Camping over Thanksgiving

Camping over Thanksgiving

Location: Cypress Hills Destination Area

Willowbend Campground & Cabins – Maple Creek, SK

Power and Sewer available year-round.  Site water dependent on weather, as temperatures fall, sections will be closed until such time as temperatures are consistently below freezing, at which time all water at individual sites will be shut down.  There is still access to water to fill tanks year round.

Washrooms/Showers are both heated and remain open year-round if in use.

Cabins are four-season cabins open year round.

Call for reservations or more information:  (306) 662-3006   e:

Cypress Hills Saskatchewan

all Camping Opportunities

A few important notes:


Cheques or cash (please bring correct change) are accepted at self-registration stations. Credit cards are accepted at park administration offices.

Current nightly camping rates for full-service ($36), electric ($28) and non-electric ($18) will be reduced by $4 whenever basic services (power, water, service centre, firewood and outdoor toilet) are not available. Economy ($16) and equestrian ($18) rates will not be reduced, unless otherwise noted.

Campgrounds not listed will close for the season after the September Long Weekend.

Power – P Water – W Service Centre – SC Firewood – F Outdoor Toilet – OT

Cypress Hills Meadows October 10 September 26 Sept. 26 Sept. 26 Sept. 26
Rainbow October 10 September 26 Sept. 26 Sept. 26 Sept. 26
Deer Hollow Open Year Round (call 306-662-5411 in advance of arrival)
No online registration for fall camping.
Campsites are first-come, first served starting Sept 5.
Sept. 26

Admin/Campground Office hours:
September 6-26:  Monday – Thursday 8:00am-6:00pm, Friday 8:00am-7:00pm, Saturday & Sunday 10:00am-6:00pm
September 27-October 10:  Monday – Friday 8:00am-5:00pm, Saturday & Sunday 9:00am-5:00pm

Grasslands National Park (West and East Block)

Start planning your next camping trip now! Campground reservations for the Grasslands National Park 2017 camping season begin January 13, 2017. Site specific reservations are available for the Frenchman Valley Campground for camping dates between May 1 and October 9, 2017.

For more information please visit Parks Canada’s Planning Your Visit, Reservation Service webpage.

Located in the heart of the West Block, the Frenchman Valley Campground offers a peaceful prairie setting. With a view of the Frenchman River, rolling hills, incredible sunsets, and possibly bison, the Frenchman Valley Campground is the perfect destination for your front country camping experience. Enjoy the brilliant night sky with amenities nearby.

  • 100% reservable
  • 20 electrical sites (3 pull through, and 1 wheelchair accessible area)
  • oTENTik units
  • Fire pits
  • Lantern hangers
  • Picnic tables
  • Easy access to vault toilets
  • Easy access to potable water for small drinking jugs. RVs must fill up tanks in advance
  • Close proximity to Coulee Centre – respite from the heat, a location for cooking & eating, and a hub for park programs
  • Reservations recommended

Reserve. Relax. Experience.
1.877.RESERVE (1.877.737.3783)
TTY only 1.866.787.6221
Campground Reservation Service


Cypress Hills Interprovincial Park – Alberta

Cypress Hills Interprovincial Park – Alberta

Reserve at or call 1-877-537-2757

Campground Registration Booth closed for the season Sept. 5 2017 – please register at the Visitor Centre starting Sept. 5 or at the self-registration kiosks located in the campgrounds.


All campsites are first come, first serve. Availability of water on site is weather dependant; subject to change

Pricing: power/water/sewer $50 night

power/water $43/night

power only $36/night

basic $29/night


Old Baldy – closes Oct. 10th

Beaver Creek  – closes Oct 31

Lakeview – closes Nov 30

Elkwater sites 1-36 – Sept. 5 to May open year round (weather dependant; subject to change)

Elkwater sites 37-80 – Sept. 5 to Oct.10 closing

Firerock (sites 1-60 & 101-121)– Sept. 5 to Oct.10 closing


Reesor Lake – Sept. 6 to Oct. 31 closing

Spruce Coulee – Sept. 6 to May  open year round (weather dependant; subject to change)


Campsites Closed on September 5 for the Season

Ferguson Hill, Lodgepole, Firerock sites 61-100 and E122-E138, Battle Creek

(weather dependent; subject to change)

*Firewood available from Elkwater Townsite


Visitor Centre

Phone: 403-893-3833

Starting September 6, 2017

Wednesday – Sunday:  9:00am – 5:00pm

Monday & Tuesday:  Closed

Gift shop, interpretive displays, maps, driving routes, trail guides, road conditions