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  • Road Closure - Lakeview Drive Closed Due to Flooding

    March 1, 2018

    Due to flooding and icy conditions, Lakeview Drive is closed west of the Visitor Centre (only local traffic permitted). Access to Beaver Campground and the skating trail in Elkwater campground will be temporarily affected. 

    Alternative access to the skating trail is via hiking trails from the Visitor Centre Parking Lot.




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  • Construction Closure - Boardwalk Replacement

    January 1, 2018

    Replacement of the boardwalks along the south shore of Elkwater Lake are underway. During demolition and reconstruction, there will be no public access to the boardwalks until project completion. Please use alternative routes and trails.  

    Anticipated Project Completion: Mid-May


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  • Seasonal Water Shut Off and Campground Closures

    October 19, 2017

    • The following campgrounds are open in Elkwater town site: Beaver Creek 1-20. All other town site campgrounds are closed for the season. 
    • Water is shut off as of October 19, 2017. 
    • Flush toilets and showers are available year-round at the Lakeview shower house. 
    • Sewage Disposal is closed for the season.
    • All campgrounds are first come first serve by self-registration, please register by filling out a self-registration envelope at the kiosks in the campground loops. Payment can be made via cash or cheques made out to Government of Alberta. You can also register at the Visitor Centre Wed-Sun 9:00am-5:00pm.
    • Winter rates are now in effect at $36.00 for power and $29.00 non-power.

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  • Construction Closure - Ferguson Hill Road Pavement Repairs and Overlay

    August 28, 2017

    • This project starts from the bottom of Ferguson Hill Road and continues to the intersection at Murray Hill Road. 
    • During active construction activities, the road will be closed. 
    • Ferguson Hill and Lodgepole Campgrounds will remain closed until construction is completed. 
    • Excessive noise and odour are expected in nearby areas.
    • Access to Tom Trott Hut, Medicine Lodge Hut, Willow Creek Group Camp and Horseshoe Canyon Viewpoint will remain available via Hwy 41 & Murray Hill Road.

      Anticipated Project Completion: August 2018 

      All inquiries can be directed to the Visitor Centre at 403-893-3833.

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