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Jarvis Lake Campground

Lat: 53.448035 Long: -117.807588 | Directions
Information: 780-865-5600 (summer) or 780-865-8395

Update - Gregg Lake Campground

  • Due to weather conditions, water services are unavailable and until further notice.
  • This includes: flush toilets, shower building, water taps and sani-dump.
  • Water pumps (non-potable) are available at: Lakeside loop, and within Switzer Park at Jarvis Day Use, Kelley's Bathtub Day Use and Cache Lake Campground.
  • Port-a-Potties will be in place at each washroom facility.
  • Water fill and dump station services are available in the Town of Hinton at: Canadian Tire (free); Hinton Husky (free sani-dump, no water available); ESSO (free, own hose is required).

We apologize for the inconvenience and will update when water services are up and running for the season.

Jarvis Lake Campground is located in William A. Switzer Provincial Park, 3 km west of Hinton on Hwy. 16, 19 km north on Hwy. 40, and a couple of km west on a paved access road. There are about 25 sites next to Jarvis Lake which are suitable for RVs and tents. A playground, trails, pier and hand launch area for boats are located here. A beach, boat launch and dock are located at the nearby day use area.  Activities and amenities in the park include a Visitor Centre, beaches, boat launches, trails, interpretive programs, sani dump and showers within short driving distance.  

Park Boundary

Day Use


      Group Use


          Visitor Centre

            Visitor Centre

              Camping: Jan 1 - Dec 31
              Site Type Campsites Rate / night
              Unserviced 25 $ 26
              Winter Camping 25 $ 26
              Reservations : May 17 - Sep 4
              Online Book It
              Phone 1-877-537-2757
              Reservation Fee $12
              Reservation Start Feb 21


              Fish Cleaning Stations
              Hand Launch
              Pay Phone
              Pit/Vault Toilets


              • Available for sale $8/bag at Cache Lake Campground, Switzer Park Visitor Centre and Gregg Lake Campground Booth, hours vary and during peak season only. 

              Firewood  Firewood sold during posted times at Cache Campground or at the Switzer Park Visitor Centre during posted hours until September 28, 2015. Firewood is also available for purchase at Gregg lake Campground from the May long weekend until September long weekend.

              Water  The water pump is currently shut down.  The nearest water pump is available at Kelley’s Bathtub Day Use area. 

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