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September 2017

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September Long Weekend Mantario Trail Hike
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Trans Canada Trail, East Side Spruce Woods Provincial Park
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Monday Evening Rides

Monday Evening Rides

Outdoor Activities: 

Event Date: 

Mon, September 4th

Trip Leader: 

Trip Rating: 

NOVICE

Contact / Registration: 

Please meet at 6pm in front ot 6885 Roblin Road. Helmets are required. Call Lesly Andrews if you need more info at 204-888-2442

Join Lesly Andrews for Monday evening bike rides starting at the Perimeter and Roblin Blvd to The Whitehorse at Saint Francois Xavier This is an out and back so speed is not a concern we will pick up all stragglers on our return.

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Sep 4 2017
 
Seine River hike from Happyland to Whittier Park and back
Sep 4 2017
 
 
Art Ride (Cycle) in Winnipeg

Art Ride (Cycle) in Winnipeg

Outdoor Activities: 

Event Date: 

Wed, September 6th

Trip Rating: 

NOVICE

Contact / Registration: 

Contact Jody Reaburn jdreaburn2@gmail.com or 204-269-7587.

Art Ride (Cycle) in Winnipeg – led by a member of the Winnipeg Art Council (WAC) and a member from Bike Winnipeg, at no charge. Cycle around the city to art pieces commissioned by the WAC. There are a few routes (from downtown to St. Vital or just in downtown area), stopping at some of their public art. The WAC member talks about the art work, why it was commissioned, who the artists are, etc. All rides are on pathways or designated cycle routes. Bike Winnipeg will provide cycling safety along the route.

 

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Sep 6 2017
 
 
 
Annual Fall Hawk Watc

Annual Fall Hawk Watc

Outdoor Activities: 

Event Date: 

Sat, September 9th

Trip Rating: 

NOVICE

Contact / Registration: 

Call Rudolf Koes at 204-661-0763 to register your group or for more info.

Several groups for this outing have already been formed, but it may be possible to organize your own group. The Beausejour - Lac du Bonnet – Pine Falls loop, usually done by Peter Taylor and Rudolf Koes, is available this year.

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Snow Valley - St Lupicin hike.

Snow Valley - St Lupicin hike.

Outdoor Activities: 

Event Date: 

Sun, September 10th

Trip Leader: 

Trip Rating: 

NOVICE

Please join Roger for a hike in Snow Valley close to St Lupicin in a real pretty area of Manitoba. Bring camera and potluck will follow .

Meeting place is Polo Park Shopping Centre in front of Sears facing Portage Ave at 9 am.

 

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Sep 10 2017
 
Monday Evening Rides

Monday Evening Rides

Outdoor Activities: 

Event Date: 

Mon, September 11th

Trip Leader: 

Trip Rating: 

NOVICE

Contact / Registration: 

Please meet at 6pm in front ot 6885 Roblin Road. Helmets are required. Call Lesly Andrews if you need more info at 204-888-2442

Join Lesly Andrews for Monday evening bike rides starting at the Perimeter and Roblin Blvd to The Whitehorse at Saint Francois Xavier This is an out and back so speed is not a concern we will pick up all stragglers on our return.

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Sep 11 2017
 
 
Cycle on a new section of Trans Canada Trail in Lac du Bonnet area

Cycle on a new section of Trans Canada Trail in Lac du Bonnet area

Outdoor Activities: 

Event Date: 

Wed, September 13th

Trip Rating: 

INTERMEDIATE

Contact / Registration: 

Contact Kathy Picard kdpicard@mymts.net or 1-204-345-8422. Note: Advise Kathy if you wish a more leisurely outing and every attempt will be made to accommodate this option.

Cycle on a new section of Trans Canada Trail in Lac du Bonnet area, from Pinawa Dam west and then north through a wildlife management area, on a new trail. Distance about 10 km one way, flexible depending on the group.

