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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.
|Legislation||Provincial Parks Act|
|Park Size||15,299.33 Acres / 6,191.6 Ha|
|Administration / Information||403-933-7172|
|Regional Office||Kananaskis Region Regional Office|
|District Office||East Kananaskis District|
|Management Plans||Sheep River PP & Bluerock WPP - Management Plan (2008)|
|Kananaskis Country||Managing a Complex Landscape|
|Natural Region||Rocky Mountain - Alpine and Sub-alpine|
Rocky Mountain - Montane
|Natural Region Description|
This park includes the former Sheep River Wildlife Sanctuary and provides year-round habitat for bighorn sheep. Most of the park is located in the Rocky Mountain Natural Region, except for the eastern portion which extends into the foothills where open grassy slopes provide winter range for the elk and deer that spend summers in high alpine areas to the west.
|Land Use Framework Region||South Saskatchewan|