Thompson, Manitoba, Canada is situated on the banks of the Burntwood River, surrounded by boreal forests and thousands of wilderness lakes. Thompson is a commercial hub and a transportation, retail and industrial centre servicing the northern communities of Manitoba, Canada, also known as the Grass River Corridor.
Attractions, adventures and activities most enjoyed in and around Thompson and the surrounding areas include golfing, hiking, mountain biking, kayaking, swimming, canoeing, hunting, boating, water skiing, camping, picnicking, flightseeing, birdwatching, xc skiing, snowshoeing, snowmobiling, dog sledding, snowboarding and fishing (including ice fishing) for northern pike, lake trout, walleye and perch.
A few of the more popular activity and sightseeing destinations located in and around Thompson Manitoba includes the Mystery Mountain Winter Park, Millennium Trail, Spirit Way Pathway, Pisew Falls Provincial Park, Paint Lake Provincial Park, Wapusk National Park and MacLean Park.
Places to stay, services and amenities important to travelers in and around Thompson Manitoba includes accommodations (fishing lodges, hotels, motels, bed and breakfasts, vacation homes, cottages, inns, hostels, outfitter camps), campgrounds, tours, guides, outfitters, big box stores, restaurants, laundromat, coffee shops, grocery stores, pubs, liquor store, banks, gas station, gift stores, and internet services.
The most visited natural sightseeing attractions, historical sites and cultural venues in and around Thompson Manitoba includes the Northern Lights (Aurora Borealis), Heritage North Museum, Boreal Discovery Center, King Miner Statue, Spirit Way Wolves and the Wolf Mural.
Transportation services getting to and from and around Thompson, Manitoba include taxi, bus, rail, floatplane, airplane charters, and the Thompson Airport.