Spruce Woods Provincial Park
This park offers a unique desert-like environment where wildlife species such as Western Hognose Snake and Northern Prairie Skinks can be found. Interpretive hiking trails lead across rolling hills mixed grass prairie, through white spruce and deciduous forest and to the eerie spring fed ponds of the Devil's Punchbowl. The park features camping facilities, unsupervised beach, horseback riding trails and interpretive programs and special events throughout the sumer. For winter enthusiasts, the park has an extensive system of cross-country skiing, snowshoeing and snowmobile trails as well as an outdoor skating oval, rink and toboggan hill. Interpretive events are held throughout the winter as well. Private groups weekly and public programs every Saturday. Please call 1-800-214-6497 or visit www.gov.mb.ca/conservation/parks/popular_parks/western/spruce.html for more information.