People passionate about nature


Seine River Paddle

June 18, 2016
General Trips / NOVICE

Please join me on a paddle from the Lagimodiere- Gaboury Park ( the meeting point at 10 am )  and canoe upstream and come back downstream . Total paddling is 2-3 hours long .

With the recent rain the river level should be good. 


Trip Leader: 

Contact / Registration: 

Please email at or call at 204-235-1790 by Thursday .

Mantario Work Party

September 2, 2016 to September 5, 2016
General Trips / ADVANCED

If you have a sense of adventure, aren't afraid of a little hard work, and want a chance to stay in our off-grid Wilderness Centre this September long weekend, volunteer with us!

Contact / Registration: 

Participants can "email or phone Peter at 204-654-4112".

Canoe English River country (FULL)

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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Paddle down the Brokenhead River

May 17, 2017


Near Vivian and Nourse on Highway 15, which is close to Winnipeg. This upper section of the Brokenhead is best paddled in May or June. The Brokenhead canoe routes are well described in “Through Field and Forest: A Canoe Companion for the Brokenhead River” by Dusty Moulinski. Note: This is a new exploratory trip for the Grey Hares.


Contact / Registration: 

For more information and to register, contact John Gray at or 204-269-1765.

Dragon Boating on the Red River

August 23, 2017


Dragon Boating on the Red River.  Try something new or experience it all over again! Paddles and PFD’s supplied. Start/end at Canoe/Kayak Club, 80 Churchill Drive. Cost about $100.00 for equipment rental, split between # of participants. Dragon boat can accommodate 20 paddlers.

Contact / Registration: 

Contact Ted Harvey or 204-889-5725.

Day canoe trip (CANCELLED due to a conflict that has come up)

June 17, 2017
General Trips / NOVICE

Join Jerry for a pre-father's day canoe day trip. Trip starts at picnic ground by Whiteshell R (on the way to Lone Island L) and ends at boat launch at Jessica L. Car shuttling is required (about 8 km one way).

Email Jerry at

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8 day Canoe Trip from Robinson to Ethelma

August 22, 2018 to August 29, 2018

Join Jerry for a canoe and camping trip at the edge of the ELA. Start at Robinson L and end at Ethelma L. (Involves a 2 km road walk back for drivers after driving cars to Ethelma landing.) Appreciate a marvelous pictograph site at a cliff cave on Dryberry. 3 to 4 lay over days likely. A total of 6 portages (7 if low water levels). SEE READ MORE for portage details.

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Lake or River Paddle

May 30, 2018
Grey Hares / NOVICE

Paddle one of Manitoba’s beautiful lakes or rivers. Bring your canoe or kayak for a day’s outing with experienced paddler, Jerry Ameis. Location to be determined. 

Contact / Registration: 

Contact Jerry at or 204-284-1902.

Paddle Pinawa Channel

June 13, 2018

This is an intermediate to possibly advanced canoe and kayak, full day trip down the scenic Pinawa Channel from the town of Pinawa to the Old Pinawa Dam Historic Park site (provincial park pass required).  It includes fast water through rocky areas, rapids and at least one portage. We will have lunch on the way and tour the old dam site at the takeout.


Contact / Registration: 

Register with Ed Rajfur at

Mantario Cabin work party June 18-22

June 18, 2018

The Mantario Cabin is looking for volunteers to help prepare the cabin for the summer program. Most work involved is cutting  and hauling wood type of chores but there is never any shortage of tasks . Meals are included and participants have some leisure time to swim and  use the sauna  with a great bunch of people.

Contact / Registration: 

Please contact Alain ( Al ) Louer for more information at 204-235-1790