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Visitors be aware, in the mountains the water is cold all year. If you fall into the cold water it will affect you immediately.
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.
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.