Big Knife Provincial Park

Alberta Parks

Big Knife Campground

Information: 403-575-7857 (May-September) 1-877-537-2757 (October-April)
Ice Safety: Alberta Parks does not monitor ice conditions; learn how to assess them for yourself at the Canadian Red Cross.

Find a mix of open and treed sites suitable for tents and RVs in a scenic parkland environment. There are also a few walk-in tenting sites nestled in the forest. This is a great family-friendly park with wonderful views of the unique Battle River badlands. Explore the trails and watch for wildlife and birds, or take your canoe or kayak for a lazy afternoon paddle. 


May 20 - Sep 6 (First Come First Served)
Site Type Campsites Rate / Night
Unserviced 40 $30
Walk-in Tenting 11 $30


Camping Notes

  • Firewood alert! Firewood not available. Help stop the spread of forest pests, Dutch elm disease and emerald ash borer. Plan to buy firewood locally, burn on site, never bring home.

Sewage disposal is provided onsite.


Potable water is not available after Labour Day.

Updated: May 26, 2022