Beaches

Veranda Gift Shop is closing

Today was the last day the Veranda Gift Shop in Hillside Beach was open. Paulette and Ian have decided to retire and have sold the premises. Originally Ian ran the McDonald Tool Rental shop from the property at the corner of Hillside Beach Road and Harry Craig Road.

By Fredrick, ago
Beaches

Summer cottage rental on Lake Winnipeg

Should you be thinking of renting a cottage or cabin along Lake Winnipeg, we recommend you start looking now and rent as quickly as possible, before all the good places are gone. Especially along the Eastern Beaches of Lake there will only be a handfull of houses for rent and they will be taken and rented out.

By curious, ago
Albert Beach

Renting A Beach Cottage at Lake Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada

Renting A Beach Cottage at Lake Winnipeg When you are considering renting a beach Cottage, you need to keep a few things in mind. The first thing to consider is the location in regards to weather. Will it be to cool during the summer months or will it be too cold during the winter. You should also find out if the beach is private or will there be other people walking by or using the beachfront. You need to find out if this is a long-term rental, or is the property owner just renting the beach Cottage for the winter months. This makes a big difference if you are looking for a

By curious, ago
Albert Beach

Best Restaurant at Lake Winnipeg

Best Restaurant at Lake Winnipeg, at the Beach If you would like to spend a relaxing day on the beach, then you should include an enjoyable dinner. The Idle Thyme is just the place for that. The excellent cuisine at the Idle Thyme does not only offer a huge breakfast menu, but has also made itself a name for lunch and dinner specials. Ideally situated at the corner of Hwys 59 & 11 (Traverse Bay Corner)

By curious, ago
General

Veranda Gift Shop Hillside Beach

Hi All Woke up to lots of snow yesterday (Jan 13th) in Kamloops…but heh we’re Winnipegers so we headed out for Vancouver. The Coqihola? highway was like a slurpee (slush snow) which made driving interesting. Arrived in Vancouver just before rush hour. It feels like Fall here as the temperature Read more…

By ian, ago
General

Veranda Gift Shop – from Kamloops BC

Ian here reporting from Kamloops which has a balmy temperature of -2c (have not experience that for a while). We left Swift Current on Tuesday Jan 11 at 10am. It was -25c when we left. Arrived Calgary at 3:00(just missed the rush hour…no perimeter highway there). Pushed on to Canmore Read more…

By ian, ago
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