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W.A.C. Bennett Dam

20 Km West Of Hudson's Hope, Hudson's Hope
British Columbia, V6B 5R3

The new W.A.C. Bennett Dam Visitor Centre is now closed for the 2016 season but will re-open on May 20, 2017. We offer a wide range of exhibits, interactive displays, a cafe and gift shop full of unique gift items. Join us to learn about hydro-electricity as well as the history of the dam and local area. It's fun for all ages!

Visitors can also join us for an optional guided tour across the dam to see one the world's largest earth-fill structures up close, and BC's largest reservoir, Williston Lake. First tours begin at 10:30 am and the last tour of the day begins at 3:30 pm.

Visit our website to plan your visit for next season!


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Months of Operation

Please note:  The W.A.C. Bennett Dam Visitor Centre is now closed for the 2016 season. We will re-open on May 20, 2017. During the season the centre is open 7 days a week from 10:00 am-5:00 pm.

Amenities & Facilities *

Accessible Facilities Food Services
* charges may apply

Policies & Restrictions

Group Policy
School & travel groups are welcome. Please call or email ahead of time to reserve admittance to avoid disappointment.
Clothing Gear Required
Please note that bags/purses and strollers are not allowed on the bus tour. There are free lockers available for small storage.