The Narrows Provincial Recreation Area

Alberta Parks

The Narrows Campground

Information: 403-742-4338
Summer Village of Rochon Sands
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This scenic campground is first come first serve only and is built along a narrow channel connecting two portions of Buffalo Lake. Sites are RV and tent-friendly and surrounded by trees. The channel offers good opportunities for shore fishing and is great for young anglers and paddlers. Enjoy wonderful bird watching opportunities.


May 18 - Oct 10 (First Come First Served)
Site Type Campsites Rate / Night
Unserviced 61 $28
  • The Narrows Provincial Recreation Area is operated by the Summer Village of Rochon Sands under a lease agreement with the Province of Alberta.  Access to campground is closed from mid-October to early-May.
  • Operating dates weather dependent.
  • Payment by Cash or Cheque only.


Camping Notes


Firewood is available through campground attendant at a cost.


You are expected to bring your own water. Government of Alberta regulations require that water from pumps/taps like the one located here NOT be used for drinking, cooking or washing (including brushing teeth and washing dishes). Water from the pump/tap onsite can only be used for purposes like putting out a campfire.

Updated: Dec 6, 2022