Events

August 15, 2019 - 7:00 pm

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Manitoba’s Best Backcountry Trips
August 15th, 2019 | 7PM
3rd Floor Patio, 303 Portage Ave, Winnipeg
Description:
What are the best backcountry trips in Manitoba? What do you need to do — and bring — to make the most out of your wilderness excursion?

The experts at Twin River Travel will share their tips & tricks in the first edition of a new speaker series hosted by the Canadian Parks & Wilderness Society’s Manitoba Chapter.

Are you new to backcountry adventures? Or looking for hidden gems? Sam, Tristan & the friendly folks at CPAWS are here to help.

Our goal is to help connect people to nature!

Speakers:

Sam Anthony
co-founder, Twin River

Sam’s first backcountry canoe trip was when he was just three years old. He hasn’t missed a summer since. Sam’s love of hiking has taken him as far as Ethiopia’s Simien Mountains. His dream paddling trip is the Seal River in Northern Manitoba.

Tristan Schneider
co-founder, Twin River Travel

Tristan is a world champion kayak racer, who spent two years on the Canadian national team. He is also an avid traveler who has been to over 30 countries on five different continents. Tristan’s dream trip would be motorbiking the length of South America.