Things To Do on Your Backroads Woodland Retreat

Jeannine

Things To Do on Your Backroads Woodland Retreat

Sightseeing
This is a great place to visit if you want to learn more about endangered species of plants and wildlife in the Tall Grass Prairie. Pack a picnic and some bug spray and have a quiet, easy hike.
Agassiz Interpretive Trail
This is a great place to visit if you want to learn more about endangered species of plants and wildlife in the Tall Grass Prairie. Pack a picnic and some bug spray and have a quiet, easy hike.
The Roseau River is great for canoeing, kayaking, tubing, and fishing. Visit the Roseau River Park, just a 15 minute drive away. Or go a little further and take a hike around the Ducks Unlimited wildlife area near Rosa, MB.
Roseau River
The Roseau River is great for canoeing, kayaking, tubing, and fishing. Visit the Roseau River Park, just a 15 minute drive away. Or go a little further and take a hike around the Ducks Unlimited wildlife area near Rosa, MB.
This is a great option for families. There are groomed trails, guided tours, and amazing photography opts. Contact them for a tour: https://www.natureconservancy.ca/en/where-we-work/manitoba/featured-projects/the-weston-family-tall-grass.html
Weston Family Tall Grass Prairie Interpretive Centre
This is a great option for families. There are groomed trails, guided tours, and amazing photography opts. Contact them for a tour: https://www.natureconservancy.ca/en/where-we-work/manitoba/featured-projects/the-weston-family-tall-grass.html
Neighbourhoods
Gardenton is home to some of the oldest Ukrainian heritage in the country! Visit the Old St. Michael's Ukrainian Orthodox Church and cemetery to see settler history. Take a walk on the Prairie Shore Trail just moments away, and keep you eye out for wildlife like deer, bears, cranes, swans, and coyotes! Not to mention the Historic Timber Truss Bridge that crosses the Roseau River. Get in contact ahead of time to take a look in the Ukrainian museum, or to find out if its tubing/canoeing season.
Gardenton
Gardenton is home to some of the oldest Ukrainian heritage in the country! Visit the Old St. Michael's Ukrainian Orthodox Church and cemetery to see settler history. Take a walk on the Prairie Shore Trail just moments away, and keep you eye out for wildlife like deer, bears, cranes, swans, and coyotes! Not to mention the Historic Timber Truss Bridge that crosses the Roseau River. Get in contact ahead of time to take a look in the Ukrainian museum, or to find out if its tubing/canoeing season.
Food scene
Eva's boasts homemade cinnamon buns, mouthwatering pizza, and burgers. All buns and crusts are homemade. The fries are fresh-cut every time. It's a favourite for miles around!
Eva's
212 Manitoba 201
Eva's boasts homemade cinnamon buns, mouthwatering pizza, and burgers. All buns and crusts are homemade. The fries are fresh-cut every time. It's a favourite for miles around!