Winnipeg Bloated Rivers

Almost every spring the two main rivers in Winnipeg rise way up. Winnipeg lies dab smack in the middle of a flood plain. This year the rivers have peaked and are starting to recede. They are still very high, but god forbid any heavy rains, the Red and Assiniboine should be okay.

Assiniboine today

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Regular level at the same location

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Mud shows how much the Assiniboine has receded

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The Red lapping on some steps

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