Hi Ian here from the Veranda Gift Shop….well maybe not since I am writing this from Swift Current Saskatchewan with a balmy temperature of -18c. Paulette and I are on our way to Victoria BC with a stop for a few days in Vancouver (we expect to get into Vancouver Read more…
Hmmm...am I the only one blogging here (seems the last 3 posts were mine) or am I not using this thing properly? Well its Dec 28 and the weather is nice (-12C when I checked the thermometer this morning @ 7:00). Today is starting off sunny. Went for a walk down to the boat launch (on Harry Craig road). Went for a spin last night on my Polaris Indy. The sno pass trails were kind of rough
Hi all, Ian here from the Veranda Gift Shop. A nice sunny day here with the morning temperature of -18 (which is nice). Just think, in two days the days start getting longer! We are going to be opening a coffee shop here at the Veranda in the spring. We Read more…
December 13 Veranda Gift Shop: It was -30c this morning with a bit of a wind (with wind chill -35). But that did not stop the snowmobilers (saw several this morning). Not to much traffic here on Hillside Beach rd. Everybody (except some crazy snowmobilers are staying home by the fireplace
Lots of snow today enuff to get the machines out. More snow then all of last year. LETS GET GOING!!!!
..below zero temperatures for close to three months now. On Friday there was a big pile-up on one of the Autobahns near Augsburg. There were 72 vehicles involved. Only the older generation remembers that snow and frost used to be normal for winter. Manitoba at least seems to be having a winter with a lot less snow and higher temperatures than it used to.
A father and his two children, aged 11 and 14, set out on a snowmobile tour on Lake Winnipeg yesterday. They started out in sunny, clear conditions that suddenly deteriorated to whiteout conditions.
Weather forecast called for a high of 11 today. Thats about where it’s at. They also predict a chance of snow by tomorrow morning and a lot cooler weather with frost at night for the coming week. So enjoy the rest of today, it might not get this warm again Read more…
August and early September are the perfect time to go to Manitoba's Beaches! Weather is warm, mid to upper 80s, it is the sunniest time of year and the mosquitos have quieted down. Enjoy the summer by renting a cottage for a week.
As part of a UNESCO World Heritage Site nomination on the east side of Lake Winnipeg. Manitoba's Natural Resources Minister Stan Struthers and his Ontario counterpart joined forces today to protect an area in both provinces. One of the goals of this plan is to better protect the woodland caribou that live in this region.