Things to See & Do in Manitoba - 2021
Local Tourism - The 2nd COVID19 Year
Been there - done that....
A sawmill at the Arborg Museum
Bell Crossing - near Rivers.
Blair School Site
Former rail grade - at the bridge site north of Bunclody
Chesley Church Site - SW of Wawanesa
Desford Site Sign
Desford was in this field - SE of Boissevain
Dunrea area rail bridge - east of the village.
Fairview District - NW of Carberry
Overlooking the site of Gregory's Mill
Glenboro railway display
Griswold United Church
Hecla South Cemetery
Ladysmith School site
The remains of the Lord Elphinstone Ranch
The old road near the Lord Elphinstone Ranch
The view from the Lord Elphinstone Ranch site.
A monument commemorating Metis heritage and the Rooster Town story. (Winnipeg)
Abandoned rail bridge at Millford, east of Treesbank
The centre span of the original bridge from 1891 was replaced.
A view from the bridge. The village of Millford (1880 - 1890) was to the left.
The remains of the railway bridge that crossed the Little Saskatchewan River west of Minnedosa on the branch line that went SW to Riverdale and Rapid City.
The approach to the bridge.
The remains of the bridge supports
Pendennis Cairn - a former village SE of Rivers.
The Pinawa Dam
The Old Pinawa Dam - Prov. Park
Abandoned road bridge at Riverdale.
The former road to the Riverdale Bridge over the Little Saskatchewan River.
This school is the Rosehill District south of MacGregor, and although locally known as Rosehill it is registered as "Chipping Hills School" because the name Rose Hill was already taken by a school SE of Baldur.
Salem Methodist Church - NW of Oak Lake.
Selton School site. NE of Cypress River
Sight Hill School site - S of Austin
Souris Hillcest Museum
Wakopa - a support for an Interpretive Sign that is in development.
The cairn commemorating David Thompson who travelled in the area in 1797. The cliff at Wawanesa slumped in the 50's sinking a street, leaving the cairn still standing but many metres below street level.
For more information about these places go to Past & Present
For more photos check out the Virtual Manitoba Photo Gallery
For information about specfic sites or buildings, visit Historic Sites of Manitoba
For information about specfic spots near Brandon, try Off the Beaten Path...a Hiking and Exploring Guide