Siffleur WA Wilderness Area

Alberta Parks

Information & Facilities

Information: 403-845-8349
  • Travel in Siffleur Wilderness Area is by foot only.  Horses and mountain bikes are not permitted.
  • Hunting and fishing are prohibited.
  • The most popular access into Siffleur is off Hwy. 11 at Siffleur Falls trail head, located about 65 km west of Nordegg. Most routes into the area were originally seismic lines; none of the routes are maintained. Topographic maps - NTS 1:50,000 scale 82N/15-Mistaya Lake, 82N/16-Siffleur River, 83C/1-Whiterabbit Creek, 83C/2-Cline River.  
Ice Safety: Alberta Parks does not monitor ice conditions; learn how to assess them for yourself at the Canadian Red Cross.
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Park Management

Classification Wilderness Area
Legislation Wilderness Areas, Ecological Reserves, Natural Areas and Heritage Rangelands Act
Park Size 101,843.20 Acres / 41,214.47 Ha
Legal Boundary O.C.
Administration / Information 403-845-8349
Regional Office Central Regional Office
District Rocky Mountain House
Natural Region Rocky Mountain - Alpine and Sub-alpine
Rocky Mountain - Montane
Natural Region Description

Siffleur Wilderness Area contains high mountain peaks, picturesque valleys, hanging glaciers, mountain lakes and alpine meadows. Sub-alpine forests of Engelmann spruce, fir and lodgepole pine (with some aspen and balsam poplar at lower elevations) dominate valleys. Higher slopes support hardy grasses, sedges and wildflowers. Wildlife includes bighorn sheep, mountain goats, caribou, moose, deer, black bears and grizzly bears.

Land Use Framework Region North Saskatchewan
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Updated: Jul 25, 2022