Waiparous Creek Provincial Recreation Area

Alberta Parks

Waiparous Creek Campground

Information: 587-830-2198
Facility Operator: Red Rock Sawmills Ltd.
Ice Safety: Alberta Parks does not monitor ice conditions; learn how to assess them for yourself.

This foothills campground is found in Waiparous Creek Provincial Recreation Area, 13 km west of Cochrane on Hwy. 1A and 36 km north on Hwy. 40. Here you can enjoy fishing and hiking as well as OHV trails nearby. Registered campers may off-load and travel to OHV trails from their campsites.


Season: May 1 - Oct 12
Site Type Campsites Power Rate/Night Reservable Dates Current Status
Unserviced 53 - $35 May 1 - Oct 12 Seasonal Closure
Seasonal Camping - - - - More Information

FCFS: First Come, First Served Camping.

Opening date subject to snow levels. Camping season may extend into November, weather-permitting.


First Come, First Serve
  • Free firewood.

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.

Updated: Feb 24, 2023