Plan Your Next Conference at Wilderness Edge: A Tranquil Retreat Just an Hour from Winnipeg

Kevin Penner

Plan Your Next Conference at Wilderness Edge: A Tranquil Retreat Just an Hour from Winnipeg

Are you an event planner in search of the perfect Winnipeg conference venue?

Wilderness Edge Retreat and Conference Center is located just one hour away from Winnipeg, Manitoba.

Here are what the groups are saying about our facilities: Cornelius & Vernell Buller "We really enjoyed the weekend here at Wilderness Edge.  We just wanted to thank you for the great gift + we’ll be sure to tell all our friends about this great place!"

Howard & Penny Reimer "We Reimers have appreciated your superb hospitality so much! Thank you! You have helped create wonderful memories and renewed togetherness for all of us. God Bless!"

Edward F. “Wilderness Edge is an escape from the hustle and bustle of Winnipeg only one hour away, amazing! There is so much to do here: kayaking, hiking, canoeing, biking, rowing, golfing or you can just relax in their wonderful hot tub! Would HIGHLY recommend this place!”

Our conference venue offers the ideal setting for groups of about 20 to 400 people. Join us to discover why Wilderness Edge is the top choice for conference venues in the Winnipeg, Steinbach and southern Manitoba area.

The Perfect Manitoba Conference Venue:

Wilderness Edge Retreat and Conference Centre combines the convenience of proximity to Winnipeg with the serene beauty of Whiteshell Provincial Park, allowing our resort guests to immerse themselves in the tranquil paths, walking trails and miles of Winnipeg River waterfront. Here's why we stand out as the perfect conference venue.

Natural Beauty: Nestled within the wilderness of East Whiteshell Provincial Park, Wilderness Edge Retreat and Conference Centre is a haven for those that want to escape the hustle and bustle of Winnipeg. The TransCanada trail system crosses our property and at any time and attendee can experience a refreshing escape.

Accessibility: Located just one hour away from Winnipeg with all highway driving, Wilderness Edge is easily accessible for attendees coming from the city or other regions. The short travel time minimizes disruptions and maximizes productivity.

Tranquil Retreat: Our beautifully 84,000 sq ft facility offers 143 comfortable guest rooms, 7 large meeting spaces, and a large window Dining Room, creating a tranquil atmosphere that promotes relaxation and focus.

Facilities and Amenities: Wilderness Edge provides event space for small groups all the way to 400+ people. See our Meeting Room page for full details.

Team-Building Activities: Matt Peters is our professional Team Builder with 13 years of knowledge. Matt is an expert in the East Whiteshell offerings and provides fun activities from axe throwing and twelve seater voyager canoes to right sized meeting spaces and breakout rooms, Matt and his team provide the tools needed to create a successful event in our Whiteshell Park setting.

Wilderness Edge provides a distraction-free environment in the Whiteshell Park area for your conference allowing uninterrupted discussions, strategic planning, and immersive learning experiences.

Start Planning Your Conference:

Planning a conference at Wilderness Edge is a straightforward process - Start with our Instant Quote Builder.

Explore our Website: Visit to learn more about our conference facilities, accommodations, and available amenities.

Customize Your Experience: Use our super simple planner's online dashboard to collaborate with our team to tailor your conference to your specific goals and objectives. We can assist with planning, catering, and additional services as needed.

Enjoy Your Conference: Arrive at Wilderness Edge and with all the details already arranged you can focus on your event. Let the natural surroundings and facilities enhance your conference's success.

Final Thoughts

Wilderness Edge Retreats invites event planners to discover why we are Winnipeg's premier conference venue, just an hour away from the city. Experience the perfect blend of natural beauty, accessibility, and comfortable accommodations that make Wilderness Edge the top choice for conferences and corporate events. Start planning your conference today by visiting our website and clicking on the "Get an Instant Quote" button. We look forward to hosting your successful conference at Wilderness Edge.

Wilderness edge amenities
Group of people

Large meeting rooms


143 guest rooms


Catered meals

Location pin

One hour from Winnipeg

Located in Pinawa, East Whiteshell Provincial Park


25+ outdoor activities

Rafting, canoe rentals, snow boarding, hiking trails, etc.


Team building

Rafting, canoe rentals, snow boarding, hiking trails, etc.

High tempurature

Hot tub

Spa / sauna


Parked car

Free Parking

Fire pit





Walking trails

Convenience store

Convenience store

Credit card

nearby ATM


Golf Course

Umbrella on a beach



Pickle ball

Tenis ball


Plan everything in one place

A super simple dashboard for you and your attendees

Pair of people

Easily share with anyone

Open book

Attendee self sign-up option


Special organizer pricing

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