Island Lake Provincial Recreation Area

Alberta Parks

Island Lake Campground

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Cold Water Safety

Visitors be aware, in the mountains the water is cold all year. If you fall into the cold water it will affect you immediately.
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This campground is in Island Lake Provincial Recreation Area, 14 km west of Coleman on Hwy. 3. It has about 40 sites which are suited to RVs. It is a convenient stopping point for travelers exploring the Crowsnest Pass area. This campground offers close access to lakes for canoeing, sailing, boating, fishing or windsurfing. 

Camping

May 13 - Oct 11 (First Come First Served)
Site Type Campsites Rate / Night
Unserviced 41 $23

Opening dates are subject to weather conditions.

There are pull-through campsites here.

Campsites are first come-first served.  Self-registration is in effect with camping fees paid by cash or personal cheque only.

Amenities


Camping Notes

Firewood
  • Firewood alert! Firewood not available. Help stop the spread of forest pests, Dutch elm disease and emerald ash borer. Plan to buy firewood locally, burn on site, never bring home.

 

Water

You are expected to bring your own water. Government of Alberta regulations require that water from pumps/taps like the one located here NOT be used for drinking, cooking or washing (including brushing teeth and washing dishes). Water from the pump/tap onsite can only be used for purposes like putting out a campfire. 

ACCESSIBILITY

Wheelchair-accessible washrooms

Updated: Apr 4, 2022