Bow Valley Provincial Park

Jewell Bay Backcountry Campground

Information: 403-678-0760
Lat: 51.023576 Long: -115.082083

This scenic backcountry equestrian campground is found in Bow Valley Provincial Park on the northwest shore of Barrier Lake. The closest access is at the Barrier Dam Day Use Area, 30 km east of Canmore on Hwy. 1 and 12 km south on Hwy. 40. It is 4.2 km from the trailhead. It can also be reached by boat. Here there are tent pads, hitching rails, corrals, pit/vault toilets, and secure food storage lockers.

Camping

Jun 16 - Apr 14
Site Type Campsites Rate / Person / Night Water Source
Designated Backcountry 7 12 Lake

Amenities


Camping Notes

Camping

Campground closed annually from April 15-June 15 for spring elk movement.

Reservations

Backcountry permit requests can be submitted online via the AlbertaParks.ca/Kananaskis Country website - once site availability is confirmed, a unique online payment link will be emailed to your account.