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Nature Manitoba Events

December 2018

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Winnipeg River Outing

Winnipeg River Outing

Outdoor Activities: 

Event Date: 

Sat, December 1st

Trip Rating: 

NOVICE

Contact / Registration: 

Call Peter Taylor at 204-753-2977 for details or to register.

This is your chance to get a start on your winter list. We hope to see lingering waterfowl, such as Long-tailed Duck and Harlequin Duck, or rare gulls.

Dec 1 2018
 
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Churchill Drive area hike

Churchill Drive area hike

Outdoor Activities: 

Event Date: 

Sun, December 2nd

Trip Leader: 

Trip Rating: 

NOVICE

Contact / Registration: 

Please email at alainlouer@hotmail.com or call 204-235-1790 to register.

We will meet at 10 am at BDI ice cream parking lot on Jubilee at 10 am for a 2 hour walk along Churchill Drive and back via Rapid Transit area . 

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Dec 2 2018
 
Caribou Calling

Caribou Calling

Presenter: 

Vicki Trim, Northeast Region Wildlife Manager, Manitoba Sustainable Development

Date: 

Monday, December 3, 2018

Start Time: 

7:30 pm

Location: 

Franco-Manitoban Cultural Centre, 340 Provencher Blvd on second floor - Salle Antoine-Gaborieau.

Admission: 

$5 for members (non-member rate $10)

Come and hear about Manitoba's various caribou populations and how this species spends its life.  Information on the status and management of boreal woodland, eastern migratory woodland and barren-ground caribou populations will be presented.

Dec 3 2018
 
 
Hike through Assiniboine Forest to Fort Whyte Alive
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Bunn's Creek Hike

Bunn's Creek Hike

Outdoor Activities: 

Event Date: 

Sat, December 8th

Trip Leader: 

Trip Rating: 

NOVICE

Contact / Registration: 

To register call Roger at 204-451-1219. 

Please join Roger for hike along Bunn's Creek in North Kildonan . Meeting place will be at Bunn's Creek Park on McIvor at 10 am.

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Dec 8 2018
 
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Towering Cottonwood Trail and Kildonan Park

Towering Cottonwood Trail and Kildonan Park

Outdoor Activities: 

Event Date: 

Sun, December 9th

Trip Leader: 

Trip Rating: 

INTERMEDIATE

Contact / Registration: 

Register after December 1, contact Rose at rkuzina@mymts.net

At the north end of Winnipeg, hike for about two hours alongside the riverine trails through Kildonan Park and a riparian cottonwood forest. Conclude with a potluck lunch at your fearless leader's home.

At the north end of Winnipeg, hike for about two hours alongside the riverine trails through Kildonan Park and a riparian cottonwood forest. Conclude with a potluck lunch at your fearless leader's home.

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Dec 9 2018
 
 
 
 
 
 
St Boniface Hike

St Boniface Hike

Outdoor Activities: 

Event Date: 

Sat, December 15th

Trip Leader: 

Trip Rating: 

NOVICE

Contact / Registration: 

Please contact Alain ( Al) at 204-235-1790 or email alainlouer@hotmail.com

Please join me for about a 2 hour hike with loop in St boniface and Forks . Meeting place is 10 am at soon to be open open Dairy Queen ( formerly Robins Donuts ) on Provencher Boulevard beside Seine River. 

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Dec 15 2018
 
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Christmas Bird Count 2018/19

Christmas Bird Count 2018/19

Outdoor Activities: 

Event Date: 

Sun, December 16th

Trip Rating: 

NOVICE

Contact / Registration: 

Please contact Rudolf Koes well before the count date, at 204-661-0763 for details or to register. More information at a later date.

This is a great opportunity to see some wintering birds in the city. Join tens of thousands of other birders across North America in this event and help contribute to our knowledge of winter bird distribution. A potluck dinner and compiling session will be held afterwards.

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Ski at a location with groomed trails
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Full Moon Rising - Hike 'n Dine in Birds Hill Park

Full Moon Rising - Hike 'n Dine in Birds Hill Park

Outdoor Activities: 

Event Date: 

Sat, December 22nd

Trip Leader: 

Trip Rating: 

INTERMEDIATE

Contact / Registration: 

Registration starts December 15, contact Rose at rkuzina@mymts.net 

For Nature Manitoba members only. Hike the Lime Kiln Trail in Birds Hill Park (ca. 8 km.) starting in late afternoon, bring food for a potluck in the warming shack, then return in the evening with a full moon rising. Depending on the amount of snow and if this becomes a groomed ski trail, may have to switch locations.

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Kildonan Park Hike

Kildonan Park Hike

Outdoor Activities: 

Event Date: 

Sun, December 23rd

Trip Leader: 

Trip Rating: 

NOVICE

Contact / Registration: 

To register call Roger at 204-451-1219.

Please join Roger for hike in Kildonan Park Area . Meeting place will be parking lot in front of restaurant in Kildonan Park .

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Dec 23 2018
 
 
 
Hike along the creek trail through East St. Paul
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Harte Trail Hike

Harte Trail Hike

Outdoor Activities: 

Event Date: 

Sun, December 30th

Trip Leader: 

Trip Rating: 

INTERMEDIATE

Contact / Registration: 

Registration opens December 23, contact Rose at rkuzina@mymts.net

An easy hike along the extreme southwest end of the Harte Trail, ca. 8-10 km. 

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Dec 30 2018
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 

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