Festival du Voyager Activities

Every Year, during one of the coldest weeks of February, Manitobans hold a giant out door festival celebrating the history of the fur trade. It brings French Canadian Voyageurs, Metis and First Nations histories back to life in one of the largest winter festivals in Western Canada. Each year there are Fiddling & Jigging Contests, … Continue reading Festival du Voyager Activities

Wooden Canoe

Going on a canoe trip is a great way to enjoy the outdoors and to explore much of Canada. It was also the main mode of transportation for the Voyagers of the fur trade. They crossed the country countless times down rivers and streams with their canoes and when traveling by river was not possible … Continue reading Wooden Canoe