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DEADLINE TO REGISTER: BY MIDNIGHT, ONE DAYS BEFORE THE EVENT (MAY 31)
Join us for our 2023 Pride Hike, made possible through Pride Winnipeg's Resurgence Fund! This event welcomes all individuals from the 2SLGBTQ+ community (ages 16+) to join Backcountry Women and All Stoke Outdoor Co for a fun time to connect in nature while celebrating the Pride 2023 theme of belonging. Everyone belongs to be OUTside, just as they are!
Thanks to the funding received this is a FREE event and includes a fire and snacks!
Event Leaders: Ashley Moore from Backcountry Women and Raquel Saniuk from All Stoke. We will be including 2SLGBTQ+ Backcountry Women members as additional event leaders!
Arrival Time: by 6:15. We will begin the hike no later than 6:30PM. The time arranged allows for you to have time to attend to personal needs such as organizing your gear and for the leader to share information with the group.
Location: in Birds Hill Provincial Park - the specific location will be provided via our event reminder email to registered participants. A valid Manitoba Parks pass is required and can be purchased online.
In the spirit of reconciliation, we acknowledge that we live, work, and play on the ancestral lands of the Ininiw, Anishinaabe, and Dakota Nations, and the homeland of the Metis Nation. Our organization, Backcountry Women, is based on Treaty No. 1 Territory, and we appreciate that this event takes place on Treaty No 1. Territory.
Overall Difficulty Rating: Due to the factors mentioned below, this activity is rated a 1/5.
This rating is subject to change based on prevailing conditions at the time of the activity, including but not limited to weather.
Duration/Distance: Approximately 1.5 hours of hiking plus an hour after for snacks and a bonfire.
Experience: All skill levels welcome. You should have the ability to walk with the group at a moderate, steady pace for the duration of the activity. Appropriate footwear and layered clothing is required.
Terrain: The trail is wide and flat with grass or dirt surfaces. It can get muddy after significant rainfall.
Pace: This activity will be at a steady, moderate pace.
Please leave dogs at home.
Further details will be provided to registered participants. Participants are responsible for having a valid e-mail address, communicating with the event organizer regarding any changes in attendance, and for checking e-mail prior to an event.
Registering for this event secures you a spot and fees are non-refundable and no credits will be issued, unless under exceptional circumstances. If you are no longer able to attend, please see our Cancellation Policy.