 

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Sep 13 2017
 
 
 
Spruce Woods Provincial Park Hike

Spruce Woods Provincial Park Hike

Outdoor Activities: 

Event Date: 

Sat, September 16th

Trip Rating: 

INTERMEDIATE

Contact / Registration: 

To register please contact David Spector by e-mail at davidspector@shaw.ca

 
Spruce Woods Provincial Park
Join David Spector and hike the complete Spirit Sands / Devils Punch Bowl Loop.  Photogenic lookouts over Marsh’s Lake, the Devil’s Punch Bowl and the Assiniboine River and a walk through the sand hills.
About 12 KM
 

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Sep 16 2017
 
Spruce Woods Provincial Park Hike - CANCELLED

Spruce Woods Provincial Park Hike - CANCELLED

Outdoor Activities: 

Event Date: 

Sat, September 16th

Trip Rating: 

INTERMEDIATE

Contact / Registration: 

To register please contact David Spector by e-mail at davidspector@shaw.ca

THIS TRIP IS CANCELLED DUE TO ILLNESS. SORRY FOR ANY INCONVENIENCE.
Spruce Woods Provincial Park
Join David Spector and hike the complete Spirit Sands / Devils Punch Bowl Loop.  Photogenic lookouts over Marsh’s Lake, the Devil’s Punch Bowl and the Assiniboine River and a walk through the sand hills.
About 12 KM
 

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Sep 16 2017
 
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Monday Evening Rides

Monday Evening Rides

Outdoor Activities: 

Event Date: 

Mon, September 18th

Trip Leader: 

Trip Rating: 

NOVICE

Contact / Registration: 

Please meet at 6pm in front ot 6885 Roblin Road. Helmets are required. Call Lesly Andrews if you need more info at 204-888-2442

Join Lesly Andrews for Monday evening bike rides starting at the Perimeter and Roblin Blvd to The Whitehorse at Saint Francois Xavier This is an out and back so speed is not a concern we will pick up all stragglers on our return.

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Sep 18 2017
 
 
Cycle Henderson Hwy from Perimeter to Lockport and return

Cycle Henderson Hwy from Perimeter to Lockport and return

Outdoor Activities: 

Event Date: 

Wed, September 20th

Trip Rating: 

INTERMEDIATE

Contact / Registration: 

Contact June Thomson 204-837-6469. Note: Advise June if you wish a more leisurely outing and every attempt will be made to accommodate this option.

 

Cycle Henderson Hwy from Perimeter to Lockport and return. Bring a trail lunch or enjoy lunch in one of Lockport’s diners.

 

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Sep 20 2017
 
 
Tour the Experimental Lakes facilities

Tour the Experimental Lakes facilities

Outdoor Activities: 

Event Date: 

Fri, September 22nd

Trip Leader: 

Trip Rating: 

NOVICE

Contact / Registration: 

 Register before September 15th by calling or emailing Les at 204-895-8108 or lmccann2001@yahoo.com

Join Les for a tour of the Experimental Lakes facilities, and learn what this one of a kind science lab is currently involved in. Cost of $142.00 per participant, includes meals and one night accommodation, to be paid to Les by September 15.

Sep 22 2017
 
Pine Point Rapids Hike

Pine Point Rapids Hike

Outdoor Activities: 

Event Date: 

Sat, September 23rd

Trip Leader: 

Trip Rating: 

NOVICE

Contact / Registration: 

Please register with Roger at 204-451-1219

Please join Roger on a hike on pittoresque Pine Point Rapids hike in Whiteshell Provincial Park followed by a potluck .

Meeting place is 9 am in McDonalds parking lot at Fermor and Lakewood ( Southdale ) .Carpooling will be arranged and drivers should have a MB park pass.

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Sep 23 2017
 
Shoal Lakes/St. Ambroise/Delta

Shoal Lakes/St. Ambroise/Delta

Outdoor Activities: 

Event Date: 

Sat, September 23rd

Trip Rating: 

NOVICE

Contact / Registration: 

Contact Garry at 204-667-1062 for information or to register.

Join Garry Budyk on this day-long outing looking for waterfowl, egrets, raptors, gulls and terns, late shorebirds and warblers and more. At this time of year anything is possible. We will meet at McPhillips St and Leila Ave, southeast corner by Sears at 7:45am to register and arrange carpools. We will depart at 8:00am sharp.

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Monday Evening Rides

Monday Evening Rides

Outdoor Activities: 

Event Date: 

Mon, September 25th

Trip Leader: 

Trip Rating: 

NOVICE

Contact / Registration: 

Please meet at 6pm in front ot 6885 Roblin Road. Helmets are required. Call Lesly Andrews if you need more info at 204-888-2442

Join Lesly Andrews for Monday evening bike rides starting at the Perimeter and Roblin Blvd to The Whitehorse at Saint Francois Xavier This is an out and back so speed is not a concern we will pick up all stragglers on our return.

 

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Sep 25 2017
 
 
 
 
 
 

 

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