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Our Visitors

We try to understand visitor needs and interests to help us plan facilities and develop services. The statistics used in this section are from

We also conduct research and support others' research in parks in other social science areas, natural sciences and best practices.

*For more recent numbers, read the 2011 Camper Satisfaction Survey Provincial Summary Report.

Visitation Numbers


Park Usage 

Usage Levels

Increases & Decreases

The Survey of Albertans' Priorities for Provincial Parks Report (2008) notes that:


According to the 2008 Alberta Recreation Survey, the reasons people don't visit provincial parks are (in order of importance):

According to Survey of Albertans' Priorities for Provincial Parks Report (2008), people don't visit Alberta's parks because:


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Updated: Aug 8, 2016