Siffleur WA Wilderness Area

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.  
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Park Management

ClassificationWilderness Area
LegislationWilderness Areas, Ecological Reserves, Natural Areas and Heritage Rangelands Act
Park Size101,843.2 Acres  /  41,214.47 Ha
Legal BoundarySiffleur WA
Administration / Information403-845-8349  
Regional OfficeCentral Regional Office
District Office Rocky Mountain House
Natural RegionRocky 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 RegionNorth Saskatchewan 
Updated: Sep 13, 2018