In the Prairies, we're all about our small towns. They're pretty much our lifeline here, from farm country to bush parties.

We've got so many cute small towns that tons of them go unnoticed, so let's give rural Manitoba the recognition it deserves! Let us know your fave and take a look at these 22 super quaint small towns in Manitoba worth roadtripping to this summer.


I know it's not technically a small town, but sometimes it sure can feel like one! Plus, Brandon's downtown is just too adorable not to include.

Winnipeg Beach

A gorgeous beach, awesome scenery, and great food - what else could a town really need? Oh, plus everyone's favourite arcade spot: PLAYLAND!


The iconic suspension bridge! Get your next Insta photo here and, trust us, it'll be super cute.


The Gimli Pier is a beach bum's dream. You need to take this summer trip!


This pretty bridge lights up at night, so just imagine how dreamy and romantic an evening date would be here.

Cooks Creek

If you're down to explore and want to experience some European vibes, check out the Immaculate Conception Church! It's a stunning architectural wonder.


A cute town in the Valley! Climb up the lookout for some awesome views.


This is the snake place, which is either super cute or super scary, depending on how you feel about snakes. Either way, there's still beauty to be enjoyed!


Such a cute downtown! Your perfect small-town sanctuary awaits.

La Rivière

The former Kim's General Store and the giant turkey statue are two iconic relics of this small town. And, of course, there's the incredible Pembina Valley Provincial Park to discover.


Looking for some summer fun and good eats? Well, there's nothing as fun (and cute) as the Morden Corn & Apple Festival.

Steep Rock

Manitoba never ceases to surprise us with how diverse and spectacular it can look. This is a summer dream!


They have Happy Rock - I mean, come on! Manitoba has some crazy awesome things.


Chrissy Troy is from here! Also, it has the cutest bakery with a patio and outdoor skating rink in the winter.


Sort of a city, but the bridge by the water is so cute, it's just like a small-town version of the Forks.


Beausejour's Heritage Village is so cute! It'd be the perfect place to film an old movie.

Lower Fort Garry

It's literally a pioneer town! You can't get more vintage than that. You'll find people having their cute rustic weddings here.embedded via


Their stores look like they came straight out of an old Western movie! Don't forget to check out the town's bridge and dam. And for more old-school, vintage vibes, grab a bite at Half Moon Drive In.


Stonewall Quarry Park is an old Limestone Quarry. It's pretty cool and looks like old ruins!


Lots of old cute houses in Neepawa, but the old Roxy Theatre is a gem!


The big beams over downtown light up at night, making for a perfect spot to snap a few romantic pics!

St. Adolphe

Another gem! Check out the remains of the old convent where, apparently, miracles happen.