Western Manitoba attractions

Top Choice Historic Building in Western Manitoba

Inglis Grain Elevators National Historic Site

For a glimpse of the vanishing past, make the detour to tiny Inglis. A stunning row of five 1920s grain elevators – the sentinels of the Manitoba prairie – are being restored to their original splendor. Inside the c…
Park in Western Manitoba

Spruce Woods Provincial Park

Un-Manitoban shifting sand dunes in this 270-sq-km park provide a home for unlikely cacti and creatures, including Manitoba's only lizard: the 20cm-long northern prairie skink. Stretch your legs on the 1.6km trail t…
National Park in Riding Mountain National Park

Riding Mountain National Park

The dense forest and numerous lakes of this vast national park attract hikers, cyclists and wilderness enthusiasts. Using Wasagaming as a base, you can go in search of bison, elk and bears, paddle the clear waters o…
Gardens in Western Manitoba

International Peace Garden

The setting – a very quiet B-level Manitoba–North Dakota border crossing – is certainly appropriate for this cross-border garden, which honors the peaceful relations between Canada and the US. In this no-man's-land …
Museum in Brandon

Royal Canadian Artillery Museum

On CFB Shilo, an active military base a 15-minute drive east of Brandon, the Royal Canadian Artillery Museum displays uniforms, guns, ammunition and 60-plus vehicles dating from 1796 through to the Cold War, plus a …