When you visit Camp Morton, a tiny provincial park tucked away 8 km north of Gimli, it’s easy to understand why Monsignor Thomas W. Morton choose the spot in 1920 to develop a Roman Catholic summer camp for children. Crashing waves, verdant lawns, and fresh air abound - it’s pure solitude along the
Manitoba’s film industry is booming at the moment, boasting the highest volume of productions that the province has seen in ten years. Along with these projects come Hollywood A-listers to whom we get to show off the hospitality, charm and beauty of our home. While Winnipeg is accustomed to seeing
Between the lakes – the region’s name says it all. Covering the area between the 6th and 13th largest freshwater lakes in Canada, Lake Winnipeg and Lake Manitoba, if there’s one thing you can find a lot of in the Interlake, it’s shoreline. Here are just a handful of the beaches of the Interlake –
Your next summer vacation is Found in Canada, and more specifically, in the best province ever. Okay, we might be a bit biased, but Manitoba is home to polar bears, beluga whales and 100,000 lakes. If that doesn’t entice you enough, our summers are also filled to the brim with festivals, fishing
Whether it’s for one day, or maybe a few more, a road trip along the western shores of Lake Winnipeg will have you uncover the Interlake’s abundance of culture, heritage and nature galore. Throw in some fishing action, eclectic shops, slithery snake dens, velkomin vikings (yes, vikings!), and cottage country charm and you have one adventurous drive with infinite possibilities for fun. So what are you waiting for? Hit the highway already…
A couple of weeks ago, I journeyed out to Oak Hammock Marsh to learn and experience all things dragonflies and damselflies at the Dragonfly Festival. This annual event features a variety of fun things to do for all ages (especially for kids) including a bunch of outdoor adventures in the marsh.
That’s the song my mom used to sing to me when I was a kid as she pedaled me around the Dunnottar area on her old bike. It’s also the nostalgic phrase that springs forth in my mind every time I venture out to the Interlake. You see, I was a lake kid, and if you grew up in Manitoba, chances are you
What do you get when you combine an amazing group of teenagers with the sights and sounds of Manitoba? A whole lot of creativity. Introducing the future travel bloggers, journalists and videographers of Manitoba: Get out of the Basement! With the objective of seeing all Manitoba has to offer, GOOTB
What do bison, birds and a boy of gold have in common? They are the main characters in three of Winnipeg’s best stories. These stories are part of the Signature Experiences Collection, some of the coolest tourism experiences that Canada has to offer. So let’s start our story in a time when bison
After seeing the York boats at Lower Fort Garry National Historic Site, continue on a journey of historical discovery through the Interlake. Head north on Highway #9 with a stop at Winnipeg Beach. Revel in the opportunity to stroll along the soft sandy beach, quiet and calm at this time of year.