Carson-Pegasus Provincial Park

Alberta Parks


  • Bear Warning - Keep an attractant free campsite and picnic area

    Effective:  May 24, 2024   Updated:  May 24, 2024

      Although an advisory is in place for this area, bears can be encountered anywhere in the Central Region at any time. To avoid a surprise encounter with a bear:

      • Make plenty of noise and travel in groups.
      • Be aware of your surroundings. Look and listen for bears and their signs.
      • Keep your pet on a leash.
      • Carry bear spray. Make sure it’s easily accessible, and know how to use bear spray.
      • Learn more about bear safety review the Bear Smart Brochure.
    • Water Advisory - Drinking Water Advisory

      Effective:  May 16, 2024   Updated:  May 28, 2024

        We currently have a boil water advisory in place until further notice. We recommend that you do not drink the water and that you boil the water for five minutes before use for both cooking and cleaning. 
        Non-Potable (non-drinkable) Water can be found:
        • Sanitation Station (Sani-dump)
        • Group A
        • Loop G
        • Loop H (including walk-in tenting) 
        • Peninsula Shower House (limited hot water)

        There is NO water at the following locations due to underground frozen waterlines:

        • Loops A-F
        • Main Shower House by Loop A & F

        Campground is 100% reservable.  Carson Cove Campground Store is open 7 days a week (located in day use area).  The Booth is open Friday-Sunday. There currently is no fire ban and firewood is sold at both locations.  

        Happy Camping


    • Partial Closure - Seawall Staircase Closure

      Effective:  March 26, 2024   Updated:  May 22, 2024

        The main staircase leading down from the seawall parking lot on the peninsula down to the seawall is closed until further notice.  The seawall remains open. 

      Affected Areas

    Safety Links

    Provincial Sources for Advisories