As of June 1st, Riding Mountain National Park began a gradual reopening of some outdoor areas, facilities and services. Please check our website regularly for the current status of this location and others.

Entry and service fees are charged at most national parks and national historic sites, where revenues are kept to support visitor services and facilities. This means that every time you visit a park or site you are investing in its future — and in a legacy for future generations.

The following definitions apply to entry and service fee categories unless otherwise specified

Adult - Person 18 to 64 years of age
Senior - Person 65 years of age or over
Youth - Person 6 to 17 years of age
Family/Group - Up to seven people arriving in a single vehicle in a national park

Free admission for youth 17 and under




*Adult$ 7.90
*Senior$ 6.60
*Family/Group$ 16.00
*Commercial Group, per person$ 6.90


*Adult$ 40.06
*Senior$ 35.05
*Family/Group$ 80.23
*Additional Family/Group Pass$ 35.05

Parks Canada Discovery Pass

*Adult$ 69.19
*Senior$ 59.17
*Family/Group$ 139.40

National Pass

*Replacement/Duplicate Pass, each$ 15.02


One Night

*Wasagaming - Water, sewer, and electrical$ 39.04
*Wasagaming - Electrical and Water$ 36.08
*Wasagaming - Electrical$ 33.01
*Wasagaming - Unserviced with washroom building having toilets and showers$ 28.00
*Moon Lake, Lake Audy, Whirlpool, and Deep Lake - Primitive$ 16.05
Reservation services fees apply at Wasagaming and for group camping.

oTENTik - Wasagaming Campground

*oTENTik - per night, Shoulder season$ 102.20
*oTENTik - per night, peak season$ 122.64

oTENTik - Moon Lake & Lake Audy

*oTENTik - per night, year-round$ 102.20

Yurt – Wasagaming Campground

*Yurt - per night Shoulder season$ 102.20
*Yurt - per night, shoulder season$ 122.64

Micro Cube– Wasagaming Campground

*MicroCube - per night, shoulder season$ 91.98
*MicroCube - per night, peak season$ 102.20

Group Camping

*Designated Group Camping Areas, per person, per night$ 5.01
Minimum of 10 people per group.


Per Night

*Primitive camping -per campsite, per night$ 16.05
*Wilderness Roofed Camping, per night, minimum three persons$ 75.12


Visitor Centre Grounds, Bandstand, Wishing Well, Arbour and other approved facilities

Per Event (maximum 1.5 hours)$ 68.70


Per Permit

Daily$ 9.80
Annual$ 34.30


Off the Shelf Programs, per group

Per Hour of Program Delivery$ 73.60

Custom Programs, per group

Per Hour of Program Development and Program Delivery$ 49.00

School Programs

Grassland Safari, per student$ 4.90
Discovering the Forest, per student$ 4.90
Marsh Marvels, per student$ 4.90
Escarpment Odyssey, per student$ 4.90
Bison Bootcamp, per student$ 4.90
The Wolves and Elk of the Riding Mountain National Parks Region, per student$ 4.90
Hug-a-Tree and Survive, Free when added to a paid programfree

Guided Car Tours, Theatre Programs, Townsite Tours, Adventure Hikes

Various fees, please consult Visitor Centre or call 204-848-7275unknown
Per Person$ 3.90


Car Caravan, per person$ 7.30
Gorge Creek Hike$ 10.80
Kayaking$ 22.00
Bikes 'n' Beers$ 14.70



*Online Reservation, Modification or Cancellation$ 11.50
*Reservation, Modification or Cancellation by phone$ 13.50

Free admission for youth 17 and under

As of January 1, 2018, admission to Parks Canada places for youth 17 and under is free! There’s no better time to create lasting memories with the whole family.


What is free?

Admission to all national parks, national historic sites, and national marine conservation areas operated by Parks Canada will be provided free of charge.

Free admission for youth only applies to places managed by Parks Canada. It does not apply to provincial parks, territorial parks, municipal and private parks, nor to the many historic sites not managed by Parks Canada.

Please refer to the full list of Parks Canada places before you plan your visit to take advantage of free admission for youth.

What is not free?

Parks Canada is pleased to offer free admission for youth at our parks and sites, however regular fees still apply for other experiences and services, such as:

  • Camping, backcountry and other accommodations
  • Canadian Rockies Hot Springs
  • Northern Park Backcountry Camping and Excursion Permit
  • Lockage
  • Mooring
  • Reservation fees
  • Guided tours and hikes and programs not usually included with admission
  • Some special event fees
  • Firewood
  • Backcountry overnight use

Note: This is not an exhaustive list. Please verify with the location you will be visiting for more information.