Waskahigan River Provincial Recreation Area

Waskahigan River Campground

Information: 780-538-5350

Fire Ban

  • Updated: May 22, 2019
  • 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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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.  A nearby group camping area is available by reservation only.


May 15 - Sep 21 (First Come First Served)
Site Type Campsites Rate / Night
Unserviced 20 $ 20


Camping Notes


This is a self-registration campground. Payment can be made by cash or personal cheque (payable to “Government of Alberta”). Credit cards are NOT accepted as payment.


For the 2018 camping season until September 3, firewood will be available for purchase.  Firewood will be sold on Friday and Saturday nights at 7:00 pm at the registration kiosk for $5/wheel barrow bundle.  If you require firewood on weekdays at 7:00 pm or would like firewood delivered at a different time (minimum $20 order), please text 780-622-5503.


Water is available from a hand pump at this site. Although Alberta Parks strives to maintain water quality, we recommend that you bring your own drinking water.

Updated: Sep 19, 2018