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Riding Mountain National Park

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Address: 135 Wasagaming Drive, Wasagaming, Manitoba R0J 2H0, Canada
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Multiple unexpected hiking options where you least expect it

As one who lives not too far from Riding Mountain I scold myself for not discovering this hiking paradise earlier. Driving in from the west I saw my initial destination , the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Heath D
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As one who lives not too far from Riding Mountain I scold myself for not discovering this hiking paradise earlier. Driving in from the west I saw my initial destination , the Eastgate area, 160 km out just west of Grandview. Almost like driving to the Rockies and seeing them two hours before hitting your destination. The trails around the... More 

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Canada
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Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

Lots of activities in summer and winter. Parks Canada does such a great job of maintaining the park and trails which speaks volumes about the amazing staff who work there. The Wasagaming town is filled with fantastic stores and accommodations including the Lakehouse and Arrowhead hotel. The Mountain itself is packed with history and work exploring and researching.

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Thompson, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 February 2017

Moon Lake trail on a blustery winter day, was still a must do. Good trail markers, and a great view of the lake all the way around this 9km trail.

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Lakeland, Minnesota
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 363 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 December 2016

Something for everyone at this park. Hiking trails, boating, camping, cabin rentals, golfing, picnicking, dining, and so much more. Simply lovely. Almost overcrowded in the summer time. Shoulder seasons are best when kids are still in school.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 November 2016

Whether you're interested in hiking a small distance, or over 18 km, you'll find the right trail in Riding Mountain National Park. Be sure to be prepared to get wet, because you never know what condition the trails are in!!!

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winnipeg, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 October 2016

We went there in late September, and it was very, very quiet. It is clearly a summer place with plenty to do for children and teenagers; not so much for late 70s adults who like visiting cities. However, the Elkhorn Ranch has a restaurant with a menu far surperior to those in similar parks - in fact there were two... More 

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Winnipeg, Canada
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Reviewed 8 October 2016

Wasagaming has a lot to offer! Camping, cabin rentals, golfing, boating... it's a great summer spot.

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Winnipeg, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 September 2016

This is a national park of Canada and is kept natural for the nature. Wildlife roams free with sightings possible if you take the time to look. There are tails maintained to take you off the roads and do some walking during the spring, fall & summer or some skiing of snow shoeing during the winter. You will need a... More 

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Ochre River, Canada
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Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

We try to utilize this park as much as possible. It needs some improvements as several of the self guided trails are showing their age such as boreal island. That said it's what you make of it. There are plenty of picnic areas and enjoyable activities such as hiking trails, nice lakes for kayaking/canoeing. The golf course is apparently great... More 

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Reviewed 22 September 2016

Verity of sites available to suit camping style. Facilities and grounds well maintained. Reservations can be made online, National Parks come online on different days in January ( Jan 19 for 2016 for Riding Mtn)). Abundance of activities for those of all ages. Camera and walking shoes a must. Bonus was the town of Wasagaming which is inside the park,... More 

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