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Booking Your Site in Cypress Hills – As Easy as 1-2-3

April 8, 2019 / 6 Comments , , , ,

Information on how to complete a booking for Cypress Hills Interprovincial Park Saskatchewan (as of April 8, 2019). ONE:  Create an account on Sask Parks Website: 2019 Campsite Reservation Service Have you created your account yet? Create your new account now!  The upgraded reservation system was launched early to allow customers the opportunity to set up a new account in before reservation Read More

THE AUDIBLE: BIKEPACKING CYPRESS HILLS

January 12, 2018 / 2 Comments , , ,

Although not as dramatic as the Canadian Rockies to the west, this 3-4 day bikepacking route in the Cypress Hills Interprovincial Park is a unique destination for anyone interested in deep rooted history, geological phenomena, diverse landscapes, challenging hills, quiet fishing streams, “tame” and wild animals, few people, fewer cars, and a dark sky preserve. The Cypress Hills are an Read More

150 Things To Do While Camping

July 13, 2017 / 3 Comments , , ,

JULY 4, 2017 LCARROBOURG726  LEAVE A COMMENT 1.Hiking 2. Biking 3. Horse back riding 4. Rent a paddle boat 5. Canoeing/Kayaking 6. Rainbow Scavenger Hunt – Find an item that matches each colour of the rainbow! 7. Alphabet Scavenger Hunt – Find an item that starts with each letter of the alphabet 8. Build a tipi 9. Try all the flavours at Read More

Get Me Outdoors: Cypress Hills (Elkwater, AB)

August 17, 2016 / No Comments , , , , , ,

by Alberta Parks Ambassador – Tyler Dixon The Cypress Hills rise 600 metres above the surrounding prairies making it the highest point between the Canadian Rockies and the Labrador Peninsula on the east coast. The unique mix of climate, geography, and ecosystems create a home for an extensive diversity of plants and animals. Eighteen species of orchid have been recorded Read More