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Waterfowl Hunting in Manitoba

Host to a generous variety of migratory game birds,  Manitoba has prevailed as one of the premier waterfowl  destinations in North America. Home to Ducks Unlimited  and their first Canadian wetland restoration project, Manitoba  is recognized for holding some of the very best in prairie nesting  habitat and for possessing an impressive inventory of prime  environments for ducks, geese and Sandhill cranes. 

Thrilling engagements  in wide open spaces

Located along the Central and Mississippi flyways, Manitoba stands  in the heart of the migrating masses. Whether you’re pass shooting  snow geese on the coast of Hudson Bay or decoying mallards  in the prairie potholes, the opportunities here are genuinely  epic and desired by countless passionate water fowlers. 

 

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Stretching all the way from the shores of Hudson Bay in the north to the grainfields and wetlands in the south, Manitoba is a province defined by its diverse geography. And for those who pursue waterfowl, it is a landscape that brings an equally wide range of hunting opportunities...

Manitoba Has Hunting At Its Heart

Walking along a forest trail, I come upon a large wetland, where a big bull moose stands chest deep in the icy water, eating a breakfast of submerged vegetation. One well-placed shot from my rifle and the bull stumbles to the shore before falling. Hunkered in a blind, I watch a flock of Canada geese set their wings and finish right in the pocket...

Manitoba: A Waterfowl Mecca

Sitting atop the Central and Mississippi Flyways, Manitoba offers an incredible mixed bag of opportunities to hunt ducks and geese, and is home to some legendary locations in the literature and history of the waterfowling pastime...