Waskahigan River Provincial Recreation Area

Alberta Parks

Waskahigan River Campground

Information: 780-622-5503
For-Site Environmental Services
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This is a nice little riverside campground on the edge of a mixed boreal forest. It has a picnic shelter, firepits and pit/vault toilets, with firewood provided as part of the campground fees.  A nearby group camping area is available by reservation only by calling the Operator.


May 20 - Sep 30
Site Type Campsites Rate / Night
Unserviced 20 $30
Senior Discount (65+) $5
  • First come first serve, and reservations.
  • Seasonal camping offered and applications will be accepted February 8, 2022. Contact operator for more information.
  • This is a self-registration campground.  Payment can be made by cash, cheque (payable to For-Site Environmental Services Ltd.) or e-transfer.


  • Reservations for individual sites will be accepted starting February 15.

Seasonal Camping

  • Seasonal camping applications are accepted on February 8, 2022.
  • Completed applications, site selection and fee collection via e-transfer is done on a first come, first paid basis. 
  • A seasonal campsite costs $1,250 ($1,000 camping fee + $250 firewood permit), with no more than 50% of the sites used as seasonal sites, and is valid for the 2022 season (May 20 - September 30, 2022).
  • Check For-Site Environmental Services for more info.

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Camping Notes

  • Water - Cistern (non-potable).
Updated: Apr 21, 2022