Franchere Bay Provincial Recreation Area

Alberta Parks

Parks Research and Management

Information: 780-594-7856
Day Use is permitted. Outhouse facilities are open where feasible - be prepared with your own hand sanitizer and toilet paper. Campgrounds open, starting June 1 at 50% capacity. Second RV units will not be permitted on campsites. We are monitoring our actions to prevent the spread of COVID-19 and will adjust as needed.

Park Management

ClassificationProvincial Recreation Area
LegislationProvincial Parks Act
Park Size28.85 Acres  /  11.68 Ha
Legal BoundaryFranchere Bay PRA
Administration / Information780-594-7856 
Regional OfficeNortheast Regional Office
District Office Cold Lake
Natural RegionBoreal Forest - Dry Mixedwood 
Natural Region Description

Visitors to this recreation area enjoy camping in the jack pine forest, fishing, swimming, boating and water-skiing. Weather-permitting, the recreation area may remain open in the off-season for ice fishing.

Land Use Framework RegionLower Athabasca 




Updated: Jul 4, 2017