The Pas, Manitoba, Canada is located on the banks of the Saskatchewan and Pasquia Rivers near the Saskatchewan River Delta in the northern region of Manitoba, Canada. The community is an adventure destination, an agricultural centre and a transportation hub. The Pas is a "Gateway to the north". The northern Manitoba community is located at an intersection of two major highways (Hwy #10 North and Hwy # 283 West)... and it sits at the confluence of two rivers.
Attractions, adventures and activities most enjoyed in and around The Pas and the surrounding areas include boating, sailing, water skiing, swimming, canoeing, golfing, hiking, mountain biking, windsurfing, kayaking, camping, picnicking, birdwatching (birding), dog sledding, xc skiing, snowmobiling, snowshoeing and fishing (including ice fishing) for lake trout, walleye, northern pike and yellow perch.
A few of the more popular activity and sightseeing destinations located in and around The Pas Manitoba includes the Paint Lake Provincial Park, Saskeram Provincial Wildlife Management Area, Grass River Provincial Park, Clearwater Lake Provincial Park, Devon Park, Grace Lake, Rosie Mayne Notchemek Trail and many backcountry wilderness lakes including Saskeram, Keyaskoskak, Reader, Barbe, Kelsey, Silver, Moose, Cedar, Rocky, Root, Bower and Tokaruk Lakes.
Places to stay, services and amenities important to travelers in and around The Pas Manitoba includes accommodations (fishing lodges, hotels, motels, bed and breakfasts, vacation homes, cottages, inns, hostels, outfitter fish camps), campgrounds, tours, guides, outfitters, restaurants, laundromat, coffee shops, casino, grocery stores, pubs, liquor store, banks, gas station, gift stores, outfitter store and internet services.
The most visited natural sightseeing attractions, historical sites and cultural venues in and around The Pas Manitoba includes the Northern Lights (Aurora Borealis), 1897 Charlebois Chapel, 1916 Court House (Sam Waller Museum) and the 1928 Pas Railway Station.
Transportation services getting to and from and around The Pas, Manitoba include taxi, bus, rail, floatplane (The Pas/Grace Lake Water Aerodrome), airplane charters, car rentals, and the The Pas Airport (YQD).