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Hike 'n Hunt for the Crocus: Western MB

April 28, 2019
General Trips / INTERMEDIATE

A full-day hike around Neepawa and Minnedosa around crocus time. A full-day 12-14 km. hike scouring Arden - crocus capital of Manitoba - for those spring flowers, and a tripartite offering of trails around Neepawa and Minnedosa. The grand finale is the first spring dinner of the season in Minnedosa. For Nature Manitoba members only.

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Contact / Registration: 

 Registration begins April 21. Please contact Rose at rkuzina@mymts.net.

Wander the wonderful Whiteshell trails

May 4, 2019
General Trips / INTERMEDIATE

Explore the north and mid-range areas of Whiteshell Provincial Park along its many trails (ca. 15 km. worth), including sections of the great Trans Canada Trail. This is an all-day hike with a late return to Winnipeg. 

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Contact / Registration: 

Registration opens April 28. Contact Rose at rkuzina@mymts.net.

Outdoor trip participants 3 Cooks one night

February 23, 2019
General Trips / NOVICE

3 cooks 1 night will be with Irene Gauthier , Ken Czernicki and Roger Sutherland . Location is 3-994 Archibald .

The meal starts at 6 pm and costs are to be shared. BYOB .  On menu baby potatoes , vegetables , salads, macaroni & cheese & hamburger casserole , spinach & tuna & egg casserolle and other delicious items. Pastries to be supplied by Roger's daughter,  

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Contact / Registration: 

To register please call Roger at 204-451-1219 or email sutherlandvroger@gmail.com

Outdoor trip participants 3 Cooks one night

March 16, 2019
General Trips / NOVICE

Please join Karen Clements , Mary Odger and Roger Sutherland for 3 Cooks 1 Night at 623 Ingersoll at 6 p. m . in Winnipeg's West End . On menu chicken, beef , Yorkshire Pudding , veggies, Oprah's special potatoes , salad and desssert. Bring your own beverages. Cost of meal will be shared based on expenses . 

 

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Contact / Registration: 

To register call Karen Clements at 204-770-4375 or Roger at 204-451-1219,

RMNP Bike & Hike Camping

August 31, 2019 to September 2, 2019
Major Trips / INTERMEDIATE

Car camp at Lake Audy. On Saturday afternoon, cycle down Strathclair trail (very bike friendly) to see what can be seen. On Sunday, cycle to Minnedosa River campground (about 5 km) until trail becomes bike unfriendly (leave and lock bikes). Then continue by hiking to north end of Grasshopper Valley thru old growth white spruce forest.

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Hike 'n Eat: Spring Down Highway 59

April 7, 2019
General Trips / INTERMEDIATE

We shall hike around all day (10-12 km. worth) down the trails spanning Highway 59 south of Winnipeg, concluding with a spring spaghetti dinner hosted by the Tolstoi Heritage Centre. Please let me know of your attendance by Friday, April 5 so the centre can accommodate our group. For Nature Manitoba members only. www.tolstoichurch.ca

Contact / Registration: 

Registration opens April 1. Contact Rose at rkuzina@mymts.net.

Twin Beaches Hike and Canoeing lake francis

June 15, 2019
General Trips / NOVICE

Meet at 9 am at Polo Park Shopping Centre parking lot close to Portage Ave in front where Sears store was .

Group will split into 1 group hiking Twin Beaches and  another group canoeing Lake Francis . Potluck will follow, 

Trip Leader: 

Contact / Registration: 

To register please call Roger at 204-451-1219

Mantario Trail north end day hike

July 27, 2019
General Trips / INTERMEDIATE

Please join Roger for hike from north trailhead at Big Whiteshell Lake along the shore for Big Whiteshell Lake followed by BBQ and potluck . 

Meet at 9 am at Red River food store parking lot in Southdale along Fermor Ave .Drivers will need provncial park pass. 

 

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Contact / Registration: 

To register please call Roger at 204-451-1219

Walking tour of the Frasers Grove neighbourhood in East Kildonan

May 1, 2019
Grey Hares / NOVICE

From the start of Kildonan Drive up to the Selkirk Settlers bridge with stops in between. Drink recommended, snack optional. We'll be stopping for ice cream on our way back.  The hike will take between 2.5 to 3 hours.  Hoping to be done by 1pm.

Contact / Registration: 

Emails preferred.  Please contact Keith Sutton at threedogz@shaw.ca or 204-669-7225.

Guided Cultural East Exchange Tour

May 22, 2019
Grey Hares / NOVICE

Take a walk along Lily Street and learn the history of the area through art and sculpture with artist, Sean McLachlan. Sean recently completed a series of public artworks looking at the history and change in the East Exchange as it evolves as one of Winnipeg's oldest neighbourhoods. Tour limited to 20 people. After the tour, lunch together at a restaurant in the area for those interested.

Contact / Registration: 

Phone Julia Schoen for details and to register 204 269-8004.

Hike in Assiniboine Park

May 29, 2019
Grey Hares / NOVICE

Enjoy a 2 hour Hike in Assiniboine Park with a historical emphasis (on it’s 110th birthday) by fellow Grey Hare, David Spector. Bring a bag lunch if you wish…maybe an ice cream at Sargent Sundae’s across the footbridge afterwards.

Contact / Registration: 

For more information & to register, contact Chris Urban csurban52@gmail.com or 204-837-5940.

Walking tour of permaculture gardens

August 14, 2019
Grey Hares / NOVICE

Walking tour of the permaculture gardens of the Sustainable South Osborne Community Co-op (SSOCC) led by the vice-president Rod Kueneman. After the tour we can lunch in the garden followed by a neighbourhood walk and the option of a treat at BDI.

Contact / Registration: 

Contact Jennifer Johnsen/Kevin MacDonald 204-256-6145.

Walk Into A Tree

October 30, 2019
Grey Hares / NOVICE

Walk Into A Tree. Casual 5 to 7 km round-trip walk/hike along the Red River through giant cottonwoods in Kildonan Park and Rivergrove. We will visit a tree you can walk into without bouncing off of and that is one of the few living things you can hug from the inside.

Contact / Registration: 

Register by October 28 with Donna Kurt at canoeist@mts.net.

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