Note Permitted activities may vary within a park. Please confirm details with park staff.
Much of this area's land base is under grazing lease - hunting and access restrictions; for more information visit the Alberta Sustainable Resource Development website. OHV use is permitted on designated trails only - off-trail use prohibited.More information: 403-388-1293
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|Legislation||Wilderness Areas, Ecological Reserves, Natural Areas and Heritage Rangelands Act|
|Park Size||19,108.23 Acres / 7,733.1 Ha|
|Legal Boundary||Black Creek Heritage Rangeland|
|Administration / Information||403-627-1165|
|Regional Office||South Regional Office|
|District Office||Pincher Creek|
|Management Plans||Bob Creek WPP & Black Creek HR - Management Plan (2011)|
|Natural Region||Rocky Mountain - Montane|
Grassland - Foothills Fescue
|Natural Region Description|
This site contains the valley and ridges of the Whaleback area, relatively undisturbed montane and sub-alpine habitat. The Whaleback is considered the last remaining area of wilderness montane in Alberta.
|Land Use Framework Region||South Saskatchewan|