Pinawa Dam Provincial Park

Pinawa Dam Provincial Park, Manitoba 520, Pinawa




Credit: Chimera Photography


Pinawa Dam Provincial Park commemorates Manitoba’s first year-round hydroelectric generating station, the Pinawa Dam. The Dam was closed in 1951 and designated as a Provincial Park in 1985. Learn how electricity is generated along the Dam Ruins Walk. Enjoy a picnic or swim. Learn about the town of Pinawa as you go along the Old-Pinawa self-guided trail. Take photos of white-tailed deer, black bear, and other wildlife near the waters edge. The Trans-Canada Trail runs through the park.

Fun Activities

Activities include hiking, fishing and picnicking. Amphitheatre, Playground.

Near the Park: Explore Pinawaand go adventuring across Pinawa Channel. See the Pinawa Sundial.

Whitemouth Falls Provincial Parkand Pinawa Provincial Park are within 30 mins drive. Tee off at Pinawa Golf & Country Club. Visit theLac de Bonnet Museum.



From Winnipeg, follow PTH 59 north to PTH 44, east to PTH 11, north to PR 211, east to PR 520 and north 8.0 km/ 4.9mi. to the park.
Approximate 120 km ~ 90 minutes from downtown Winnipeg


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