Bloodvien River, Eastern Manitoba
Stepping onto the site of the Negrych Pioneer Homestead is like being transported in time and space, from 21st century Manitoba, to 19th century Ukraine. In 1897, Wasyl and Anna Negrych and their seven children left their home in the Carpathian Mountains of Western Ukraine to make a new life in Manitoba.
Visitors to the corner park at Railway Avenue and Alexander Street in Treherne will come away surprised and charmed by the small collection of unusual buildings located there.
The story of how Flin Flon got its name dates back to the year 1914. Prospector Tom Creighton and his escort, local trapper David Collins, were exploring the northern frontiers of Manitoba in search of ore.
With its tremendous wealth of waterways and unbridled natural beauty, Manitoba is home to any number of exciting canoe adventures. Whether you are seasoned paddler, or have simply grown tired of circling the lake, take full advantage of the crisp fall weather to challenge yourself and the province’s white water channels before the onset of winter.
Ah, summer in Manitoba! It doesn't get better than this! Long, warm summer days give you the opportunity to engage in everything from waterskiing and swimming, to hiking, cycling, fishing and golfing. Visit a provincial or national park and enjoy a few days of camping under the stars, or stay at a resort or vacation farm. Get out and explore!
Here are some great things to see and do this summer in Manitoba…