Multi 16 May 2020

News Title Multi 16 May 2020 Posted by Frank Senecal (9214)
News ID 303 Date and Time 2020-05-10 18:05:48

Capital City Tour Part 5
(Canadian Style)

Winnipeg, Manitoba


The Cree named the lake to the north “Win” (muddy) and “nipee” (water). In 1873, Winnipeg was incorporated as a city.

Route: YWG J549 YHD J576 YXZ J596 YYB J500 YOW CAPTL9
Distance: 977 nm

Ottawa, Canada


The name Ottawa is derived from the Algonquin word “adawe”, which means “to trade”. The settlement was originally incorporated as Bytown in 1850. The name was changed to Ottawa in 1855.