DescriptionVisit the BC Hydro facilities and learn more about the Revelstoke Dam. This dam is located about 5 km (3 mi) north of the City of Revelstoke, on Highway #23. The complex consists of a 175 m (575 ft) high concrete gravity dam, a 122 m (400 ft) high earthfill dam on the west bank of the river and the powerhouse. Exhibits in the Visitor Centre show how the project was built and how the system works. A gift shop is also on-site. Self-guided tours are 45 minutes to an hour in length.
Open mid-April to September Labour Day weekend, 10 am to 4 pm; closed Tuesdays.