Rivers West Red River Corridor Boundaries
Our not-for-profit organization has a mandate to assist, promote, coordnate and facilitate events and initiatives for all communities that are located along the Red River Corridor from Emerson to Lake Winnipeg.
All municipalities and towns whose boundaries are within two miles from the Red River are considered Rivers West stakeholders.
The Red River
The Red River can provide some of the best recreational angling fishing in Manitoba. Take a look at where you can fish all along the Red River Corridor and what type of fish you can catch!
The water in the Red River has a tendency to fluctuate and even to flood during the spring. This guide will indicate where you can observe the Red River's water levels in designated safe locations from Emerson to Lake Winnipeg.
Canadian Heritage Rivers System
The Canadian Heritage Rivers System (CHRS) is Canada's national river conservation program. It promotes, protects and enhances Canada's river heritage, and ensures that Canada's leading rivers are sustainably managed.to conserve their distinctive natural, cultural and/or recreational values.
In 2007, the Red River was the thirty-seventh Canadian river to join the CHRS, and is designated in recognition of its unique cultural values.
The Red River Floodway
Read the story of one of Canada's biggest excavation projects: The Red River Floodway.