New Staff Campground for Riding Mountain National Park

Riding Mountain Field Unit is proposing to construct a new seasonal campground for Parks Canada staff.  The location of the campground will near the east end of Ta-Wa-Pit Drive.  The project components include: the creation of 12 gravel pads for tents and trailers, a combination kitchen/bathroom structure with storage measuring approximately 14' by 24' that will be moved in to the site, and the inclusion of picnic tables, fire boxes and a garbage receptacle.  The project may also include construction of an electric fence around the perimeter of the campground to mitigate human-bear conflict concerns.  

Latest update

March 4, 2023 – The public comment period on the project is closed. Parks Canada is considering comments received to help inform its determination on whether the carrying out of the project is likely to cause significant adverse environmental effects.


Key documents

Key documents
Document Number Document Title File Date
1 New project being assessed by Parks Canada - Public comments invited from February 2 to March 4, 2023 - February 2, 2023


Riding Mountain National Park
135 Wasagaming Drive
Box 299
Onanole, Manitoba R0J 1N0
Telephone: 204-848-7275
Fax: 204-848-2596

  • Location

    • Riding Mountain National Park (Manitoba)
  • Nature of Activity

    • Building and Property Development
  • Assessment Status

    In progress
  • Start Date

  • Proponent

    Parks Canada
  • Authorities

    • Parks Canada Agency
  • Assessment Type

    Project on federal lands
  • Reference Number


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...within 200 kilometres
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