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10 activities you can do this Spring!

Sun’s out, shades on - Spring is finally here! Swap your snow boots for sneakers and get ready for some good old-fashioned outdoor fun!

It’s time to awaken your love for adventure and nature and enjoy the lovely weather! Call your friends and family because here are 10 activities you can add to your bucket list for this Spring!

1. Go fishing

This one is for all you fishing lovers! The interlake is a PRIME fishing destination in Manitoba. Some signature species include the Channel Catfish, Greenback Walleye, Common Carp, Freshwater Drum, and more!

If you’re in need of some fishing hot spots, you can take a tour in West Interlake where you’ll be sure to make some amazing catches!

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2. Go to a garden

Enjoy the fresh air and watch the flowers bloom by going to a garden! The Beausejour Daily Gardens is a place of peace and beauty and is a crown jewel of the community! The garden showcases thousands of beautiful flowers including daylily cultivars, irises, peonies, and more!

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3. Go golfing

Hole in one! If golfing is your guilty pleasure, or you’re a beginner who wants to try it for the first time, we recommend going to Quarry Oaks - a golfing destination created for players of ALL levels! Located in Manitoba, the golf course includes 27 holes, beautifully sculpted fairways and water features running throughout the course! It’s the perfect serene setting to get away and play!

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4. Take a hike

If you’re a fan of fitness and the outdoors, Spring is the perfect time to go on a hike and the Blue Water South Trail is a great option. Open all year round, it’s an amazing destination for hiking, swimming, paddling and more! The trail extends from the Pinawa Dam Provincial Heritage Park, all the way to Great Falls!

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5. Enjoy a food tour

This one is for all the foodies! Spring is the perfect time to try new experiences. Expand your taste buds with a delectable food tour. If you have a love for all things sugar, we recommend trying out Orangeville’s Sweet Stops tour! With over 20 maple-inspired Sweet Stops featuring treats, delicious drinks and savory dishes, you’ll surely be able to satisfy your sweet tooth!

If sweets aren’t your cup of tea, don’t worry! You can find plenty more food tours on the Driftscape app! The free platform helps you find places, tours, and events near you or on the go - perfect for planning your Spring itinerary!

Click here to download the app & begin touring!

6. Go to an arcade

Looking for something to do with your friends or loved ones? Go to an arcade and have some fun! If you're tired of going to the same old ones and want a new immersive experience, we recommend the Putting Edge! Including various glow-in-the-dark experiences, you are inevitably entering a universe full of fun, imagination, and activity!

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7. Visit a greenhouse

It's the blooming season which means it’s a great time to visit a greenhouse! Did you know that seeing the color green can help people feel more relaxed and at ease? Not to mention that for most, seeing flowers induces immediate happiness and delight! If you’re looking for a greenhouse to add to your bucket list, we recommend the Kayanase Greenhouse. Offering a variety of services such as tree planting, native species garden design, and ecological restoration, this stunning center will sure boost your mood!

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8. Take a trip to the park

Looking for something fun to do with your family, but on a budget? Go to the park! National parks are perfect for families as they are usually packed with various activities, food, and are kid friendly! A must-visit park we recommend is the Thousand Islands National Park. From community picnics, barbeque facilities, nature programs, a playground and more, the park is an amazing place to relax and play!

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9. Visit an art gallery

This one is for all the art lovers - visit an art gallery! Whether you’re a local or traveling to a new destination, you can’t go wrong with this one! If you’re from or ever visiting Alberta, we recommend heading over to the Southern Alberta Art Gallery. The gallery offers a fresh perspective on the southern Alberta experience and exhibits some of the most compelling contemporary art from around the region!

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10. Hop on a Ferris Wheel

Last, but certainly not least, go to a park and hop on an iconic ferris wheel! This is one activity everyone needs to experience at least once in their lifetime. If you’re looking for a unique ride, The Midway Ferris Wheel is one you don’t want to miss - it has toured Canada for over 50 years! Located at Heritage Park, if you live in or are visiting Alberta, it’s definitely worth the visit!

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So there you have it, 10 activities you can do this Spring! We hope this helps you with your trip planning!

Looking for more fun activities to embark on this Spring? Click here to download the free Driftscape app and begin exploring:

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