Category: Winter at The Forks


Posted on Jul 28, 2022 by The Forks Market

The Warming Huts v.2023 competition has officially launched and is now accepting submissions for the 13th annual Arts and Architecture Competition on Ice. Viewing and interacting with winning Warming Huts past and present along the Nestaweya River Trail has become a Manitoba...



Posted on Mar 23, 2022 by The Forks Market

70 days. 6 kilometres. 17 crew members. Countless hours of fun! Let’s look back on the season that was on the Nestaweya River Trail, presented by The Winnipeg Foundation. Open for a total of 70 days from January 4th through March 15th, the 2022 river...


Say farewell to winter with our favourite shots of the season!

Posted on Apr 30, 2020 by The Forks Market

To say that we were busy this winter would be a bit of an understatement! Between welcoming Sauna Winnipeg, ringing in the new decade, unveiling this year's Warming Huts, putting on a super-cool concert with Royal Canoe and building up the Manitoba 150 Trails, there wasn't a whole lot...


Are you ready for the Big Bike Chill?

Posted on Feb 03, 2020 by The Forks Market

As you might already know, we’re big bike fans here at The Forks. We’re also pretty big fans of winter. So maybe it should come as no surprise that we wanted to put the two together for Big Bike Chill, a weeklong celebration of cycling in the dead of winter!


Go with the flow

Posted on Jan 07, 2020 by Lindsay Somers

  Though the temperatures may not make it feel like Winnipeg winter has arrived yet, January is here. While we wait for Mother Nature’s plan to unfold for our...


Things are about to get steamy

Posted on Dec 30, 2019 by The Forks Market

What better way to combat the dry cold of winter than with the dry heat of a cozy sauna? Don't believe us? See for yourself at Sauna Winnipeg at The Forks and get your steam on after freezing your buns off doing all the...


Introducing: Your Warming Huts v.2020 Winners!

Posted on Dec 13, 2019 by The Forks Market

There's no denying it any longer — winter is here and it's here to STAY. But if you're anything like us, you've been ready for this for a while because you're excited for another year of skating, crokicurl and... Warming Huts! This year, the competition attracted nearly 200...


A Winter Thrivival Guide

Posted on Nov 13, 2019 by Lindsay Somers

Winter is coming – how are you feeling about it? November is the month the snow appears...and stays. Parkas are out. The air is crisp. The best parts of...


YOUR winter 'grams we just can't double-tap enough

Posted on Feb 27, 2019 by The Forks Market

We love to see crowds of people enjoying the things we work hard to provide for the community in the wintertime and we LOVE LOVE LOVE to see the way you document it on the 'gram.  Here's a bunch of photos we've definitely double-tapped so far this season. We'd love to see yours...


Your #RRMTrail Skating Soundtrack

Posted on Feb 18, 2019 by The Forks Market

Skating along the Red River Mutual Trail? Great. Skating along the Red River Mutual Trail while listening to a playlist of all-local artists? Awesome. Our friends at Manitoba Music have made a new Spotify playlist featuring over two hours of tunes from 40 local artists. The playlist...