Living

Recreation

The Prairie View area has miles of hiking, biking, snowmobile and ski trails. In the Birtle Riverside Park you can find a scenic 9 hole golf course, tennis courts, swimming and beach area, playgrounds, and camping. Or go canoeing, kayaking or fishing in the Birdtail River. In the area you will also find baseball diamonds, a soccer pitch, basketball courts, football field, and a skating and curling rink.

Birtle holds a variety of events and activities for you to come out and enjoy; Birtle Agricultural Fair, Pasture Pickin' Jamboree, Gallery in the Garden, Mud Bogs, Annual Down Hill Derby Cart Races on Canada Day, fitness classes, adult badminton and volleyball, public skating, snowmobile derby among many more.

If you looking for a game of cards, shuffle board, or board games, etc. drop by the Senior's Drop In Centre! 
 
The Miniota area offers many facilities and attractions that provide recreation and entertainment to their residents and visitors.

With the Assiniboine Valley nestled in the municipality it provides a variety of activities for people of all ages to enjoy. Canoeing, kayaking, fishing, quading, hunting, and hiking are some of the various activities people enjoy in the summer/fall months. Ice fishing, snowmobiling, snowshoeing, bob-sledding, and cross-country skiing are some of the activities people enjoy in the winter. The beautiful scenery makes the Assiniboine Valley an enjoyable place to spend some time

Miniota Rink
offers a lot of the recreation in the Municipality for the winter months. The skating rink provides ice surface for hockey, figure skating, Can-Skate program and public skating. The figure skating and Can-Skate program run together a couple nights a week for children ages 4-18 with a Carnival to end the season in February. The curling rink offers mixed curling on Tuesday night and Thursday afternoon during the curling season. The Miniota School also actively uses the curling rink as part of their gym class and also have after school curling. The curling ice is kept busy hosting Men's, Ladies', Senior's, Mixed and 4-H bonspiels on weekends.

Miniota and Hooper's Lake both have Slo-Pitch teams that play a couple nights a week during the summer months. Hooper's Lake hosts their Annual Slo-Pitch tournament in July/August that brings out teams from neighbouring communities for a fun day of Slo-Pitch at the lake. Miniota hosts a Slo-Pitch tournament on the Sunday of the Shirtsleeve Classic weekend in July. For more information on Hooper's Lake click here.

Miniota Golf Course
provides a 9-hole course with watered fair-ways and grass greens. Golf club and cart rentals are available. They have Ladies and Men's nights during the week as well as numerous tournaments during the season. For more information on the Miniota Golf Course click here.

Check out our events calendar to find out when events are going on. For more information about different attractions and activities the municipality has to offer, check out our VISITING US page. Prairie View has many opportunities for families to enjoy together. Have a great time discovering Prairie View.