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Kleskun Hill Natural Area

Information: 780-538-5350
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Camping

       

    Activities

      Geocaching
      Camping
      Hiking - Front Country
      Wildlife Viewing


    Note Permitted activities may vary within a park. Please confirm details with park staff.

    • Note: Hunting and off-highway vehicle use are not permitted.
    • Camping: The Kleskun Hill Campground is operated by the County of Grande Prairie.
    • Wildlife Viewing: There are grassland and parkland plants and animals including western meadowlarks, upland sandpipers, vesper sparrows, prickly pear cactus and various wildflowers.

    Park Management

    ClassificationNatural Area
    LegislationWilderness Areas, Ecological Reserves, Natural Areas and Heritage Rangelands Act
    Park Size160 Acres  /  64.75 Ha
    Legal BoundaryKleskun Hill NA Natural Area
    Administration / Information780-538-5350 
    Regional OfficeNorthwest Regional Office
    District Office Grande Prairie
    Natural RegionParkland - Peace River Parkland 
    Natural Region Description

    The Kleskun Hills rise 100 metres above the plains surrounding Grande Prairie. This site contains the most extensive and diverse areas of native upland prairie vegetation remaining in the Peace region. The layers of clay, sandstone and coal exposed here, in Alberta’s northernmost badlands, date back to the age of the dinosaurs.

    Land Use Framework RegionUpper Peace 

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    Updated: Jul 4, 2017