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|Classification||Wildland Provincial Park|
|Legislation||Provincial Parks Act|
|Park Size||51,340.97 Acres / 20,777.69 Ha|
|Legal Boundary||Bob Creek Wildland Provincial Park|
|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|
Rocky Mountain - Alpine and Sub-alpine
|Natural Region Description|
Bob Creek Wildland preserves extensive montane and sub-alpine landscapes. It provides excellent habitat for large ungulates; the area contains one of Alberta's most important elk ranges. Carnivores in the area include bears and cougars. The park also provides habitat for numerous species of birds. It's estimated that more than 80 bird species breed in the area and many more use the park during fall migration. Bob Creek Wildland also includes Whaleback Ridge, considered to be Alberta's last remaining area of montane wilderness.
|Land Use Framework Region||South Saskatchewan|