Category: Active Living

Nature in the heart of the city

Posted on Aug 29, 2019 by The Forks Market

  Connect to Urban Nature at The Forks  Life in a city can be busy and bustling. We love to have a little corner of nature for everyone to enjoy in the middle of downtown Winnipeg. Did you know The Forks has over 1200 trees, one of the largest urban tall grass prairie...

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Earth Day: Today + Every Day at The Forks

Posted on Apr 22, 2019 by The Forks Market

We have an impressive goal: zero garbage, zero carbon emissions, and zero water waste at The Forks site. This is The Forks’ Target Zero sustainability initiative year-round. We are taking every step we can to implement innovative...

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Summer IS coming!

Posted on Apr 16, 2019 by The Forks Market

Despite the minor snowfall on Monday and any other random acts of winter Mother Nature has in store for us over the next few weeks, summer weather is on the way, and we can’t wait to get our woolies into storage, crack out those sandals and bare legs and get...

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Finding Community in Fitness

Posted on Apr 03, 2019 by Lindsay Somers

These days, it’s rare to see a person workout solo at The Forks. Lately, we've noticed that many different groups come together for exercise at The Forks. We're pretty excited about that, it's what we’re all about - having a place for everyone.  Whether...

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Four ways to feel good now

Posted on Mar 06, 2019 by Lindsay Somers

  It's been a long winter—that Polar Vortex was no joke. Good news: it only gets better from here! We can finally start to take off some layers, expose our faces again, and begin to ponder spring and the upcoming change in season. We could probably all use a little...

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Winter Cycling: it's not that extreme

Posted on Feb 07, 2019 by Lindsay Somers

I know who you are. You love summer biking. The windchill-less wind in your hair, the sunshine on your face and the carefree cruising. I’m with you. I love riding my summer bike so much. It’s always my favourite way to get around town.

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Fresh air, frosty faces, winter fun at The Forks

Posted on Feb 01, 2019 by The Forks Market

Winnipeg hits its stride this time of year. Frosty faces and rosy cheeks are what we’re made of! We celebrate our ice and snow by getting out and playing in it! On any given day at The Forks people are fat biking, skating, tobagganing, running or even playing a round of Crokicurl, even...

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Winter Warm-up: It's time to Crokicurl!

Posted on Jan 15, 2019 by The Forks Market

The moment that many of you have been waiting for is finally here - Crokicurl season! Crokicurl, as you may already know, combines two iconic Canadian pastimes: crokinole and 

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Frozen fun awaits at Arctic Glacier Winter Park

Posted on Dec 11, 2018 by The Forks

As the mercury continues to drop and we creep steadily into winter, at The Forks that means one thing: Arctic Glacier Winter Park is up and...

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The Forks: The active holiday hangout

Posted on Dec 05, 2018 by The Forks

December! ’Tis the season of the holiday hangout! We love to see so many people meeting and connecting over the holidays at The Forks. This year, why not switch it up and add a little play to your holiday hangout?

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