Buffalo Lake Provincial Recreation Area

Alberta Parks

Parks Research and Management

Information: 403-741-2246
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.

Park Management

ClassificationProvincial Recreation Area
LegislationProvincial Parks Act
Park Size5.88 Acres  /  2.38 Ha
Legal BoundaryBuffalo Lake PRA
Administration / Information403-742-7516 
Regional OfficeCentral Regional Office
District Office Wainwright
Natural RegionParkland - Central Parkland 
Natural Region Description

Rustic camping at its finest; an ideal place to meet friends and family; excellent opportunities to participate in water-based activities and to enjoy numerous waterfowl and shorebirds. This campground is also known (locally) as Boss Hill.

Land Use Framework RegionRed Deer 




Updated: Jun 28, 2017