Cooking Lake-Blackfoot Provincial Recreation Area

Alberta Parks

Parks Research and Management

Information: 780-922-3293
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Park Management

Classification Provincial Recreation Area
Legislation Provincial Parks Act
Park Size 23,969.68 Acres / 9,700.53 Ha
Legal Boundary O.C. 390/97
Administration / Information 780-922-3293
Regional Office Central Regional Office
District Camrose
Special Designations Dark Sky Preserve
Biosphere Reserve
Natural Region Boreal Forest - Dry Mixedwood
Natural Region Description

This area is aspen-dominated hummocky moraine with numerous small kettle lakes and ponds. It is located just south of Elk Island National Park. Roughly half the area is pasture; the remainder is in a natural state.

Land Use Framework Region North Saskatchewan
Updated: Jun 28, 2017