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.

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

Season: May 1 - Oct 14
Site Type Campsites Power Rate/Night Reservable Dates Current Status
Unserviced 28 - $31 May 1 - Oct 13 Seasonal Closure

* Reservations can be made 90 days in advance of arrival date.

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

Amenities

Currently Booking to
May 27, 2024
1-877-537-2757


Camping reservations have moved to Shop.AlbertaParks.ca starting February 12! Here's what you need to know.
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.

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Updated: Feb 26, 2024