Portage and Main in Winnipeg sees a high volume of traffic and no pedestrians Add to ...

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The iconic intersection of Portage Avenue and Main Street in Winnipeg, Manitoba has been called Canada's "windiest intersection." It's also been called "the crossroads of Canada" – but it is not built for pedestrians.

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