Aurora Natural Area

Alberta Parks

Information & Facilities

Information: 403-845-8349
Day Use is permitted. Outhouse facilities are open where feasible - be prepared with your own hand sanitizer and toilet paper. Campgrounds open June 1 at 50% capacity. Second RV units will not be permitted on campsites. We are monitoring our actions to prevent the spread of COVID-19 and will adjust as needed.

Fire Ban

  • Updated: May 08, 2020
  • The ban prohibits ALL open fires, including campfires and charcoal briquettes.
  • Portable propane fire pits and gas or propane stoves and barbeques designed for cooking or heating are allowed.
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Hunting in Aurora Natural Area

More information: 780-960-8170 or 403-340-7691

Learn about hunting in Alberta's parks system

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*To be connected toll-free in Alberta, dial 310-0000 followed by the 10-digit phone number.

Park Management

ClassificationNatural Area
LegislationWilderness Areas, Ecological Reserves, Natural Areas and Heritage Rangelands Act
Park Size2,279.92 Acres  /  922.683 Ha
Legal BoundaryAurora NA
Administration / Information403-845-8349  
Regional OfficeCentral Regional Office
District Office Rocky Mountain House
Natural RegionFoothills - 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 RegionNorth Saskatchewan 
Updated: Jun 19, 2017