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Visitors be aware, in the mountains the water is cold all year. If you fall into the cold water it will affect you immediately.
Much of this area's land base is under grazing lease - hunting and access restrictions; for more information visit the Government of Alberta website. OHV use is permitted on designated trails only - off-trail use prohibited.More information: 403-627-1165
Learn about hunting in Alberta's parks system
*To be connected toll-free in Alberta, dial 310-0000 followed by the 10-digit phone number.
|Legislation||Wilderness Areas, Ecological Reserves, Natural Areas and Heritage Rangelands Act|
|Park Size||19,108.23 Acres / 7,733.1 Ha|
|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|