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.
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.Camping
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 Reserve.AlbertaParks.caFirewood
Firewood can be purchased in Elkwater townsite.Water
Water is available from a hand pump at this site. Although Alberta Parks strives to maintain water quality, we recommend that you bring your own drinking water.