Province/Territory: Manitoba

Revitalise your body and spirit

  • 3000 square kilometres of boreal forest
  • 09 hole golf course
  • 37 degrees celsius mineral pool temperature

Revitalize your body and spirit through Balinese rituals, treatments using local organic products and alternative healing at this resort spa in the heart of Manitoba. Cross the street to Riding Mountain National Park to hike the trails. For an inspirational view of the Prairies, head up to Agassiz Tower. Return to indulge in healing and invigorating treatments. Warm natural mineral pools help nourish your skin and provide relief for sore muscles. Give the gift of massage to each other as you and your partner book the Couples Educational Massage.

Why you should visit
  • At the Solstice Spa experience the re-creation of seawater from 400 million years ago using 100% natural crystals found 3000 feet below the Canadian Prairies. Let your shoulders slip under the warm water and enjoy the therapeutic power of the Equinox mineral pool.
  • Pamper yourself with a world-class spa experience. Try a Great Canadian Mud Wrap; relax and detoxify while mineral-rich mud blankets your body from head to toe. Enjoy a gentle rinse under a Vichy shower to melt the mud minerals away.
  • Saddle up at Elkhorn Riding Adventures and discover a state-of-the-art equine facility where you can learn to horseback ride or settle back to enjoy a buggy ride.
  • Feast on AAA Canadian prime rib, northern Manitoba pickerel and the famous Elkhorn bison burgers. Find out what makes cuisine from the Prairies unique.
  • Hike Riding Mountain National Park and explore a true nature lover's paradise. See if you can spot some of the wildlife who live there from moose, elk and bison to wolves, foxes and eagles.

Weather

  • Manitoba enjoys warm, sunny summers throughout July to September and cold bright winters from November until April. Afternoon temperatures in July and August Average 25°C while midwinter daytime readings almost always remain well below freezing.
  • Discover local weather information. Research local weather patterns at Environment Canada's Canadian Climate Website.
Visitor information
When to go
  • July and August bring the warmest weather, explore the prairies and flower-filled meadows.
  • In winter months from November until April, book in for a snowmobile adventure or sleigh ride.
  • Elkhorn Riding Adventures have a covered facility so you can ride year-round.
  • The Solstice spa is indoors and can be enjoyed year-round.
Need to know
  • Wear comfortable walking/hiking footwear and apparel for exploring the Riding Mountain National Park.
  • No pets, only service animals allowed at the resort.
  • Ice skates and snowmobiles can be rented.
  • Bring a swimsuit to use at the mineral pool.
  • You must be at least 12 years old to use the Equinox mineral pool.
Getting Here