Permitted activities may vary within a park. Please confirm details with park staff.
Birding: Cold Lake is home to more than 200 bird species. Breeding wood warblers, yellow rail and sedge wren, as well as one of Alberta's largest nesting western grebe colonies are found here. Other species in the area include: chestnut-sided, Canada and mourning warblers, flycatchers, thrushes, vireos, great black-backed gull, common eider, teals and mallards.
Boating: There is a marina in the town of Cold Lake.
Cross-country Skiing: There are almost 10 km of groomed trails, with varied terrain (most rated as easy to intermediate).