Cypress Hills Provincial Park

Alberta Parks

Outdoor Education

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: CTF and CTS Nat and Tou Credits
CTS and CTH Nat and Tou Credits
Environmental and Outdoor Education
Physical Education
    • Fire Lighting: Flint and Steel
    • Shelter Building
    Field Study
Duration: Varies
Location: Various field sites in the Cypress Hills
Fees: $5-$10/student
Availability: Year-round
Booking Information

To discuss details of this program, please call 403-893-3833 extension 119 or email

Updated: Sep 8, 2023