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Box 176, 500 Progress Avenue
Outlook, SK  S0L 2N0
Lake Diefenbaker Location: Gardiner Dam to Saskatoon.
Explore the untouched river valleys between the famous Gardiner Dam and the City of Saskatoon. Part of the Trans Canada Trail (The Great Trail), Chief Whitecap Waterway presents canoeists with over 100 km of water trail with multiple pullouts enroute. Whether a beginner or an advanced canoeist you are invited to create your own canoe adventure on southern Saskatchewan's premier water trail. Visit the website for trip planning assistance.

Open Year Round

Nearby Attractions

Gardiner Dam, Outlook, Outlook & District Regional Park, Whitecap Dakota First Nation, Outlook Riverview Golf Club, Beaver Creek Conservation Area, Riverside Country Golf Club, Berry Barn Eatery & Gift Shop, Diefenbaker Park.

Trail Stats

  • Length : Beginner 30.79 km - to Outlook; Intermediate 63 km - to Big Pipe; Advanced 130 km - to Saskatoon.
  • Difficulty : Beginner to Advanced
  • Environment : South Saskatchewan River Valley.
  • Trailhead GPS : Gardiner Dam: 51.2814N, -106.8804W.

Trail Activities

  • Geocaching

Additional Trail Information

  • Backcountry
  • No admission charge
  • Parking at trailhead
  • Picnic area
  • Trail markers
  • Self-guided nature trail
  • Canoeing
  • Kayaking
  • Camping near trailhead
  • Camping enroute

Certifications & Affiliations

  • Trans Canada Trail (The Great Trail) designation