Whitehorse Wildland Provincial Park

Alberta Parks

Cardinal Divide Viewpoint Day Use

Information: 780-865-8395
Season: Year-round

COVID-19 Updates: Taking steps to return to normal.

Cold Water Safety

Visitors be aware, in the mountains the water is cold all year. If you fall into the cold water it will affect you immediately.
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  • Permitted activities may vary within a park. Please confirm details with park staff.


    • There are spectacular mountain views from the viewpoint, which is auto-accessible.
    • Cardinal Divide East Trail and Cardinal Divide West Trail start from the parking lot.
    • Road may not be accessible due to snow during late fall, winter and early spring.
    • Alpine wildflowers are most abundant in July -  remember to follow established trails to avoid damaging sensitive alpine plants
Updated: Jul 13, 2021