Saskatoon Mountain Provincial Recreation Area

Alberta Parks

Information & Facilities

Information: 780-538-5350

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Hunting in Saskatoon Mountain Provincial Recreation Area

  • Hunters require firearms discharge permits to hunt game species.
  • Target shooting is prohibited.

Note: Primitive weapons only (shotgun, muzzle loader, bow).

Firearm Discharge Permit Application

More information: 780-538-5350

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Park Management

ClassificationProvincial Recreation Area
LegislationProvincial Parks Act
Park Size2,249.08 Acres  /  910.17 Ha
Legal BoundaryO.C.67/2018
Administration / Information 
Regional OfficeNorthwest Regional Office
District Office Grande Prairie
Natural RegionBoreal Forest - Dry Mixedwood 
Natural Region Description

The highest feature on the landscape west of Grande Prairie, Saskatoon Mountain is an island of foothills forest surrounded by agricultural land. The site features a 70-metre-high hill with both steep and gradual slopes. Diverse forests of aspen, balsam poplar, white spruce and birch are interspersed with wetlands and small sloughs.

Land Use Framework RegionUpper Peace 
Updated: Aug 31, 2022