For those who are looking for quiet country living while still having all of the amenities available in a thriving community, Stoneridge Meadows is just the place for you. Stonewall is just 25 kilometers north of Manitoba's capital city, Winnipeg. Stonewall offers its residents a friendly, quiet rural alternative to life in the big city. Stonewall was founded in 1878, and was officially incorporated in 1908.
Residents of Stonewall Have Many Recreational Activities to Participate in.
Stonewall Quarry Park, an 80 acre multi use park located at the north end of Main Street, provides a natural area, swimming and picnic facilities, camping and walking trails for visitors and residents alike. Quarry Park also displays the many aspects of limestone production and the history of the quarry is documented through a museum and interpretive program.
The Veterans Memorial Sports Complex at the south end of Main Street provides facilities for all seasons. Two (2) ice arenas, a 5 sheet curling rink address winter activities while a soccer facility and a skate board park address the summer needs.
Fines Field is a 9 diamond baseball facility located in Stonewall Quarry Park and has hosted national and international Championships.
Stonewall is only minutes away from Oak Hammock Marsh, which is one of North America’s birding hotspots and a great destination for people of all ages. This 36km2 Wildlife Management Area features a restored prairie marsh, aspen-oak bluff, waterfowl lure crops, artesian springs, some of Manitoba’s last remaining patches of tall-grass prairie and 30 kilometers of trails for you to explore.
Many stone buildings along the Main Street provide excellent examples of turn of the century masonry construction paying tribute to Stonewall’s quarry history.