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Featured image for “Protecting Nature One Post at a Time: Meet Katie Borgfjord”
June 14th, 2024

Protecting Nature One Post at a Time: Meet Katie Borgfjord

As the Digital Marketing Coordinator, Katie is in charge of managing the CPAWS Manitoba social media pages, updating the website, crafting content and leading Nature Club activities
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May 21st, 2024

What Does It Mean to Protect Manitoba’s Wild Spaces? It Means a Lot

Protecting the Hudson Bay Lowlands benefits people who live in nothern Manitoba along with wildlife like polar bears, caribou and birds.
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February 9th, 2024

Put Spending Time in Nature on Your New Year’s Resolution List: OP-ED

Most people don’t need a meta-analysis of scientific research to tell them they feel good when they’re out in the woods or listening to waves lapping on the shore of the lake.
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December 19th, 2023

Dozens of Ways to Get Outside With CPAWS Manitoba in 2024

Want to get outside and explore Manitoba? We’ll be offering dozens of Nature Club events in 2024 like free group hikes and $5 paddle nights.
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June 8th, 2023

Hike at Cedar Bog Trail in Birds Hill

Looking for an easy and family-friendly hike close to Winnipeg? Cedar Bog is perfect! The Bird’s Hill trail is a great hike for families, people who are new to hiking, and experienced outdoorsy types looking for a simple trip in the woods. 
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May 16th, 2023

Hiking Through the Vast Manitoba Desert, at Spirit Sands

Always wanted to explore the desert, but didn’t want to take the trip? Did you know we have the next best thing right here in Manitoba!
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December 16th, 2021

Go Winter Hiking in Winnipeg at Bois-des-Esprits

Bois-des-Esprits is the perfect introduction to winter hiking. More than 20 tree carvings turn the trail into a treasure hunt.
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November 15th, 2021

Where to Hike Near the Pinawa Suspension Bridge

The trail near the Pinawa suspension bridge has plenty of Precambrian rock to climb but a gentler slope than you’ll find in the Whiteshell.
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November 1st, 2021

Hike the Scenic La Barrière Park

La Barrière Park Loop, 15 minutes from Winnipeg, is nearly three kilometres and takes around 60 minutes to complete.
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October 1st, 2021

Escape City Life by Hiking in Beaudry Provincial Park

Beaudry Provincial Park is close enough to the city to squeeze a hike into a busy Saturday and far enough to escape from traffic noise.
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August 19th, 2021

Family-Friendly Hiking on the Chickadee Trail at Birds Hill

Here’s what you need to know to hike the Chickadee Trail, one of the more popular trails in Birds Hill Provincial Park for a reason.
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