Explore the Whiteshell

How to book a campsite in the Whiteshell – 2022

The countdown is on!

Campground reservations open in just a few weeks and the forecast is showing that Manitobans are eager to book campsites! Don’t miss out on your favourite campgrounds or your specific free weekends – mark your calendars to book as early as possible.

As many of you know, last season booked up very quickly and the online system was flooded! Have your dates and top choices ready, and hopefully you can snag a great spot!


Photo by Sierra Pries

2022 Campground Reservation Opening Dates:

  • Monday, April 4, 2022 at 7:00 AM: Reservations open for cabins, yurts, and group-use areas in all provincial parks. 
  • Wednesday, April 6, 2022 at 7:00 AM: Reservations open for Falcon Beach, Falcon Lakeshore & West Hawk Lake campsites.
  • Monday, April 11, 2022 at 7:00 AM: Reservations open for all remaining Whiteshell campsites: Caddy Lake, Big Whiteshell, Brereton Lake, Nutimik Lake, Opapiskaw, Otter Falls, Betula Lake, and White Lake.


Online reservation services are available seven days a week, 24 hours a day throughout the camping season, starting on opening day April 4th, 2022.

For online reservations, take a moment to confirm your online User ID and password. If you have forgotten your password, or need assistance prior to April 1, 2022, contact 204-945-4344.


Park Entry Permits:

Park Vehicle Permits are required in Manitoba’s provincial parks. Buy your park vehicle permit and print it at home before your visit. Annual Explorer Pass, Daily and Casual (three-day) passes are available.  You can purchase Manitoba hunting licences, fishing licences and park vehicle permits online at  www.manitobaelicensing.ca