Big Hill Springs Provincial Park

Alberta Parks

Parks Research and Management

Information: 403-678-0760
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.

Park Management

ClassificationProvincial Park
LegislationProvincial Parks Act
Park Size77.94 Acres  /  31.54 Ha
Legal BoundaryO.C.337/95
Administration / Information403-678-0760 
Regional OfficeKananaskis Region Regional Office
District OfficeCochrane-Glenbow District
Natural RegionParkland - Foothills Parkland 
Natural Region Description

Big Hill Springs is located between Parkland and Foothills natural regions; it preserves a large spring and series of small waterfalls that flow year-round over rocky terraces covered with a lush growth of shrubs and grasses. The park is also the site of an historic fish hatchery and Alberta's first commercial creamery.

Land Use Framework RegionSouth Saskatchewan 
Updated: Dec 3, 2018