Racehorse Provincial Recreation Area

Alberta Parks

Racehorse Campground

Information: 1-877-537-2757
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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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Camp in the southern Rockies in Racehorse Provincial Recreation Area, 25 km north of Crowsnest on Forestry Trunk Road. Sites are suitable for RVs and tents and are surrounded by open pine forest. Racehorse Creek runs alongside the campground. Go fishing in the creek or hiking on informal trails. 

Camping

May 18 - Oct 3 (First Come First Served)
Site Type Campsites Rate / Night
Unserviced 38 $26

Opening dates are subject to weather conditions.

All campsites are first come-first served.  Self-registration is in effect with camping fees payment 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: May 6, 2022