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What to expect

Heading to the beach? Let us plan your stops along the way! Historical hot spots, unique restaurants, photo ops, and lakeside destinations to get your toes in the sand.

Trip Highlights

Historic stops that tell a story

A hidden gem walking trail

Beach towns

Tuck into some tasty food stops

Suggested for
  • Families
  • Seniors
  • Beach Bums
  • History Buffs
Available to depart
This itinerary can be used Wednesday to Sunday and is best enjoyed between April - October.

Itinerary

Stop 1

Roam along the river and visit a few historic sites that have deep Manitoba connections. Drive time to the second stop is 35 minutes.

Stop 2

Keep your eyes peeled for a fun roadside photo op before venturing to a delicious lunch stop. This second stop can be completed between May and September. Drive time to the third stop is 7 minutes.

Stop 3

Dip those toes in the sand and grab yourself a sweet treat! This stop is the perfect way to relax before finishing your trip. Drive time to the fourth stop is 15 minutes.

Stop 4

A 19th-century shop, a marina stroll, dinner recommendations and a few more surprises will welcome you at this fourth stop.

Estimated Travel Time
to First Stop

Add 3-4 hours for time spent at stops.

Add 3-4 hours for time spent at stops.

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Before you go

What You'll Need to Bring

Bathing Suit
Camera
Reusable shopping bags
Road Trip Snacks
Walking shoes
Water
Additional Details
Kid Friendly
Pet Friendly
Vegan
Wheelchair Accessible

Frequently Asked Questions

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See the approximate total round-trip driving distances/times below. These are driving distances only and do not factor in time spent at stops.

• From Winnipeg: 2 hours and 32 minutes / 187 km

• From Selkirk:1 hour and 54 minutes / 144 km

• From Steinbach: 3 hours and 29 minutes / 301 km

• From Winkler: 4 hours and 53 minutes / 433 km

• From Portage la Prairie: 4 hours and 3 minutes / 348 km

This itinerary can be used Wednesday to Sunday and is best enjoyed between April – October.

We recommend leaving for the day at 10 am.

You can bring your furry friend on this trip! Please keep your dog on a leash at all times. When in doubt, we recommend confirming pet regulations with certain locations.

We recommend bringing up to 5 people.

One suggestion on your Fourth Stop requires an admission of $6-7. We do list a number of free things to enjoy as alternatives.

After booking your trip, we’ll send you a confirmation email with a few recommended accommodation options.