Broad River (Manitoba)

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Broad River
Broad River (Manitoba) is located in Manitoba
Broad River (Manitoba)
Location of the mouth of the Broad River in Manitoba
Census division23
Physical characteristics
SourceUnnamed lake
 - coordinates57°34′22″N 94°18′01″W / 57.57278°N 94.30028°W / 57.57278; -94.30028
 - elevation108 m (354 ft)
MouthHudson Bay
 - coordinates
58°08′13″N 92°50′58″W / 58.13694°N 92.84944°W / 58.13694; -92.84944Coordinates: 58°08′13″N 92°50′58″W / 58.13694°N 92.84944°W / 58.13694; -92.84944
 - elevation
0 m (0 ft)
Basin features
River systemHudson Bay drainage basin

The Broad River is a river in the Hudson Bay drainage basin in Census division 23 in Northern Manitoba, Canada.[1] Its flows from an unnamed lake to Hudson Bay.[2]

The river is crossed north of the settlement of O'Day by the Hudson Bay Railway, travelled by the Via Rail Winnipeg – Churchill train.

A large portion of the river from its mouth upstream is part of Wapusk National Park.[3]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Broad River". Geographical Names Data Base. Natural Resources Canada. Retrieved 2012-07-08.
  2. ^ "Broad River". Atlas of Canada. Natural Resources Canada. 2010-02-04. Retrieved 2012-07-08. Shows the course of the river on a topographic map.
  3. ^ Map 17 (PDF) (Map). Official road map of Manitoba. Ministry of Industry, Trade and Tourism. 2010. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2012-10-06. Retrieved 2012-07-08.