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Backcountry Campground

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Fire Ban

  • Updated: May 25, 2018
  • The ban prohibits ALL open fires, including campfires and charcoal briquettes.
  • Portable propane fire pits and gas or propane stoves and barbeques designed for cooking or heating are allowed.
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Recreational OHV Restriction

  • Updated: May 25, 2018
  • While the majority of Alberta Parks sites do not allow off-highway vehicle (OHV) use, this map displays locations where the Agriculture and Forestry OHV ban is likely to affect OHV users.
  • For further clarification, please contact the local Alberta Parks office.
Park Boundary

Day Use


      Group Use


          Visitor Centre

            Camping: Year Round
            Site Type Campsites Rate / Person / Night
            Designated Backcountry 16 areas with 38 campsites total Free
            Water Source: Lake


            Pit/Vault Toilets
            Bear Pole
            Secure Food Storage

            Camping Notes

              • Sixteen designated back-country camping areas are located throughout the park.  Please see the map.
              • Some of these have multiple campsites that can accommodate larger groups: Mile 10, Jackson Lake East and South, Kinnaird Island and Blackett Lake.
              • As well as a backcountry composting toilet and fire pit, most of the camping areas are equipped with picnic tables and bear poles or bear lockers.
              • Backcountry campsites are first come-first served.  There is no fee for use.
              • Please pack out all your garbage.
              • Please complete and submit a Voluntary Backcountry Travel Notification form.
              • These backcountry campsites support the Lakeland Canoe Circuit.
              • Additional backcountry campsites are located in the adjacent Lakeland Provincial Recreation Area.
              • Random backcountry camping is not allowed in Lakeland.

            Note: Any maps and map views are for general information only. Do not rely on them for navigation or to determine legal boundaries.


            Updated: Jul 5, 2017