I have never snowshoed before. Can I go on this adventure?
All of our snowshoeing trails are designed for beginners. Snowshoeing is an ideal activity for those who want to enjoy an easy way to explore the wilderness. If you can hike you can snowshoe.
Where are you located?
Pinawa Unplugged is located on Bessborough Avenue in Pinawa Manitoba. Snowshoes rentals are picked up and dropped off at our Bessborough office. From there you can snowshoe through Pinawa along the Winnipeg River or you can head out to the Suspension Bridge and snowshoe our bush trials. From the suspension bridge parking lot follow the Trans Canada trail past the yellow gate and then look for the Pinawa Unplugged sign. Our canvas warm up tent is located a short 5 minute snowshoe from the parking lot. The warmup tent is for Pinawa Unplugged customers only.
What equipment is provided?
We provide you with a lightweight pair of aluminum snowshoes and poles.
What are we required to bring?
We recommend layered clothing that is weatherproof and breathable. Include mitts, proper head wear, a neck warmer and a warm pair of winter boots designed for hiking. Sunglasses are also recommended for sunny days.
Are there washrooms?
There are flush toilets located beside the Sundial on Vanier Street in downtown Pinawa. A 1 minute drive from our location.
Should I bring food / water?
For your adventure we recommend that your bring a small waist pack or backpack with some energy snacks and at least 1 L of water.
Where do we stay and where do we eat?
How difficult are the snowshoe routes?
The main trail is flat and wide. It is the perfect beginner trail. The various bush trails very from beginner to advanced.
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