People passionate about nature

Grey Hares

Dragon Boat Day

July 30, 2014
Grey Hares / NOVICE

Dragon Boat Day starting at the Manitoba Canoe and Kayak Centre, 80 Churchill Drive. Cost would be approx. $10 per person and includes PFD, paddle and brief instruction on paddling technique.

Contact / Registration: 

Ted Harvey at 204-889-5725.

Cycle St. James Area

September 3, 2014
Grey Hares / 2.5

This outing was originally scheduled as a cycle from Matlock to Gimli. Has been changed to cycling the St. James area along the Yellow Ribbon Trail, thru the Assinboine Forest and on to Fort Whyte Centre for lunch (bring your own lunch or purchase at the Centre), returning along the Hart Trail. Approximate distance 40 kms.

Contact / Registration: 

Contact June Thomson 204-837-6469.

Fall Photo Tour

October 2, 2014
Grey Hares / NOVICE

Drive through the Whiteshell with Al and Thelma Ross.  Enjoy the Whiteshell in the Fall, capture the vibrant colours, get tips on photography from a professional, or just enjoy the trip and company!  No hiking, an easy trip.

Contact / Registration: 

Call Al Ross at 204-853-2047.

Ski Hecla Island

February 3, 2015 to February 5, 2015
Grey Hares / 2.5

Skiiing, or snowshoe from Lakeview Hecla Resort to various destinations on the island, using the groomed trails provided by Manitoba Parks.  Remeber your park pass!
Rate is 1-3.
**Deadline to register is January 15, 2015.

Contact / Registration: 

Contact Doris Orchyk at 204-837-6166.

Ski Bittersweet Trails near Treherne

March 4, 2015
Grey Hares / 3.5

20 kms of classic and 14 kms of skate ski trails of varying difficulty, from easy to difficult.  Easier trails are toward the east side, more difficult trails and hills to the west side.  Central warming hut and new clubhouse at the trail head.
Rates are actually 2-4.

Contact / Registration: 

Contact Ted Harvey at 204-889-5725.

Narcisse Snake Dens

April 29, 2015
Grey Hares / NOVICE

In case the Snake Dens aren’t ready on this date, the alternate outing will be paddling on the Seine River with leaders Pat and John Gray. An update will be provided to the Grey Hares list as spring approaches.

Contact / Registration: 

Contact Kevin/Anita Miller at or 204-224-3628.

Spring Photo Tour

May 14, 2015
Grey Hares / NOVICE

Drive through the Whiteshell with Al and Thelma Ross.  Come enjoy the Whiteshell in spring, capture the spring colours, get tips on photography from a professional, or just enjoy the trip and company!
No hiking, an easy trip.

Contact / Registration: 

Contact Al Ross at 204-853-2047.

Paddle or Cycle in St. Andrews

June 17, 2015

Paddle downstream from Parks Creek to the Red River if the water is high.  Paddle downstream on the Red to Lockport if the water is low.  Approximately 10 kms one way.  Two kayaks and one canoe available for our use, if required.  Alternate activity option for a bike ride along River Road to Skinner's overlooking the locks at Lockport.  Meet at Judith's house for coffee/shuttle placement before

Contact / Registration: 

Contact Judith Campbell at 204-334-1365

Garden/Cycle Tour

July 22, 2015

Cycle to various home gardens in Fort Richmond, lunch at John & Pat Gray's home, followed by a guided tour of the Leith Museum at the U of M.

Contact / Registration: 

Contact Julia Schoen at 204-269-8004