Castle Provincial Park

Alberta Parks

Syncline South Day Use

Information: 403-627-1165
Season: Year-round
We are monitoring our operations to prevent the spread of COVID-19 and will adjust as needed. For more details on our response to COVID-19 please click this banner.

    Designated Camping Areas 1-7 will open for 2020 on May 1.

    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.



  Hiking - Front Country
  Mt. Biking/Cycling

  Cross Country Skiing
  Fat Biking

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


    • 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: Jul 30, 2018