Plan your visit
Riding Mountain National Park is in Manitoba, easily accessed by car and bus 3.5 hours west of Winnipeg and just under three hours east of Yorkton. The nearest commercial airports are at Dauphin and Brandon. A motor vehicle permit is required and can be purchased at the park gateways. Plan to spend anything from a few hours to a few days or weeks exploring the treasures of the Park.
PO Box 299 135 Wasagaming Drive
Onanole MB R0J 1N0
The park is easily accessible by car and bus from centres to the north and south. Highway #10 connects Brandon, 95 km (59 miles) to the south, with Wasagaming (the park's Visitor Services Centre) and continues to Dauphin, 13 km (8 miles) beyond the northern border of RMNP. From the east, Highway #19 enters the park through the scenic escarpment region. The nearest commercial airports are at Dauphin and Brandon. An airport for smaller planes has been built at Erickson. A motor vehicle permit is required and can be purchased at the park gateways.
Hours of operation
FeesFree admission in 2017. Other fees still apply.
Detailed fees list
Facilities and services
Visit DiscoverClearLake.com (Clear Lake Country) for more information. The Official Site of Wasagaming Chamber of Commerce
With fantastic dining options and beautiful accommodations, enjoy exploring this unique National Park townsite and the great diversity in its shops, restaurants, and services. 2017 Visitor Guide (pp. 25-27)
- Hear stories of the Cree and Assiniboine First Nations who lived here thousands of years ago, seek out our historic East Gate.
- Take part in superb wildlife viewing and birdwatching. See bison gallop across the prairies, spot elk and moose nibbling on the grass, listen for the sound of wolves howling.
- Discover an outdoor playground of 3000 km2 of rolling green prairie grasslands, boreal forest, sandy beaches and aspen parkland.