Oldman Dam Provincial Recreation Area

Alberta Parks

Cottonwood Campground

Information: 403-627-1165
Directions
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Cottonwood Campground is in Oldman Dam Provincial Recreation Area, 13 km north of Pincher Creek on Hwy. 785. Sites are suitable for RVs and tents, with unserviced and powered options. Camp alongside the Oldman River beneath the shade of cottonwood trees. Nearby Oldman River Reservoir is a popular spot for all kinds of water sports. Constant breezes make it an ideal place for sailing and wind surfing.

Camping

Jun 1 - Sep 30 (100% reservable)
Site Type Campsites Rate / Night
Unserviced 52 $ 26
Power (15 amp) 30 $ 34

Amenities


Camping Notes

Reservations

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

All campsites are 100% reserveable

Shower facilities are available in Castleview Campground.

Firewood

Firewood will not be available for purchase in the campground. Plan to arrive with your own firewood supply.

Sewage

A sewage disposal station is located in Castleview Campground (on the north side of the river).

Water

Pending weather, normal water service is available by the May long weekend. To support water conservation and as a backup measure, campers are encouraged to bring a supply of drinking water. Shower facilities are available in Castleview campground which is located on the north side of the river.

Online Reservations

Updated: May 26, 2020