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.

Getting here

Location

Wasagaming, Manitoba

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

Fees

Free admission in 2017. Other fees still apply.
Detailed fees list

Facilities and services

Accessible Facilities Accessible services
Dogs on leash
Lookout Lookout
Picnic Shelter Picnic shelter
Rentals
Restrooms Restrooms
Bank or ATM
Gift Shop Gift shop
Parking Parking
Playground
Rentals
Bus parking
Information Information
Picnic Area Picnic area
Rentals
Restaurant or café

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)


Quick facts

  • 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.