Cypress Hills Provincial Park

Alberta Parks

Elkwater Campground

Information: 403-893-3833
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Elkwater Campground is in Cypress Hills Provincial Park, 20 km southeast of Medicine Hat on Hwy. 1 and 30 km south on Hwy. 41. Here there are about 80 RV-friendly sites with power and water hookups in an open mixed forest. There is close access to a playground, flush toilets, showers, and walking trails to the waterfront. Cypress Hills is a large park with many amenities and activities to offer.  Laze on the beach, go boating on the lakes, hike, bike, or enjoy an interpretive program. In winter enjoy tobogganing, downhill skiing or cross-country skiing on groomed trails.


Jun 1 - Dec 31 (100% reservable)
Site Type Campsites Rate / Night
Power/Water (15 / 30 amp) 80 $ 46
Winter Camping 36 $ 29-36


Camping Notes


There are no first-come, first-served sites at this campground this year in order to reduce cash handling to align with Alberta's health guidelines due to COVID-19.


All sites in Elkwater Campground remain open year-round (weather permitting).


Firewood can be purchased in Elkwater townsite.

Online Reservations

Updated: May 26, 2020