Welch Creek Natural Area

Alberta Parks

Information & Facilities

Information: 403-748-3939


Park Management

ClassificationNatural Area
LegislationWilderness Areas, Ecological Reserves, Natural Areas and Heritage Rangelands Act
Park Size159.45 Acres  /  64.53 Ha
Legal BoundaryWelch Creek NA
Administration / Information403-748-3939 
Regional OfficeCentral Regional Office
District Office Red Deer
Natural RegionBoreal Forest - Dry Mixedwood 
Natural Region Description

This site contains: black spruce and tamarack wetlands; open patterned fen; and a mature balsam poplar-white spruce stand. There are plants of uncommon occurrence in Alberta in this natural area (Carex interior, Drosera anglica).

Land Use Framework RegionRed Deer 
Updated: Aug 16, 2018