Cypress Hills Provincial Park

Alberta Parks

Advisories

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  • Seasonal Water Shut Off (1)

      October 12, 2020

      • Water has been shut off to all campsites and showerhouses with the exception of Lakeview Showerhouse.
      • People may fill their trailers at the tap on the side of Lakeview showerhouse.

  • Closure - Boat and Bike Rental Closure

      August 22, 2020

      Boat and Bike Rentals are not available for this season in Cypress Hills Provincial Park.

  • Blue-Green Algae - Reesor Lake

      August 13, 2020

      • A blue-green algae bloom has been identified at Reesor Lake in Cypress HIlls Provincial Park.  
      • General precautions
        • Avoid all contact with blue green algae blooms.  If contact occurs, wash with tap water ASAP.
        • Do not swim or wade in any areas where blue-green algae is visible.  
        • Do not allow your pets to swim or wade in these areas or to eat fish or fish trimmings from the lake.
        • Consider limiting human consumption of fish from the lake.
      • For detailed information, go to Alberta Health Services Blue Green Algae Advisory Information.  Please refer to the specific advisory for this lake.
      • Blue-green algae bloom advisories are issued and rescinded by Alberta Health Services.  Typically, advisories are lifted in late autumn, when water temperatures are so cool that blue green algae growth is no longer supported. 

  • Closure - Reesor Dock Campsite

      July 7, 2020

      Reesor Dock campsite is currently closed for overnight camping.

  • Campgrounds

      June 18, 2020

      All campgrounds in Cypress Hills Provincial Park are by Reservation Only. 

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