Lakeland Provincial Recreation Area

Alberta Parks

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Park Management

ClassificationProvincial Recreation Area
LegislationProvincial Parks Act
Park Size109,541.1 Acres  /  44,329.75 Ha
Legal BoundaryO.C.390/97
Administration / Information780-623-5455  
Regional Office
District OfficeNortheast Regional Office
Special DesignationsImportant Bird Area
Natural RegionBoreal Forest - Central Mixedwood 
Natural Region Description

Along with adjacent Lakeland Provincial Park, this recreation area preserves some of the highest-quality lakes, beaches and shorelines in Alberta. The full range of forest communities of the central mixedwood sub-region of the Boreal Forest Natural Region, including old growth spruce-fir stands, are found in the park and recreation area. Lakeland is home to more than 200 bird species and is noted for its wood warblers.

Land Use Framework RegionLower Athabasca 
Updated: Apr 21, 2022