Getting ready for summer adventures

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Getting ready for summer adventures

June 5 2023

Are you curious about hitting the trail, camp or water this summer and exploring Manitoba’s parks, but want to learn how to stay safe?

Are you hoping to spend more time outside this summer but are concerned about how to protect yourself and your family from diseases and effects from the heat?

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Join CPAWS Manitoba and The Wilderness Supply Co. on Monday June 5 for a summer adventure workshop.

You’ll be entered to win a door prize just for attending!

The Wilderness Supply Co. staff will offer an interactive and engaging presentation teaching you the skills you need to enjoy spring in Manitoba, including:

  • The right types of durable outdoor gear/clothing
  • How to dress appropriately for summer’s extremes
  • Camp essentials
  • Protection from insect and water borne diseases
  • Leave no trace principles

Afterwards, there will be plenty of time for questions, mingling, and shopping. Attendees will receive a 10% discount on all products on the evening of the event (excluding boats).

The event is free but tickets are limited, so be sure to register early.

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About CPAWS Manitoba:

CPAWS Manitoba has been instrumental in establishing 22 new parks and protected areas in our province. That’s an area larger than Lake Winnipeg at nearly 26,000 square kilometres. Our goal is to protect half of Manitoba’s lands and waters.

About the CPAWS Manitoba Nature Club:

CPAWS Manitoba’s Nature Club is designed to help Manitobans get outside, make new friends and learn about the wonders of nature.

We’ve developed a wide range of programming and activities to help Manitobans of all ages and abilities enjoy the health and wellness benefits of nature.

Find out more at our website – www.cpawsmb.org – and be sure to subscribe to our events newsletter and follow us on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter so you don’t miss out on upcoming events.

About The Wilderness Supply Co.:

Wilderness Supply is Central Canada’s canoe, kayak and SUP experts, with the best and largest selection of boats in Manitoba and North-Western Ontario. The company started as a mom-and-pop outdoor store and has never lost that small store feel simply by caring about its customers and getting them outdoors.

Friendly, knowledgeable staff at both shops (Winnipeg and Thunder Bay) have the camping, hiking, paddling, backpacking and travel experience to provide top gear and expert advice for your next adventure.

Wilderness Supply specializes in canoes, kayaks and SUPs, camping gear, hiking gear, travel gear, roof rack systems and much more. Canoe rentals, kayak rentals, SUP rentals and snowshoe rentals are available.

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Help Keep Manitoba Wild


CPAWS Manitoba has helped establish 23 parks and protected areas thanks to people like you.

With your help, we can protect half our lands and waters for future generations of people and wildlife.