St. Mary Reservoir Provincial Recreation Area

Alberta Parks

St. Mary Upper Campground

Information: 403-653-2522
Facility Operator: VCL Facility Contractors

St. Mary Upper Campground is in St. Mary Reservoir Provincial Recreation Area, 55 km southwest of Lethbridge on Hwy. 5 and 5 km northwest on Hwy. 505. Camp on the reservoir with beautiful views of the southern Rockies. Sites here are suited to RVs and tents and most have lake views. There are trees for shade and a beach nearby. Go sailing, wind surfing, water skiing, canoeing and fishing, or take a short hike on the interpretive loop trail.


Season: May 1 - Oct 10
Site Type Campsites Power Rate/Night Reservable Dates Current Status
Unserviced 16 - $20 No Seasonal Closure
Winter Camping 16 - $20 No -

* Reservations can be made 90 days in advance of arrival date.

Services are not available during the winter season.

The campground is not plowed in winter; access is dependent on weather conditions.


Currently Booking to
Jul 14, 2024

Camping reservations moved to starting February 12! Here's what you need to know.
  • Please bring your own water.  

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Updated: Feb 14, 2024