Aurora Natural Area

Alberta Parks

Information & Facilities

Information: 403-845-8349
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Hunting in Aurora Natural Area

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Park Management

Classification Natural Area
Legislation Wilderness Areas, Ecological Reserves, Natural Areas and Heritage Rangelands Act
Park Size 2,240.49 Acres / 906.69 Ha
Legal Boundary O.C. 416/98
Administration / Information 403-845-8349
Regional Office Central Regional Office
District Rocky Mountain House
Natural Region Foohills - Upper Foothills
Foothills - Lower Foothills
Natural Region Description

This site protects a steep north-facing escarpment that contains Cordilleran species such as devil's club, mountain ash and red elderberry. The area also contains white spruce-lodgepole pine forest, poplar stands, shrublands, and mesic and dry meadows.

Land Use Framework Region North Saskatchewan
Updated: Feb 3, 2022