Visiting

Things to Do

Assiniboine Riparian Forest

Prairie View has miles of hiking, biking, snowmobile, ski trails and parks.

 

See our MAP for directions!


Assiniboine Riparian Forest

Right off 83 highway, south of Miniota is an educational site with over 900 trees.


Create art

Birtle Centre for the Arts offers opportunities to create art.


Hockey & Curling

Prairie View hosts many Community Centers for you to enjoy hockey, public skating, shinny & curling.

 

  

kids playing hockey at foxwarren rinkSnowmobile Trails

There are many areas to snowmobile in Prairie View


Wakpa Tanka Lookout  

A world class single component site and the only one of its kind in all of Canada.


Fitness Centers  

There are two Fitness Centers in the Municipality, Birdtail Fitness Center & Miniota Fitness Center.


Fishing

Prairie View Municipality has options for fishing with or without a boat. See some locations to drop a line on the Fishing page.

 

 

a man cross country skiing in birtle riverside park

 

Ski & Hiking Trails  

Prairie view has many trails for all seasons for you to visit. Enjoy the calmness of the woods as well as a view of the river while skiing the Birdtail Cross Country Ski Trail.


Bird & Wildlife Watching

Prairie View Municipality has areas ideal for bird & wildlife watching.  Our Municipality has some areas featured in Manitoba Wild by author Bill Stilwell as  well as Wildlife Management Areas. Wildlife Management Areas exist for the benefit of wildlife and for people's enjoyment. The areas play an important role in biodiversity conservation and provide for a variety of wildlife-related forms of recreation.

 

 

kids sliding at birtle elementary school

Tobogganing 

With many hills and valleys there are many spots to enjoy a ride on your sled. A popular area is the Birtle Elementary School Hill.


Geocaching & Adventure Labs

Prairie View has many geocaches as well as Adventure Labs in both Birtle & Miniota. Geocaching is a great outdoor activity for all ages. At geocaching.com you will find more information on how to play and the coordinates of some caches in the Prairie View area.


Kayak & Canoe 

Birtle has a launch point on the north side of town along Kent street. In the Miniota area head to 1 mile west off 83 highway on road 78N to launch. At Hoopers Lake small boats can be launched at the beach area or head north to boat launch.


Birtle Beach

A sand bottom chlorinated beach is located at the Birtle Riverside Park, see more details here.


Golf Courses

The Municipality has two golf courses with carts and clubs available for rent. 


Tennis

There are Tennis Courts located at the Birtle Riverside Golf Course. Inquire about rentals at the clubhouse.


Playgrounds  

You will find a few great playgrounds in our area.  There are playgrounds at Birtle Beach and one at the center of Miniota.


Mini Golf

Foxwarren Leisure Center has a small 9 hole mini golf course.  Clubs and balls are available for use by the bench outside during the summer months. Donations can be made to the Leisure center.


Farmers Markets are held in the summer months and a great chance to grab some local produce, baking, crafts and more. Follow Birtle Centre for the Arts and Miniota Farmers Market on Facebook for details.


foxwarren museum in summerMuseums

Prairie View has many museums! For all you need to know head over to the Museums page.


Dog Park

Birtle Lions Pooch Park is located just off 83 highway at the west end of Birtle and is a great stop for you and your Pooch to stretch your legs.


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.