Castle Provincial Park

Alberta Parks

Syncline South Day Use

Information: 403-627-1165
Season: Year-round
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Liquor Consumption

  • - Is permitted in designated day-use picnic sites only between the hours of 11 a.m. and 9 p.m.
  • - In any public place other than a registered campsite or a designated day-use area picnic site remains illegal.
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    Castle Tree Cutting Permits are issued by Alberta Environment and Parks staff, Mon - Fri from 8:15 to 4:30. (offices are closed from 12 to 1 p.m.)

    Snowmobiles are permitted on designated winter trails and random ride areas in the Castle Provincial Parks. Use at your own risk. Please be respectful to non-motorized trail users and avoid wildlife. Check out the Winter Guide and Map for full OHV requirements and a trail map.

Amenities

Activities

  Birding
  Equestrian
  Hiking - Front Country
  Mt. Biking/Cycling
  Picnic

  Cross Country Skiing
  Fat Biking
  Skijoring
  Snowshoeing

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

      • You can view winter trail reports here.
      • The vault toilet is accessible.  Winter adaptive equipment is available to promote universal use of these trails.  Please contact 403-627-1152 for more information.
      • This is a staging area for equestrian users.
      • You are expected to bring your own drinking water year-round.  In winter, no water is available.  In summer, water from pumps or taps in the area may be used ONLY for purposes like putting out a campfire. Government of Alberta regulations require that water from pumps/taps like those in the area NOT be used for drinking, cooking or washing (including brushing teeth and washing dishes).
    Updated: May 10, 2021