Manitoba North
Find Your Wild North of 53

Manitoba North

Where wilderness and culture collide

This vast region of Manitoba is mostly still wild. Waterways carved through the rocks and forests provide refuge to an abundance of wildlife. But for those who seek a deeper connection, you’ll find the land holds the stories of Indigenous peoples and the communities here shine with the legends of the past and the potential of the future.

North of the 53rd parallel is a vast region of Manitoba, where the landscape shifts from the forests of the Canadian Shield, to boggy muskeg to the sparsely treed tundra.

Going back thousands of years, Indigenous peoples thrived off this land, and they also played an important role in the development of the fur trade. Today, Indigenous culture is shared through festivals and events, art and museum exhibits.

Communities in the north welcome you to experience incredible parks and other outdoor destinations for experiences like paddling, fishing and snowmobiling.

A visit to Northern Manitoba means travelling through Treaty 5 Territory, the original lands of the Ininiwak, Anish-Ininiwak and Dene and home to Inuit and Métis.

Featured Experiences

Sam Waller Museum

Experience the Sam Waller Museum!

Step inside the historic Community Building and Court House to experience the rich history of The Pas and area. Marvel at the curiosities collected by our founder, Mr. Sam Waller, and have hands-on fun in the Discovery Room.

City of Flin Flon

Flin Flon, your northern getaway!

Journey through rich culture and breathtaking ancient landscapes. Experience trophy fishing on pristine lakes and marvel at the wonders of the northern lights. Your ultimate year-round northern adventure awaits in Flin Flon!

Perimeter Aviation Ltd

Let Your Travel Dreams Take Flight

Explore the heart of Manitoba’s North: angling excursions in Island Lake, pristine waters of Tadoule Lake, and mystical wolves of Thompson. Perimeter Aviation is your wilderness adventure travel partner.

The Victoria Inn Hotel and Convention Center Flin Flon

Victoria Inn – the Best in Flin Flon

Experience what Northern Manitoba has to offer and stay in Flin Flon's premier hotel. The Victoria Inn is a comfortable and relaxing full service facility: including the Miners Lounge, Kelsey Dining Room and meet space.

Nanuk Operations

Nights Under Lights

Join us for a winter aurora adventure in the north and experience all that Churchill has to offer! Snowshoe, dog sled, history and culture, then evenings filled with warmth and Aurora viewing!

Lazy Bear Expeditions

Ultimate Northern Lights Adventures

Lazy Bear Expeditions provides nature, wildlife and northern lights adventures in Churchill. Join us and world renowned solar scientists Fall 2024 as we watch, photograph and explore the beauty and science of aurora borealis.

Calm Air International LP

Book your next MB trip with Calm Air

Discover the serene skies with Calm Air – your gateway to Winnipeg, Flin Flon, The Pas, Thompson, or Churchill. Plan your next trip and book now for a stress-free journey into the heart of Manitoba's beauty.

Mural of northern lights overlaid with a persons face and a beluga whale, painted on the side of a building in Churchill.
Explore Churchill Pass
Uncover Churchill's Hidden Gems
Use our free mobile pass to mix and match any of the stops for your own self-guided town tour. Earn a digital certificate when you check-in at 15 locations!
Calm Air

Official Air Carrier To The North

Calm Air partners with local operators to bring visitors to Churchill for the most authentic Northern experiences available today.

Explore Thompson

Thompson is known as the hub of the north - a industrious mining town with proud Indigenous identity and deep roots in the fur trade. It's where the highway ends - a city that evokes images of waterfalls, clear lakes, forests and mystical howling wolves.

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Water. Rock. Art. Adventure. These are the words that should come to mind when you think of Flin Flon, Manitoba.

A person standing on the suspension bridge in Wekusko Falls Provincial Park, watching the water rush by.

Natural Attractions

If you're thinking about Manitoba waterfalls and Wekusko Falls isn’t on your radar, we highly suggest adding it right now.

A person stands on the roof of a car on a snowy road with the Northern Lights overhead.

The Saskatchewan River flows between the town of The Pas and Opaskwayak Cree Nation, two neighbours that come together to show off their culture, history and sparkling natural attractions to visitors.

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Explore Manitoba North

Things To Do

This is life North of 53. Come up and see what you're missing.

Places to Go

From Thompson to Flin Flon to Churchill, there are plenty of places to visit in Manitoba's North.

Where to Stay

Bring your fishing rod and hole up in a remote cabin, cozy up to a bed & breakfast, go camping or relax in a full-service hotel or lodge.

Calm Air

Experience the North. Book Now!