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Nature Manitoba Outings

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Nature Manitoba conducts a variety of outdoor activities throughout the year. Our activities include canoeing, hiking, cycling, snowshoeing, camping, cross-country skiing, and other outdoor recreational pursuits. All Outdoor Activities are free for members, with the exception of any cabin/park fees if applicable, and the Grey Hares group is listed separately. Non-members may attend a trip or two at no cost, in order explore the option of membership. Note that a trip's difficulty is rated using the following Trip Rating Guidelines.

If you are a member, please contact the trip leader directly with any questions, as listed below, otherwise please contact our office.


Evening Birding Trip

April 27, 2017
Bird Outings / NOVICE

Join Rudolf Koes on an evening outing to look for woodcock and possibly owls.

Contact / Registration: 

Call Rudolf at 204-661-0763 or e-mail for more information or to register.

Libau area

May 20, 2017
Bird Outings / NOVICE

We will look for prairie, wetland and woodland birds north of Libau.

Contact / Registration: 

To register contact Garry Budyk at 204-667-1062

Riding Mtn May long weekend camping CANCELLED (medical reasons)

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

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Contact / Registration: 

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.

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.

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Contact / Registration: 

Please register after August 4 by emailing

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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