Dauphin, Manitoba, Canada is located on the banks of the Vermillion River surrounded by waterways like the Mossy River, Wilson River and Dauphin Lake. The community is the commercial hub and recreation centre of the Parkland Region of Manitoba, Canada.
Attractions, adventures and activities most enjoyed in and around Dauphin and the surrounding areas include farm touring, golfing, birdwatching, swimming, boating, water skiing, canoeing, kayaking, windsurfing, picnicking, scuba diving, camping, fishing, horseback riding, ATV, mountain biking, backpacking, wilderness backcountry camping, wildlife watching and xc skiing, snowmobiling, snowshoeing and ice fishing.
A few of the more popular activity and sightseeing destinations located in and around Dauphin Manitoba includes the Hidden Valley Sanctuary, Vermillion Park, Dauphin Lake, Baldy Mountain Viewing Tower, Rainbow Beach Provincial Park, Stoney Point Beach, Manipogo Provincial Park, Sifton Beach, Methley Beach, Riding Mountain National Park and the Duck Mountain Provincial Park.
Places to stay, services and amenities important to travelers in and around Dauphin Manitoba includes accommodations (lodges, hotels, motels, bed and breakfasts (B&B), vacation homes, cottages, inns, hostels), campgrounds, tours, guides, outfitters, big box stores, restaurants, laundromat, coffee shops, grocery stores, pubs, liquor store, banks, gas station, gift stores, and internet services.
The most visited natural sightseeing attractions, historical sites and cultural venues in and around Dauphin Manitoba includes the 1917 Court House, 1936 Ukrainian Catholic Church of Resurrection, Watson Art Centre, Selo Ukrainian Heritage Village, Trembowla Cross of Freedom, Negrych Pioneer Homestead, Fort Dauphin Museum, Ojibway First Nation Sharing Lodge, Dauphin Rail Museum, Trembowla Cross of Freedom Museum and the 1912 Canadian Northern Railway (CNR) Station.
Transportation services getting to and from and around Dauphin, Manitoba include taxi, bus, airplane charters, car rentals, and the Lt. Col W.G. (Billy) Barker VC Airport.