Monday, January 21, 2013

The Most Beautiful Pictures of Victoria Beach, Manitoba, Canada

Victoria Beach is a rural municipality located on the southeastern shores of Lake Winnipeg. It is approximately 100 kilometres (62 mi) north of Winnipeg, the provincial capital of Manitoba, Canada. Its land area is 20.279 km² (7.83 sq mi), making it the smallest rural municipality in Manitoba. It is slightly less than half the size of the next-smallest Rural Municipality of East St. Paul. It lies on a small peninsula that extends into Lake Winnipeg, and is almost completely surrounded by the lake, but does share a small southern land border with the Rural Municipality of Alexander. Elk Island Provincial Park lies on an island in the north end of the municipality.

The Rural Municipality (R.M.) of Victoria Beach is a so-called "resort municipality". Some of the finest beaches in Manitoba are located within the boundaries of the municipality.

As of spring 2011, Victoria Beach has a permanent population of 450 residents, but during the summer vacation season the population swells to about 16,000 people. Unlike other resort areas, (such as Grand Beach) the municipality has no campgrounds, no picnic areas or tourist attractions. The community is operated by The Rural Municipality of Victoria Beach for the purpose of providing permanent residents and cottagers with a relaxed, private, enjoyable atmosphere, without excessive public traffic and commercialization.

FIND HOTELS IN VICTORIA BEACH, CANADA

The Great Divide

The Mop

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Kayaking Lake Winnipeg

the moon, a boat, a swimmer, and a seagull

Mistified

Incoming!

The Gathering

The Dinghy

King Edward Beach Sunset

Kayaking Lake Winnipeg

Washed Away

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King Edward Beach Sunset

Lake Winnipeg

Sunset and trees at Lake Winnipeg

Sunset over Lake Winnipeg

The Long Walk-Victoria Beach GC, Manitoba

Victoria Beach Sunset

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Osprey

Pier

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Arthur Beach North of Stairs

Arthur Beach from Stairs

Clubhouse Beach

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Green Day 1

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Pier

Arthur Beach from Lake

Patricia Beach North of Stairs

VB Sportsground

Clubhouse

Arthur Beach

Clubhouse Beach Stairs

Clubhouse Beach

Stairs to Nowhere

Arthur Beach Stairs

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Walking the Dog at Sandy Bay

Arthur Beach Revetment 1

Pathway Closed

Alexandra Beach

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