Disclaimer: The route information we provide is of a general nature, and Paddle Manitoba will not be held responsible for any errors or omissions. Conditions on waterways are subject to water levels, weather, erosion, and other environmental factors. There is no substitute for scouting and care while paddling, and users should consult the latest topographical maps before departure. Use the information on this page at your own risk.
Path of the Paddle Route Map
Path of the Paddle Association
The Path of the Paddle Association operates the 1100km section of the Trans Canada Trail from Thunder Bay to Manitoba. Within Manitoba, the map covers routes within Whiteshell Provincial Park.
Roseau River Canoe - Kayak - Tubing Map
Rural Municipality of Emerson-Franklin
The map was created by the Rural Municipality of Emerson-Franklin to make the river easier and safer for locals and tourists to navigate. The river has been marked every mile for 30 kilometres, so people know exactly where they are while on the water.
PDF: See below for specific section links.
Rock on Both Sides Canoe Map
The Rock on Both Sides Canoe Map covers Atahapapuskow Lake and routes extending north from the lake, an area east of Flin Flon, near Cranberry Portage and Bakers Narrows. It gives portage locations and distances and great natural and cultural history. It should be used in conjunction with topographic maps.
Paper: Out of print.
PDF: Rock on Both Sides Canoe Map
Whitemouth River Recreation Map
Rural Municipality of Whitemouth
The map was created by the Rural Municipality of Whitemouth to help ensure paddlers have safe journeys on the Whitemouth River.
PDF: Whitemouth River Recreation Map
Manigotagan River Canoe Map
The Manitoba Eco-Network's GIS/Mapping Centre began work on the development of a new canoe map for the Manigotagan River in 2006 with the goal of facilitating and promoting environmentally sensitive use of the river, while raising awareness of its history and ecosystems.
Paper: In-print and available from Manitoba Eco-Network and Wilderness Supply.
On-line: Manitoba Eco-Network Canoeing the Manigotagan Interactive Map
PDF: Manitoba Eco-Network Manigotagan River Canoe Map
Seine River Greenway Map
Save Our Seine River Environment Inc.
Save our Seine River Environment Inc. is a non-profit organization in Winnipeg whose mandate is to preserve, protect, enhance, restore and repair the Seine River greenway. This map offers information on access and egress, portages and natural and cultural history insights.
Paper: In-print and available from Save Our Seine.
PDF: Seine River Greenway Map
Manitoba Natural Resources and Northern Development - Manitoba Parks
2001 to present
Many provincial parks in Manitoba offer paddling opportunities. Manitoba Parks produces maps to show general routes, specific routes, campsites and other information for paddlers.
Paper: In-print and available from park offices or by contacting Manitoba Parks.
PDF: See below for specific park map links.
Atikaki Provincial Wilderness Park
Duck Mountain Provincial Park
Grass River Provincial Park
Manigotagan River Provincial Park
See Manigotagan River Canoe Map from Manitoba Eco-Network above.
Nopiming Provincial Park
Paint Lake Provincial Park
Pisew Falls Provincial Park
Spruce Woods Provincial Park
Turtle Mountain Provincial Park
Whiteshell Provincial Park
Assiniboine River Canoe Route Map
Province of Manitoba
This map gives an overview of a paddling route on the Assiniboine River, between Brandon and Highway 34, just past Spruce Woods Provincial Park.
Réal Bérard Canoe Route Maps
Réal Bérard - Province of Manitoba
1960s - 1980s
These fascinating maps, showing routes and history, across many areas of the province, were drawn and researched by Manitoba artist Réal Bérard during his time working for Manitoba Parks. While they do show routes, they should be used for planning and not navigation.
Réal Bérard Canoe Route Maps by Title:
Grass River Canoe Route
Land of Little Sticks Route
Little Grand Rapids Canoe Routes
Misitk Creek Canoe Route
The Bird - Manitgotagan Waterways
Rivière aux Rats Canoe Route
Sasaginnigak Canoe Country
The Middle Track and Hayes River Route
Whitemouth River Canoe Route
Winnipeg River Routes
Réal Bérard Canoe Route Map Areas (Note the Assiniboine Route Map is not by Réal Bérard)