Birds Hill Provincial Park
Address: 24 kms northeast of Winnipeg on Highway #59, Winnipeg, MB
Featuring hills and ridges formed by ancient glaciers, this 35 square kilometer / 22 square mile Park has a lake, oak and aspen forests, native prairie wildflowers, deer, waterfowl and songbirds. Facilities include camping, swimming, picnic sites, a riding stable, a restaurant, a beach concession and a convenience store. There are 30 km / 18.5 miles of trails for walking and cross-country skiing and 7.2 kms/4.5 miles of paved bicycle and roller blading trails. Every July the park hosts the Winnipeg Folk Festival.