Eastern Manitoba is home to breathtaking community trails, the Trans Canada Trail, and 22 Provincial Parks and Forests filled with hiking trails. How many will you hike this summer?
Crow Wing Trail / Chemin Saint-Paul
For incredible mountain biking in Manitoba, head east of Winnipeg and experience a full range of trails from easy to challenging, and everything from community trails to 6 billion year old rock. Check out the Blue Highway Mountain Bike Trail, the equivalent to Utah's Slickrock Trail.
Blue Highway Mountain Bike Trail
Crow Wing Trail / Chemin Saint-Paul
Campgrounds in Eastern Manitoba provide a variety of choices. Pick from the many private campgrounds to the 22 Provincial Parks and Forests. Camping in Manitoba is your up close and personal experience with nature. Every Manitoban should experience sleeping under the stars.
Lilac Resort; RV, Lodging and Water Park
Lazy Loon Resort
Rock Garden Campground
Provincial Parks Camping
Water, water everywhere in Eastern Manitoba. Find plenty of tranquil flat water paddling or rushing waters at its finest on Eastern Manitoba’s numerous lakes, rivers and streams.
Nature's Edge Tourism
Wilderland Adventure Company
Float and Paddle
Manitoba Paddling Association
Sometimes a once in a lifetime experience, fishing in Manitoba is a treat for the senses. Breath in fresh air and feel the excitement of catching a trophy or your child’s first fish, nature provides the setting, all you have to do is show up with your gear. Please respect the waters of Manitoba and put trash and pollutants in the proper recepticles.
Manitoba Lodges and Outfitters Association
Get a Licence
Get a rush skiing on the down hill and cross-country trails in Eastern Manitoba. Layer up to keep cozy, bring your own gear or rent some so you can get outdoors and enjoy skiing in Manitoba in style.
Falcon Ridge Ski Slopes
Where to Ski
Sled on thousands of kilometres of designated, groomed snowmobile trails crisscrossing the region, some award-winning. Ride across the wide-open frozen lake or enjoy the secluded feel of a forested trail.
Don't forget your snowpass
Load up the car for a day at one of the many beaches in Manitoba. Eastern Manitoba is known for its many bodies of water for no shortage of summer beach days.
Beaches of 59
Farmer’s Markets & Foraging
You can select and pick your own fruits and vegetables at many u-picks or you can purchase pre-picked. U-picks offer fresh air and exercise while you pick, and you have the opportunity to talk to the growers one-on-one. There's plenty to forage in the forest too. Be sure to consult with the experts and forage with a buddy.
Direct Farm Manitoba
Boreal Shore Botanicals
Do you love treasure hunts? In Eastern Manitoba we have two really fun geocache trails and plenty of other caches dotted throughout the region. Make it a whole day’s adventure in Eastman for the whole family.
Sunrise Corner Tourism
Whitemouth River Recreation
Pack up your golf clubs or rent some from one of the many golf clubs in Eastern Manitoba. Golfing in Manitoba is superb with scenery and wildlife like no where else. Enjoy our back 40 when you hit the links in Eastman.
Golf MB - Manitoba Directory
From the forested Canadian Shield to wide open prairies, horseback riding in Manitoba is a unique experience that everyone should try. Our partners are trained in facilitating your relationship with the horse you ride. Book some lessons or a trail ride in beautiful Eastern Manitoba.
Falcon Beach Ranch
Cloud 9 Ranch
Where else can you see the largest carnivore on land, the fastest bird in the sky, and the largest congregation of snakes in the world? Are you interested in doing some wildlife watching? The secret to success is knowing where and when to look!
Manitoba Birdwatching Trail
To experience and explore the beauty and thrills of an ATV adventure, try ATVing in Manitoba on one of the many trails in Eastern Manitoba.
Eastern Manitoba’s retails roots cover all your bases. You will be easily satisfied as you find all that you are looking for, and more, in the hundreds of local shops.
Green Pastures Farm
Carol's on Leon
Masagana Flower Farm
Food, Fresh & Local
You'll want to travel for food to these sweet spots. This gives new meaning to meals on wheels on your road trip through Eastman. Check out these mouth-watering places to taste, sip and savor fresh local food.
Le Beau Cafe
Spicy Radish Cafe
Trails End Cafe
Livery Barn Restaurant
Fire & Water Bistro
With 17 museums in Eastern Manitoba, there's no shortage of learning about Manitoba's most recent history. You'll discover museums dedicated to the pioneer era, culture, the industrial era and some that are out of the ordinary. Museums are just starting to dig deeper into the roots that represent indigenous history, with artifacts dating back over 10,000 years. This step is a result of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission's Call to Action #67. As you wonder through history, visit the many communities and stop for an ice cream or set up a picnic on the museum grounds. Check for geocaches, learn from historians, and explore the many artifacts with family and friends.
Anola & District Museum
Buffalo Point Cultural Centre
Cook's Creek Heritage Museum
Dawson Trail Museum
Fort Dufferin Museum
Gardenton Ukrainian Museum
Lac du Bonnet Museum
Mennonite Heritage Village
Midwinter Heritage Site
Monseigneur-Tache Historic Site
Pioneer Village Museum
St. Pierre Jolys Museum
Sprague & District Museum
Tolstoi Heritage Centre
Whitemouth Municipal Museum
Winnipeg River Heritage Museum
Embedded in the fabric of Eastern Manitoba are special heritage sites and historic groups in Eastern Manitoba who document them. Some still stand and you will only find remnants of others. Visit Manitoba's first glass factory in Beausejour, Mennonite Heritage Landing near Glenlea, Wanipigow Lake Archaeological Site, or St. Michael's Ukrainian Greek Orthodox Church near Gardenton.
Manitoba Glass Company Site
Mennonite Heritage Landing Site
Michael's Ukrainian Greek Orthodox Church
Wanipigow Lake Archaeological Site
Arts & Culture
The cultures of Eastern Manitoba have been woven together to create diverse communities that have flourished and grown over time. Come and explore the region's cultural events and enjoy the works of the many gifted artists who call this area home.
Pinawa Art 211
The Public Brewhouse & Gallery
Steinbach Arts Council
Are you needing some rejuvenation? We get it, everyone needs a break from their over-scheduled life. Besides stellar accommodations throughout Eastern Manitoba, there are retreats popping up throughout the region. Take part in a facilitated retreat, or create your own in one of these soul nurturing spaces. Do you have a retreat centre in Eastern Manitoba? Contact us to find out how we can partner.
Moon Gate Guest House
Wild Skies Resort
The House That Love Built