William A. Switzer Provincial Park

Alberta Parks

Activities & Events

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  • Mountain Lions

      AugAugust  23, 2019
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      • Mysterious big cats prowl the forests and hills of the Northern Rockies.
      • Learn the facts about cougar biology and behaviour. Discover how to live and play safely in cougar country.
      • This program is 45-minutes long.  Children must be accompanied by an adult. All events are subject to change.
    Where:  Gregg Amphitheatre  Gregg Lake Campground
    When: 18:00
    Fee:  Free
     
  • Wild Water Critters

      AugAugust  24, 2019
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      • Come pond-dipping with nets and tubs!
      • Learn about wacky water critters as you identify the creatures you catch.
      • This is an hour-long program. Children must be accompanied by an adult. All events subject to change.
    Where:  Gregg Lake Boat Launch  Gregg Lake Day Use
    When: 2:00 PM
    Fee:  Free
     
  • Fur Trade Fun

      AugAugust  24, 2019
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      • Discover life in the Rockies during the fur trade!
      • Bake tasty bannock over an open fire. Strike a spark with flint and steel.  Make rope or a beaded necklace, and explore fur trade goods of the 1800s.
      • This is an hour long program.  Children must be accompanied by an adult.  Please leave your dogs at home.
    Where:  Gregg Lake Amphitheater  Gregg Lake Campground
    When: 19:00
    Fee:  Free
     
  • Art in the Park

      AugAugust  25, 2019
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      • This is your opportunity to sit in the grass, relax and let nature inspire your creative spirit. Capture your Switzer Park memories in paint. 
      • All materials are provided.
      • This is an hour-long program.  Children must be accompanied by an adult. All events are subject to change.
    Where:  Gregg Lake Day Use
    When: 10:30 AM
    Fee:  Free
     
  • Wild Water Critters

      AugAugust  31, 2019
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      • Come pond-dipping with nets and tubs!
      • Learn about wacky water critters as you identify the creatures you catch.
      • This is an hour-long program. Children must be accompanied by an adult. All events subject to change.
    Where:  Gregg Lake Boat Launch  Gregg Lake Day Use
    When: 2:00 PM
    Fee:  Free
     
  • Amphitheatre Show

      AugAugust  31, 2019
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    • Saturday night is the biggest night in Switzer! Bring the family for a fun-filled evening of entertainment. Show types range from hands-on reenactments of the Fur Trade to Improvisational Theater. 

      The show description will be released a week in advance - be sure to check online, or pick up a program schedule from Gregg Booth or the Visitor Center.

      All children must be accompanied by an adult. All events are subject to change.

       

    Where:  Gregg Lake Ampitheatre  Gregg Lake Campground
    When: 19:00
    Fee:  Free
     
  • Art in the Park

      SeptSeptember  01, 2019
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      • This is your opportunity to sit in the grass, relax and let nature inspire your creative spirit. Capture your Switzer Park memories in paint. 
      • All materials are provided.
      • This is an hour-long program.  Children must be accompanied by an adult. All events are subject to change.
    Where:  Gregg Lake Day Use
    When: 10:30 AM
    Fee:  Free