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Address: Whiteshell Provincial Park, Manitoba, Canada
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For anyone who appreciates history and anthropology with an appropriate respect for spiritual experiences, this is worthy of visiting. I emphasize the spiritual as it is clear... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 September 2016
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

For anyone who appreciates history and anthropology with an appropriate respect for spiritual experiences, this is worthy of visiting. I emphasize the spiritual as it is clear that after several thousand years, this location is actively used for observances/prayers/meditation and this should be considered before going. If you appreciate this...please go! It is a beautiful manifestation of a people's beliefs... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016

An ancient and historical site, one to be treated with respect. The hike in is very short but you are rewarded with ancient petraforms on the site. There are several petroform sites throughout the park, though this is the only publicly listed one. You will find recent offerings at many of the petroforms, these are not to be touched as... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 June 2015

Beautiful Whiteshell Park. Very interesting Native American formations and an area where they seem to actively have ceremonies, since there are memorial items left on rocks.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2012 via mobile

The petroform park is both an historic and current sacred site for First Nations people in the whiteshell. Covering a fairly extensive area rock formations are found on the exposed bedrock. There are hundreds of cloth offerings found hanging off tree branches. There is a quiet and introspective energy about this site. I am so thankful to have spent time... More 

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