About the Area

About the Area

Dauphin is a regional service centre located in the southwest portion of the province of Manitoba, situated between our provincial neighbours of Ontario and Saskatchewan. Geographically, we are nestled on the edge of Riding Mountain National Park with Duck Mountain Provincial Park across the valley, and flanked by two of the larger freshwater lakes in the world: Lake Manitoba and Lake Winnipegosis.

Distances to Dauphin:

312 km northwest of Winnipeg (203 miles)
167 km north of Brandon (104 miles)
360 km northeast of Regina (224 miles)
275 km north of the US border (170 miles)

If you are planning on visiting the Riding Mountain area and are interested in experiencing the region like a local, please visit the Seasons of Riding Mountain website here: Seasons of Riding Mountain