Recreation

Boating

Lake Diefenbaker experiences some of the best winds on the prairies for sailing. Generally moderate steady winds are the norm, with occasionally periods of heavy winds. The lake is fairly narrow so wave height is reduced, so that boats can sail with maximum performance.

Camping

Danielson Provincial Park

The Park has 90 campsites (electrical and non-electrical) in a poplar, elm and ash setting, with showers and modern washrooms close at hand. Double docking boat launch right in the park. There is also convenience store located at the park entrance.
Telephone: 857-5500 or 854-6266
Website

Douglas Provincial Park

The Park has 150 electrical and non-electrical sites nestled in a secluded setting of aspen and poplar. Showers and modern washrooms are situated throughout the park and there’s a store and fast food facility. Boat launch located right in the park.
Telephone: 854-6266 Website

Tufts Bay

The campground is located just outside the Village of Elbow, protected in a natural valley.
Telephone: 854-2277

Fishing

There are many places to fish on Lake Diefenbaker. A Fishing & Hunting Guide for Saskatchewan is available through the Sask Tourism web site. The area is known the the Lake Diefenbaker Walleye Tournament held in May. For more information contact the Elbow Wildlife Committee. (306-854-2175; 306-854-2211).

Trans Canada Trail

The Trans Canada Trail runs through the municipality along the shoreline of Lake Diefenbaker. The trail offers an invigorating way to experience a habitat teeming with wildlife such as moose, white tail and mule deer, squirrels, rabbits and more than 170 species of birds, including pheasant.

Elbow Harbor Golf Course


This 18 hole championship course is situated on the very scenic Lake Diefenbaker at Elbow Harbor Recreational Site. The beautiful course offers an exciting challenge to all levels of golf enthusiasts. Sixty-seven sand traps and 3 water hazards add to the course and compliment the large manicured green.
It is home to the Annual Farmer's Golf Tournament which is held the second Wednesday of July/ Check out their website. Harbor Golf Club.