 07:00:00 GMT http://www.travelmanitoba.com/articles/view/ride-the-wind-prairie-snow-kiters-harness-the-breeze-and-surf-the-drifts/733/ Manitoba’s Sporting Life http://www.travelmanitoba.com/articles/view/manitoba-s-sporting-life/735/ Relive game-day glory, Olympic highs and record-breaking races inside the new Manitoba Sports Hall of Fame, an evocative and carefully curated collection of the province’s sporting history. Mon, 19 Nov 2012 07:00:00 GMT http://www.travelmanitoba.com/articles/view/manitoba-s-sporting-life/735/ Ice Climbing, Prairie Style http://www.travelmanitoba.com/articles/view/ice-climbing-prairie-style/737/ Who says there are no great ice waterfalls or vast glaciers to explore in Manitoba? The province’s chapter of the Alpine Club of Canada delivers thrills, chills and as close to a mountainous... Thu, 11 Oct 2012 07:00:00 GMT http://www.travelmanitoba.com/articles/view/ice-climbing-prairie-style/737/ Big Ski Resort on the Prairie http://www.travelmanitoba.com/articles/view/big-ski-resort-on-the-prairie/759/ The Manitoba terrain offers no mountains for your typical downhill skiiing experience. But don’t underestimate us: we still do it, but we do it in valleys. As travel writer Christalee Froese... Mon, 16 Jan 2012 07:00:00 GMT http://www.travelmanitoba.com/articles/view/big-ski-resort-on-the-prairie/759/ There’s no posturing in Manitoba! Or is there…? http://www.travelmanitoba.com/articles/view/there-s-no-posturing-in-manitoba-or-is-there-/762/ Was there ever a place better suited to hot yoga than Winnipeg in winter? Our cold, snowy months have helped make hot yoga the fitness and well-being trend it is. From hot yoga to sun salutations by.. Fri, 06 Jan 2012 07:00:00 GMT http://www.travelmanitoba.com/articles/view/there-s-no-posturing-in-manitoba-or-is-there-/762/ Off Season: Tee Times Await our Winnipeg Jets http://www.travelmanitoba.com/articles/view/off-season-tee-times-await-our-winnipeg-jets/764/ Soon enough they’ll be hanging up their skates and pulling out the golf clubs. For many Winnipeg Jet players, next spring will be their first time to explore Manitoba’s 120+ golf courses. Here are... Wed, 16 Nov 2011 07:00:00 GMT http://www.travelmanitoba.com/articles/view/off-season-tee-times-await-our-winnipeg-jets/764/ 6 Great Manitoba Hikes http://www.travelmanitoba.com/articles/view/6-great-manitoba-hikes/816/ Make sure your boots are made for walkin’! Do you feel like a one-hour walk in the park or a hefty hike in the wilds of Northern Manitoba? Tue, 25 May 2010 07:00:00 GMT http://www.travelmanitoba.com/articles/view/6-great-manitoba-hikes/816/