Tolman Badlands Heritage Rangeland Natural Area

Alberta Parks

Information & Facilities

Information: 403-823-1749
Day Use is permitted. Outhouse facilities are open where feasible - be prepared with your own hand sanitizer and toilet paper. Campgrounds open, starting 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.


Hunting in Tolman Badlands Heritage Rangeland Natural Area

Some areas under SRD grazing lease with hunting and access restrictions

More information: 780-960-8170 or 403-340-7691

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*To be connected toll-free in Alberta, dial 310-0000 followed by the 10-digit phone number.

Park Management

ClassificationNatural Area
LegislationWilderness Areas, Ecological Reserves, Natural Areas and Heritage Rangelands Act
Park Size14,689.61 Acres  /  5,944.89 Ha
Legal BoundaryTolman Badlands Heritage Rangeland NA
Administration / Information403-742-7516 
Regional OfficeCentral Regional Office
District Office Wainwright
Natural RegionGrassland - Northern Fescue
Parkland - Central Parkland 
Natural Region Description

This natural area preserves badlands and parts of the Red Deer River valley. Small upland plateaus of fescue grassland are especially significant because much of this landscape has been cultivated to produce cereal crops. Prairie falcons nest on cliffs in the badlands.

Land Use Framework RegionRed Deer 
Updated: May 28, 2019