Visitors be aware, in the mountains the water is cold all year. If you fall into the cold water it will affect you immediately. Learn more
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.). Tree cutting is not permitted within the Syncline Trail Network or within 100 meters of a waterbody anywhere in Castle Provincial Park.
Hiking - Backcountry
Permitted activities may vary within a park. Please confirm details with park staff.
This location has parking and an information kiosk for visitors going hiking.
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).