While hiking along the Spirit Sands Trail in Spruce Woods Provincial Park in Manitoba, Canada, one can see the different patterns across the surface of each sand dune. The winds can blow hard across the sand dunes moving the sand around constantly and changing the look of the area with the various patterns and shapes.
The Spirit Sands Trail is restricted to hikers only and during the hot summer months people should always come equipped. Sunscreen, hats, water and proper walking shoes are the main items needed while hiking the trail and many bring a camera to capture the beauty of the sand dunes and the patterns decorating the landscape.
To reach Spruce Woods Provincial Park in Manitoba, Canada to hike the Spirit Sands Trail, one must head east from Brandon and west from Winnipeg. From Brandon, Manitoba, it is about 45 minutes and from Winnipeg, the drive is about 1 hour and 45 minutes. The park is located between the towns of Carberry and Glenboro.... continue below the picture...
Patterns in the sand dunes along the Spirit Sands trail, Spruce Woods Provincial Park, Manitoba, Canada.