We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Francois Finlay Hydroelectric Dam Vista Viewpoint

Review Highlights
Moderately Interesting

Steep walking grade to the river. Fished at base from shore with no success although there were... read more

Reviewed 29 June 2017
RKORegina
,
Regina
Cool place to see summer or winter

If going through Nipawin it is a good idea to take a view of the Dam. We usually stop for a break... read more

Reviewed 9 February 2017
Kdog06
,
Saskatoon, Canada
Read all 3 reviews
2
All photos (2)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent0%
  • Very good0%
  • Average100%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
28 Jun 2017
“Moderately Interesting”
8 Feb 2017
“Cool place to see summer or winter”
About
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
-12°
-17°
Dec
-15°
-20°
Jan
-11°
-18°
Feb
Contact
210 2nd Avenue East | Box 2134, Nipawin, Saskatchewan S0E 1E0, Canada
+1 306-862-3148
Call
Improve This Listing
Reviews (3)
Filter reviews
3 results
Traveller rating
0
0
3
0
0
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
0
0
3
0
0
See what travellers are saying:
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
Reviewed 29 June 2017

Steep walking grade to the river. Fished at base from shore with no success although there were several boats on the other side of the river leading us to believe they were more successful.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank RKORegina
Reviewed 9 February 2017

If going through Nipawin it is a good idea to take a view of the Dam. We usually stop for a break while snowmobiling out that way.

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank Kdog06
Reviewed 11 April 2015

A major wonder in central east Saskatchewan is Tobin Lake, a well known fishing mecca, created by the construction of 2 dams, Francois-Finlay being the west end dam. As you stand on the vista point you overlook the swirling Saskatchewan River, and some beautiful stands...More

Date of experience: September 2014
Thank Don C
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 2 nearby hotels
Northern Greens Resort
98 reviews
1.04 km away
Tisdale Canalta Hotel
88 reviews
58.04 km away
Bluebird Hotel
127 reviews
68.28 km away
Canalta Melfort
179 reviews
68.57 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 22 nearby restaurants
Wild Bill's Pizza
28 reviews
.36 km away
the Dam Smokehouse
15 reviews
.33 km away
New Sunrise Cafe
14 reviews
.31 km away
The Spot Restaurant & Lounge
6 reviews
1.21 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 5 nearby attractions
Rolling Pines Golf
10 reviews
11.53 km away
Narrow Hills Provincial Park
8 reviews
53.95 km away
Melfort and District Museum
5 reviews
69.49 km away
Nipawin Evergreen Centre
10 reviews
1.13 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Francois Finlay Hydroelectric Dam Vista Viewpoint staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines