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Turtle Mountain

A large block of deciduous forest and more than 200 lakes and wetlands straddle the international boundary in Southwest Manitoba. This is in fact the first part of Manitoba to dry after the glaciers receded. Rising 245 metres above the prairie, this rolling terrain is popular amongst avid mountain bike enthusiasts. Its abundant wildlife includes; white-tailed deer, moose, waterfowl, songbirds and its namesake Western Painted Turtles.


The park offers a wealth of recreational activities from skiing, skating tobogganing and snowmobiling in the winter. Hiking, cycling and canoeing in the summer. For more information please contact Manitoba Conservation at 1-800-214-6497.

The City of Brandon
Brandon Tourism
Riverbank Discovery Centre
1-545 Conservation Dr.
Brandon, MB, R7A 7L8
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