Rochon Sands  Provincial Park
Cataract Creek Provincial Recreation Area - Kananaskis Country
Information & Facilities
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Rochon Sands Provincial Park
Lat: 52.4617558011   Long: -112.892373615 | Directions
Information: 403-742-4338 

 

Notice: Located on the shores of Buffalo Lake, Rochon Sands Provincial Park is a manicured landscape that provides camping facilities and beach access; from the comfort of their campsites, park visitors can watch the graceful flight of geese on their late summer migration south; in the campground, undergrowth provides protection from wind while large trees create a cool, shady picnic area.

Facilities & Services

Boat Launch  
Change Rooms  
Cook Shelters  
Firepits  
Firewood Sold  
Fish Cleaning Stations  
Horseshoe Pitch  
Interpretive Viewpoint  
Pay Phone  
Pier  
Pit/Vault Toilets  
Sewage Disposal  
Water - Tap  

Recreational Activities

Birding  
Canoeing/Kayaking  
Fishing  
Hiking - Front Country  
Power Boating  
Sailing  
Swimming  
Water Skiing  
Wildlife Viewing  
Wind Surfing  
 

** Facilities and services provided and activities permitted may vary within a park. Please check the details on the specific campground, day use area, group use area or trail to confirm what is available and/or permitted.

Recreation Notes

Birding: with its many shallow bays, Buffalo Lake provides nesting sites for great blue herons, black-crowned night-herons, Canada geese, ducks, common terns, American avocets and ring-billed gulls; Ross's geese, American white pelicans and piping plovers may also be seen; other species include northern orioles, western wood-pewee, great horned and short-eared owls, and golden and bald eagles.

Wildlife viewing: white-tailed deer, mule deer, coyotes.