Fickle Lake Provincial Recreation Area

Alberta Parks

Parks Research and Management

Information: 780-865-8395
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 Size2,847.94 Acres  /  1,152.56 Ha
Legal BoundaryFickle Lake PRA
Administration / Information780-865-8395  
Regional OfficeCentral Regional Office
District Office Hinton
Natural RegionFoothills - Lower Foothills 
Natural Region Description

Fickle Lake Provincial Recreation Area supports mixedwood forests of lodgepole pine, aspen poplar and white spruce. The area contains valuable riparian habitat that provides important nesting sites for bald eagles and osprey; loons, horned and red-necked grebes. A variety of ducks are found in the area as well. The area also provides habitat for bear, moose, deer, muskrat and beaver.

Land Use Framework RegionUpper Athabasca 




Updated: Jul 4, 2017