Bow Valley Provincial Park

Alberta Parks

Lac Des Arcs Campground

Information: 403-673-2163
Directions
Operator: Bow Valley Campgrounds
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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 30 - Oct 11 (100% reservable)
Site Type Campsites Rate / Night
Unserviced 28 $ 29

Amenities


Camping Notes

Reservations

There are no first-come, first-served sites at this campground this year in order to reduce cash handling to align with Alberta's health guidelines due to COVID-19.

Camping

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

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: Jan 26, 2021