Bow Valley Provincial Park

Alberta Parks

Lac Des Arcs Campground

Information: 403-678-0760
Directions
Facility Operator: Bow Valley Campgrounds
A Kananaskis Conservation Pass is required to park your vehicle in Kananaskis and the Bow Valley.
Ice Safety: Alberta Parks does not monitor ice conditions; learn how to assess them for yourself.

Lac Des Arcs Campground is found in Bow Valley Provincial Park, 14 km east of Canmore on Hwy. 1. There are about 30 open sites suitable for RVs and tents. Located on the shores of Lac Des Arcs, which is popular with windsurfers. There are many activities available in the surrounding area, including hiking and biking trails, fishing and paddling.

Camping

Apr 28 - Oct 9 (100% reservable)
Site Type Campsites Rate / Night
Unserviced 28 $31

Lac Des Arcs campground is located 14 km east of Canmore on Hwy. 1.

Amenities


Camping Notes

Firewood

Firewood is available for purchase from campground manager/hosts.

Water

Water is available from a hand pump at this site. Although Alberta Parks strives to maintain water quality, we recommend that you bring your own drinking water.

ACCESSIBILITY

Wheelchair-accessible washrooms.

Online Reservations

Updated: Nov 16, 2022