Cypress Hills Provincial Park

Alberta Parks

Lodgepole Campground

Information: 403-893-3833

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Lodgepole Campground is in Cypress Hills Provincial Park, 20 km southeast of Medicine Hat on Hwy. 1 and 30 km south on Hwy. 41. There are about 50 RV and tent-friendly sites perched in the hilly pine forest. It is just a few minutes drive from Elkwater and Elkwater Lake. 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.


May 16 - Sep 5 (100% reservable)
Site Type Campsites Rate / Night
Unserviced 49 $28

Both Cypress Hills Provincial Park-Alberta and Cypress Hills Provincial Park-Saskatchewan have campgrounds named Lodgepole. Please be aware which campground you're making reservations at. Reservations for Lodgepole campground in Cypress Hills Provincial Park-Alberta, located just outside Elkwater townsite, can be made at


Camping Notes


Firewood can be purchased in Elkwater townsite.


Water at the hand pump is not potable. Although Alberta Parks strives to maintain water quality, we recommend that you bring your own drinking water.

Online Reservations

Updated: Nov 24, 2021