Cypress Hills Provincial Park

Alberta Parks

Outdoor Education

Day Use is permitted. Outhouse facilities are open where feasible - be prepared with your own hand sanitizer and toilet paper. Campgrounds open, starting June 1 at 50% capacity. Second RV units will not be permitted on campsites. We are monitoring our actions to prevent the spread of COVID-19 and will adjust as needed.

Cypress Hills Provincial Park offers a variety of environmental and outdoor education activities. Our programs are based on outdoor skills using problem solving techniques.

  • GPS geocaching
  • Fire-lighting - flint and steel
  • Shelter building
  • Ropes and knots
  • Snowshoeing
  • Cross-country skiing
  • Learn to fish
  • Leave No Trace ethics
  • Team building and problem solving

We adapt our outdoor education program to suit the skills, physical activity level and needs of your class or group. Camping and accommodation are available in the park.

Grade(s):7 - 12
Curriculum:Environmental and Outdoor Education
Physical Education
    • Fire Lighting: Flint and Steel
    • Shelter Building
Type:Field Study
Location:Various field sites in the Cypress Hills

To discuss details of this program, please call 403-893-3777 extension 210 or email

Updated: Feb 21, 2019