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Hiking

Nutimik Lake Environs Hiking Excursion

August 12, 2017
General Trips / INTERMEDIATE

Hike about 13-15 km. on various trails around Nutimik Lake, with a visit to the Whiteshell Museum and Bannock Point petroforms. This is a full-day event with a return-to-Winnipeg time later in the evening.

Trip Leader: 

Contact / Registration: 

Please register after August 4 by emailing rkuzina@mymts.net

Grand Marais and Grand Beach Hike

May 17, 2017
Grey Hares / INTERMEDIATE

Hike along the Trans Canada Trail on the east shore of Lake Winnipeg, from the Lakeshore Heights cottage area right up to Grand Beach Provincial Park (ca. 10-12 km.).

 

Contact / Registration: 

Contact  Rose Kuzina at rkuzina@mymts.net after May 9. Note: Advise Rose if you wish a more leisurely outing and every attempt will be made to accommodate this option.

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

May 24, 2017
Grey Hares / INTERMEDIATE

Hike 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. 

 

Contact / Registration: 

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

Hike in Whiteshell Provincial Park

August 16, 2017
Grey Hares / INTERMEDIATE

Hike in Whiteshell Provincial Park (for those not going to Riding Mtn.). Hike about 12-14 km. on the trails around West Hawk Lake.

 

Contact / Registration: 

Contact Rose Kuzina at rkuzina@mymts.net after August 8. Note: Advise Rose if you wish a more leisurely outing and every attempt will be made to accommodate this option

Hike Bittersweet Ski Trails

October 11, 2017
Grey Hares / INTERMEDIATE

Hike Bittersweet Ski Trails (near Asherne, MB), with possibility of ski trail maintenance if needed.

 

Contact / Registration: 

Contact Marilyn Hearn 204-895-4659 or marilyn_hearn@hotmail.com. Note: Advise Marilyn if you wish a more leisurely outing and every attempt will be made to accommodate this option.

Fall Hike around Lake Minnewasta just outside Morden

October 18, 2017
Grey Hares / INTERMEDIATE

Fall Hike around Lake Minnewasta just outside Morden enjoying the scenic lake views on a single track trail with some challenging terrain.

 

Contact / Registration: 

Contact Ted Harvey tharvey50@shaw.ca or 204-889-5725. Note: Advise Ted if you wish a more leisurely outing and every attempt will be made to accommodate this option.

Spurge Purge and Plant Walk

June 24, 2017
General Trips / INTERMEDIATE

Saturday June 24 or Sunday June 25 - Spurge Purge and Plant Walk - Join the Habitat Committee on their annual mission to count and pull out leafy spurge in study plots on one of our prairies. The plan is to meet at 9 a.m. at the Loewen Prairie (4 km east of Tolstoi on PR 209) and work for 2-3 hours, then eat lunch at the Interpretive Trail and go for a plant walk.

Contact / Registration: 

Please register with Marilyn Latta at 204-253-9245 ahead of time so that you can be notified of any changes in scheduling. Car pooling will be arranged as needed.

Day of exploring the banks of the Red and Seine River

July 15, 2017
General Trips / NOVICE

Day of exploring the banks of the Red and Seine River , bring your camera, sketch pad .We are going to identify plants, insects and birds .Are they food, medicine or poison. You may be even inspired to write a poem or short story. The day will be followed  by a potluck and BBQ .Dress appropriately , bring hat, water and snacks. If you have identification guides please bring them.

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