Thicket Portage, MB

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“The Franklin Portage is now known as Thicket Portage”

Thicket Portage, Manitoba is a community in northern Manitoba located on the Hudson Bay Railway. Thicket Portage community was originally known as Franklin Portage after the Franklin expedition; one of the portages route that is connected with Nelson River system. The Hudson Bay Railway is operated by OmniTRAX between Landing Lake to the south and Wintering Lake to the north. This community is close to Wabowden Thompson Nickel Belt. Forestry and tourism development counts as part of their economic activities.

Click to learn more…https://www.gov.mb.ca/inr/publications/community_profiles/pubs/thicket-portage-2016.pdf