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General Trips

Yellow Ribbon Greenway Trail Hike

March 26, 2016
General Trips / NOVICE

I will hike the Yellow Ribbon Greenway Trail . We will meet at 10 am  at Silver and Ferry at Legion Memorial Park where there's parking . Dress for the weather and have appropriate footwear . Bring water and snacks . I don't think you need to bring a lunch as hike should be finished shortly after noon . We could stop by at Living Prairie Museum on Ness.

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Souris Hike

June 19, 2016
General Trips / INTERMEDIATE

Explore the town of Souris and adjacent hiking trails, new swinging bridge, museums and heritage sites, and agate pits where semi-precious gems and teeth of Equus (ice age horses) and mammoths have been found. (Permit fee required.) Register after June 12.

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Labour Day Hiking Weekend in Riding Mountain National Park

September 3, 2016 to September 5, 2016
General Trips / INTERMEDIATE
Hike the scenic Moon Lake loop and  a selection of picturesque shorter  trails along the Highways 10 and Highway 19 corridors.
Stay in hotels in Wasagaming or Dauphin or  alternatively camp.

Contact / Registration: 

To resister or for more information contact David Spector at davidspector@shaw.ca or 204-504-0125

Spurge Purge & Plant Walk

June 19, 2016
General Trips / NOVICE

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.

Contact / Registration: 

Call Marilyn Latta at 204-253-9245

Seine River Paddle

June 18, 2016
General Trips / NOVICE

Please join me on a paddle from the Lagimodiere- Gaboury Park ( the meeting point at 10 am )  and canoe upstream and come back downstream . Total paddling is 2-3 hours long .

With the recent rain the river level should be good. 

 

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Contact / Registration: 

Please email at alainlouer@hotmail.com or call at 204-235-1790 by Thursday .

Sandilands Forest Area

July 2, 2016
General Trips / INTERMEDIATE

Location has been changed as the Mantario Trail is closed . I will organize a hike going to Sandilands Provincial Forest . I thought of going up north on Highway 59 but I am thinking that with situation in Whiteshell the traffic could be horrible .

Bring enough water , lunch , appropriate clothing , footwear and sunscreen .

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To register email at alainlouer@hotmail.com or call 204-235-1790.

Canada Day Cycle

July 1, 2016
Spur of the Moment / NOVICE

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We will have a bicycle ride starting at Assiniboine Park to Headingly.  No registration required and all skill levels welcome.  We will meet at 10am at the Duck Pond in Assiniboine Park on July 1st.  If you have any questions or concerns you are welcome to contact Al Louer at 204-235-1790 or alainlouer@hotmail.com

St Boniface Cycle

August 20, 2016
General Trips / INTERMEDIATE

We will meet at Robin's Donuts at 10 am  and go towards Whittier Park , Forks , Lyndale Drive , Egerton and through around Southdale with the Biphop Grandin Greenway and back . Cycle around 15 km an hour  for a little more than 2 hours give or take .Bike helmet is mandatory .Bring water and snacks.

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Mantario Work Party

September 2, 2016 to September 5, 2016
General Trips / ADVANCED

If you have a sense of adventure, aren't afraid of a little hard work, and want a chance to stay in our off-grid Wilderness Centre this September long weekend, volunteer with us!

Contact / Registration: 

Participants can "email pdervee@gmail.com or phone Peter at 204-654-4112".

Spruce Woods Hike

September 17, 2016
General Trips / INTERMEDIATE

Saturday September 17th

Spruce Woods Provincial Park

Intermediate

Hike the Trans Canada Trail through Spruce Woods Provincial Park from the Epinette Creek Trail parking lot to Kiche Manitou Lake Beach. A pleasant forest walk through rolling hills. About 15 KM.

Contact / Registration: 

To register contact David Spector by telephone at 204-504-0125 or e-mail at davidspector@shaw.ca.

Centennial Trail Hike in Whiteshell Provincial Park

October 8, 2016
General Trips / INTERMEDIATE

Please join me on Centennial trail hike of about 10 km of Canadian Shield country . Bring appropriate footwear, hat , water and lunch .We will meet at 9 am at Coop grocery store parking lot at Fermor and Lakewood Boulevard . Park passes needed for cars going to park .A shuttle will be required .

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Whiteshell Provincial Park adventure

December 10, 2016
General Trips / INTERMEDIATE

Lack of snow: we will do a 10-13 km. hike in Whiteshell Provincial Park (area to be determined), complete with outdoor BBQ potluck. Some snow: this clever trip leader will think of something else that hopefully would facilitate a BBQ. Lots of snow: go snowshoeing. For those who are ready for anything, please register after December 2.
 

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Email rkuzina@mymts.net to register

Bird's Hill Ski

December 26, 2016
General Trips / NOVICE

Please join me on a ski outing at Bird's Hill Provincial Park. There could be more than 1 speed depending on the number of participants but people will not be left alone.

We will meet at 10 am in  the Perkin's parking lot in eastern part at corner of Lagimodière Blvd ( Hwg 59) and Regent . If somebody needs a ride please contact me. 

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(Trip is Full) Overnight stay at James Lake cabin in Turtle Mountain

February 18, 2017 to February 20, 2017
General Trips / INTERMEDIATE

Trip is full. Ski to James Lake cabin in Turtle Mountain Provincial Park . The cabin is booked for Saturday Feb 18 th and 19th and there are no cabin fees . It's a 5 km ski to cabin with some uphills . People interested in coming should have a cold weather sleeping bag even if in cabin it gets quite warm when the stove is going . The cabin is rustic but cozy .

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Canoe English River country: 8 registered (includes moi) + 2 on waiting list

August 14, 2017 to August 27, 2017
Major Trips / ADVANCED

 Join Jerry for a 2 week canoe trip starting at Caribou Falls Power dam, travelling to the southern boundary of Woodland Caribou park (Sydney Lake) and then returning to the power dam launch site. The trip involves about 200 km of paddling (2 x 100 each way) and a total of about 10 portages (2 x 5 each way). GO TO READ MORE.

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Riding Mtn May long weekend camping CANCELLED (medical reasons)

May 20, 2017 to May 22, 2017
Major Trips / NOVICE

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Join Jerry at Whirlpool lake campground [has eating shelter & luxury outhouse] in Riding Mountain park for the May long weekend. The activity smorgasbord consists of your choice of hiking (easy/arduous) and/or biking (easy/arduous). I will go to Whirlpool Friday morning to obtain sufficient campsites. Join me on Friday (May 19) or come out Saturday morning.

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