Riverlot 56 Natural Area

Alberta Parks

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Information: 780-464-7955 (Sherwood Park Public Lands)
(Spruce Grove district office) 780-960-8170
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Park Management

ClassificationNatural Area
LegislationWilderness Areas, Ecological Reserves, Natural Areas and Heritage Rangelands Act
Park Size266.86 Acres  /  108 Ha
Legal BoundaryRiverlot 56 NA
Administration / Information780-960-8170 
Regional OfficeCentral Regional Office
District Office Spruce Grove
Natural RegionParkland - Central Parkland 
Natural Region Description

Riverlot 56 is one of the original parcels of land subdivided during settlement of the region during the 1900s. In 1965, the land was transferred to the provincial government. Since 1973, local groups have maintained the area for outdoor education and nature-based recreation. The area contains upland aspen forests, streambed communities and open meadows which provide habitiat for several wildlife species.

Land Use Framework RegionNorth Saskatchewan 
Updated: May 22, 2020