Bear Lake Natural Area

Alberta Parks

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Hunting in Bear Lake Natural Area

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Park Management

ClassificationNatural Area
LegislationWilderness Areas, Ecological Reserves, Natural Areas and Heritage Rangelands Act
Park Size231.89 Acres  /  93.847 Ha
Legal BoundaryO.C.454/71
Administration / Information780-960-8170 
Regional OfficeCentral Regional Office
District Office Spruce Grove
Natural RegionBoreal Forest - Central Mixedwood 
Natural Region Description

This site contains: undisturbed mixed forests and forested peatlands; rich deciduous forests; uplands of aspen, balsam poplar and paper birch, with some white spruce; black spruce-paper birch/feather moss forest; and black spruce-tamarack/Labrador tea/sphagnum moss muskeg. It has good wildlife habitat.

Land Use Framework RegionUpper Athabasca 
Updated: Jul 25, 2022