Don't just limit yourself to Scanterbury, because this region has a wealth of man-made and natural attractions just waiting to be explored. Some interesting places within a relatively short distance of Scanterbury are Selkirk, 19 miles (31 kilometers) to the northeast, and Beausejour, 20 miles (32 kilometers) to the north.
While you are here in Scanterbury, why not head to Winnipeg. Approximately 40 miles (64 kilometers) to the southwest, this regional city is where you'll find Assiniboine Golf Club, Manitoba Planetarium and Canadian Museum for Human Rights. Ensure you don't return to Scanterbury until you've stopped by Winnipeg's Riel House, Plaza at the Forks and Fort Gibraltar.
Travelers who spend time exploring Manitoba are often delighted to discover the gardens here.
There are some exciting ways to make the most of the outdoors in and around Scanterbury. Tobogganing and mountain biking are just two popular ways active visitors can get their fix. Mix learning with pleasure on your travels by joining a group of like-minded travelers on one of the area's popular city walking tours.
Should you be lucky enough to be in the region on the 1st of July, join the party during the national Canada Day celebrations.
No matter how far you have come and no matter how long you stay, memories of Scanterbury will remain with you forever.