Why Souris? Top 10 Reasons

Where is Souris?

Closer than you think.

Souris sits 47km southwest of Brandon in the heart of southwest Manitoba. Just 20 minutes south of Highway #1, 60 minutes north of the US border, Souris is connected via major roadways and the CP Rail line. The Souris River Valley, Plum Creek and Victoria Park create a natural environment of profound beauty. A province in Western Canada, Manitoba is located along the Canada-U.S. border in the northern half of the North American continent. 

Top 10 Reasons you will love Souris

1. Vibrant small-town community atmosphere: safe, active, fun, quiet
2. Beautiful landscape and scenery: greenspace, Souris River Valley
3. Top notch amenities: school, healthcare, sports and recreation
4. Work opportunities: Agriculture, education and healthcare: top 3 industries
5. Family-oriented: good health and personal safety
6. Retirement friendly: accommodations, activities, volunteering
7. Proud Heritage: strong connection to the region
8. Infrastructure and location: heart of Southwest Manitoba, connected by rail and highway
9. Demographics: strong workforce in skilled trades, more high school graduates per capita
10. Community life…helping and encouraging others; volunteering; having close friends and socializing with people

Upcoming Events

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6:00 pm Free Workshop – Roles and Respon...
Free Workshop – Roles and Respon...
Oct 20 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Free Workshop - Roles and Responsibilities for Non-Profit Boards @ Souris & Glenwood Golf Clubhouse
The Souris-Glenwood Community Development Corporation is pleased to offer some professional development for local non-profit boards, free of charge (a savings of $95/participant!). Please share this with groups you are involved in. You are invited[...]