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Box 39
Danielson Provincial Park Location: Spans a portion of Hwy 44, 20 km W of Loreburn or 20 km E of Macrorie. 100 km S of Saskatoon via Hwy 219.
Food Service / Restaurant
Full Wheelchair Access
Major Credit Card(s)
Modern Washrooms
Drive across Gardiner Dam, the largest earth filled dam in Canada. The Gardiner Dam Interpretive Centre, located approximately 1 km south of the dam on Hwy 44 features visual interpretive displays on the dam, souvenirs, tourist information, food service and a not-to-be missed vintage film on the construction of the dam. Public beach, picnic facilities and camping at nearby Danielson and Douglas Provincial Parks. The grounds of the Coteau Creek Generating Station just below Gardiner Dam offer a great vantage point for spotting pelicans and Canada geese. Gardiner Dam is also a starting point for the Chief Whitecap Waterway Trans Canada Trail (The Great Trail) Canoe Route.

Open May long weekend to Labour Day.

Nearby Attractions

World-class walleye fishing. Trans Canada Trail (The Great Trail).

Rates & Hours of Operation

  • Debit card accepted
  • Major credit cards accepted
  • Hours of operation : Visitor centre open daily 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

On-Site Amenities & Services

  • Full wheelchair access
  • Tourist information
  • Gift shop
  • Food service
  • Picnic area
  • Modern washroom

Attraction Features

  • Birding/Wildlife viewing
  • Industrial/Educational
  • Visitor Reception Centre
  • Roadside monument

Group Tour Information

  • Estimated viewing time (hours) : 1
  • Minimum group size : 1
  • Maximum group size : 60
  • Advance Notice Requirements / Additional Group Tour Information : Groups please call in advance, (306) 857-5500 (summer) for us to help plan your tour.