Tourism
Tourism
Tourism
Asessippi Ski Area & Resort
The Municipality of Russell Binscarth is the gateway to a diverse four season experience that is sure to appeal to people of all ages and interests.   Our unique balance of warm summer days and cool nights provides ideal summer recreation. That, combined with crisp snowy winters delivers high-quality winter sports opportunities. A good compliment of accommodation, food, beverage and retail services helps to round out the guest experience.
 
Local attractions and amenities include:
  • A newly upgraded multiplex facility with a Hockey Arena, Fitness Centre, and multi-purpose space

  • Outdoor Heated Swimming Pools in Russell and Binscarth

  • Great options for camping at the Binscarth Park and Pool and Russell Peace Park

  • Direct access to the Trans Canada Trail as well as other hiking and biking trails

  • Russell Golf Club and Binscarth Golf Club—both providing 9 hole courses for the public’s enjoyment.

  • Access to 379 km of groomed snow mobile trail (SnowTraxx Snowmobile Club)

  • Binscarth Gordon Orr Museum

  • Self Guided historic walking tour of Russell

  • Binscarth Annual Canada Day Events & Fireworks

  • Annual High School Rodeo, Russell Agricultural Grounds in September

  • Annual Russell Beef & Barley Festival, Thanksgiving weekend

  • Conference and meeting facilities

  • Spear Lake – fishing & picnic area

Combine all of this with easy access to Asessippi Ski Area & Resort, Asessippi Provincial Park and Lake of the Prairies and you’ve got a perfect place to visit and a wonderful place to call home.  For further information on area tourism attractions and services visit Asessippi Parkland Tourism www.asessippiparklandtourism.com