Traverse Woods

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Municipal Authority

Rural Municipality of Alexander

Crown Lands

Existing Subdivision

Traverse Woods

Beautiful Victoria Beach and Elk Island Provincial Park are located within a 10 minute drive, and Grand Beach Provincial Park is approximately 25 km away. The Traverse Bay area is primarily a summer vacationing are with few year round residents. Recreational possibilities are numerous with hiking, biking, bird-watching and hunting, and water recreation which includes boating, sailing and sport angling for trophy size walleye, northern pike, and other big lake fish species. Winter activities include country skiing, snowmobiling, ice fishing and more.

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Getting There

The Traverse Woods subdivision is located on the south shore of Traverse Bayalong the east side of Lake Winnipeg, approximately 111 km northeast of Winnipeg or 25 km west of Pine Falls. Located just south of the Traverse Bay community, access to this subdivision from Winnipeg is easily attained by heading north on PTH 59, then east for 3.2 km along PTH 11 to the Traverse Bay access. Proceed 1.6 km north on the gravel road then east onto Sunrise Road for 1 km.

Location and Description of Subdivision

The subdivision design has provided for natural buffer space between the front lot lines and the sandy lakeshore with varying lot sizes due to topographical limitations and other requirements. The nearest public beach is located on the shore of Lake Winnipeg adjacent to the subdivision. The boat launch is located on Traverse Bay Road approximately 1.5 km to the east. Note: Lake shore lots are separated from the water by a natural Crown/Public Reserve that may vary from 30 to 91 metres (100 to 300 feet) in depth depending on location.


The Traverse Woods subdivision has gravel road access. Local services (minimal) can be found in the communities of Traverse Bay or Albert Beach minutes north; however these services are primarily seasonal and/or limited. Full-service year round amenities are available in Pine Falls, approximately 20 minutes east. The subdivision is pre-serviced by Manitoba Hydro and Manitoba Telecom Services (MTS). Lot holders will be responsible for contacting Manitoba Hydro and MTS directly to arrange and pay for hook-up.

For all other inquiries please contact:

Shaun Klassen
Crown Land Management Specialist
Box 25 - 200 Saulteaux Crescent
Winnipeg, MB R3J 3W3
Phone: 204-945-7781 Fax: 204-948-2671