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Past Grey Hares Outings

Rock 'n Stroll: Stony Mountain, Stonewall and Argyle

July 31, 2019
Grey Hares / INTERMEDIATE

Join Rose for a rockin' hike through the 440 million-year-old quarries of Stony Mountain (collecting permitted) and Stonewall, tour the little village of Argyle which has a remarkable number of historic structures, and test out a small section of the 106 km.-long Interlake Pioneer Trail on the Prime Meridian. Registration commences July 24.

Contact / Registration: 

Contact Rose at rkuzina@mymts.net .

Garden/Cycle Tour

July 17, 2019
Grey Hares / NOVICE

Garden/Cycle Tour, cycling to various home gardens. Location TBA. Note: this tour is not the same as Nature Manitoba’s Garden Tour & Plant Sale scheduled for July 13/19.

Contact / Registration: 

Contact Julia Schoen 204-269-8004.

Cycle Matlock to Gimli and return

June 19, 2019
Grey Hares / INTERMEDIATE

Cycle Matlock to Gimli and return. Approx. distance 48 kms round trip. Enjoy cycling through the beach towns & open areas including great views of Lake Winnipeg. Bring your own lunch or enjoy lunch at one of Gimli’s restaurants.

Contact / Registration: 

Contact Marilyn Hurrell 204-832-8908 or marilynh@mts.net

Cycle the Selkirk area

June 5, 2019
Grey Hares / INTERMEDIATE

Cycle the Selkirk area on a combination of quiet roads and the Great Trail (aka Trans Canada Trail). Stop for lunch at the Historic St. Peters Church. Approx. distance 35 kms. Easy cycle on mostly flat terrain. 

Contact / Registration: 

Contact Shirley & Gord Froehlich 204-785-9799 or prairieoriginals@mts.net.

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.

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.

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.

Birds Hill Park Fungal Foray

April 29, 2019
Grey Hares / NOVICE

Two (2) Outings to Choose from: Option 2: Birds Hill Park Fungal Foray. An invitation for fun folk to search for spring fruiting bodies of fungi:) The walking pace is slower to allow scanning trees and ground for mushrooms, maybe morels! We will visit a few areas in the park. 

Contact / Registration: 

Register with Donna Kurt at canoeist@mymts.net by April 23.

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