To view the campgrounds within Brazeau County in 3-D please follow this link:
ASHLAND DAM PARK CAMPGROUND
Operated by Thorsby & District Fish & Game Association (Trout stocked by SRD) campground with 23 Sites, no hook-ups. West of Warburg on Hwy 39 for 4.5 km, south on RR 34 for 6 km, follow signs. Fishing (no gas motors allowed). Firepits, firewood available for $5 or bring your own. Picnic tables, Wheelchair accessible washrooms. Playground. No quads please. Fresh tested well water. No showers.
For more information, call 780-789-2181. Reservations required and host on site 24/7. Cost $15 per night per unit. $5 per day for picnic table. Privately owned by Daylight Energy.
BRAZEAU RESERVOIR RECREATION AREA CAMPGROUNDS
The Brazeau Reservoir Recreation Area Campgrounds consist of four separate individual and group site campgrounds and two separate bodies of water: the Reservoir and the Canal. The largest individual campground is located at the Reservoir Loop Campgrounds by the Brazeau Dam. There are 33 individual sites as well as a large overflow overlooking the reservoir. Loop 3 Group site and Loop 4 Group Sites are also located in this area. All this area is surrounded by one of Alberta's best beaches and many ATV trails.
The West Canal Campground with 18 individual sites is located on the Canal. It is very popular among the campers fishing for Northern Pike and wanting to enjoy a sense of quiet wilderness. The East Canal Group Site also located on the Canal at the far east end (15km from the Dam) near the powerhouse generating station.
The Brazeau Group Site overlooking the Reservoir has an enclosed log cookshack with a fireplace. There is access to power, a barbecue pit with overhead canopy, two horseshoe pits, beach volleyball court, a soccer sized grass field and enough parking for
20 - 25 RV units.
For reservations please call 780-894-0006 or reserve online at www.reserve.albertaparks.ca
BRETON RV PARK
37 sites - Located on 47th Street next to the Breton Golf Course. Developed in the summer of 1999. Power, water and showers. Sani dump and public washrooms are available. Firepits, Picnic tables, Wheelchair accessible washrooms. Playground. Phone: 780-621-6558 (Breton Elks) or 780-696-3636 (Village of Breton office) Prices as of 2013 per night: $22 non hook-up, $25 with water and power and weekly rate $125.
BUCK LAKE PARK
34 sites. On Buck Lake, 2 km N of Hwy. 13. No reservations please. Coin showers. Dayuse/picnic area. Firewood - cost/Firepits. Flush toilets. Picnic shelter. Sewage dump, site stoves, Watertap. Fish cleaning/preparation area. Picnic tables. Shower. Wheelchair accessible washrooms. Playground, Swimming. Beach, Boat ramp, Pier. Phone: 780-388-3085.
BUCK LAKE PROVINCIAL RECREATION AREA
Open from May 1 - October 11. Max RV length 18.3m. 27 sites. 5 km west of Buck Lake Village on Hwy. 13, 9 km north on Hwy. 22 then 4 km east (at weir on NW shore of lake). Dayuse/picnic area, Waterpump. Firepits. Fish cleaning/preparation area. Picnic tables. Boat ramp. Canoeing/kayaking, fishing, ice fishing, power boating, water skiing,and windsurfing. Phone: 780-586-2644 after hours 780-586-2864 or 1-877-537-2757. Prices as of 2013: $23 non hook-up, $29 for power sites $8 firewood bundles and $3 for sani dump. For reservations visit www.reserve.albertaparks.ca
CALHOUN BAY CAMPGROUND
50 sites. 8 km east of Buck Lake Village then 5 km north on Buck Mountain Road. Motorboating, Boat ramp. Firepits, Fish cleaning/preparation area. Public phone. Playground, Swimming. Phone: 780-586-2864 (Lily).
CYNTHIA RV PARK & CAMPGROUND
Privately owned Alberta approved campsite located in the Hamlet of Cynthia. 52 sites located behind community hall one block north and one block east of race track gas station. 22 fully serviced, power available all year round. Washrooms and laundry facilities. Washroom flush toilets and hot showers included in camping prices. Cook house and saloon available for rent. Tipi for rent as well.Tenters welcome and treehouse and play area avsilable. Clean drinking water. Firepits and firewood available. For more information or reservations call Mitch 780-621-7278. Prices as of 2013: $30/night with hook up, $650/month for power, $700/month for sewer. Firewood $10 a bundle.
Fax 780-894-2353 Email:
DRAYTON VALLEY RV PARK
Located in the Lions West Valley Park (next to the Drayton Valley Omniplex) with direct access from Highway 22. Has 22 fully serviced sites. Hookups include water, sewer and power. All sites complete with tables and firepits. Heated washrooms complete with showers. Trailer sani-dump station located within the Lions West Valley Park. The Park also includes a soccer field and numerous ball diamonds. For more information, call 780-898-8589.
EAGLE POINT PROVINCIAL PARK
Here are answers to some Frequently asked Questions about the new Eagle Point Provincial Park and the Blue Rapids Provincial Recreation Area.
Where will the use of off-highway vehicles (quads, snowmobiles) be permitted?
Motorized recreation is no longer permitted within Eagle Point Provincial Park.
Until designated trails are properly identified and developed in Blue Rapids Provincial Recreation Area, off-highway vehicle users may continue to use existing access routes on the east side of the river.
Users should continue to use care and respect in their choice of routes to prevent negative impacts in the recreation area.
Users are reminded that riding on private property is trespassing.
Where can I camp in the two new parks?
Random camping is no longer permitted in Eagle Point or Blue Rapids.
The public are encouraged to camp at designated campsites, e.g.. Willey West Campground.
This park can accommodate a maximum of 30 units. The Park is located 4.8 km north of Hwy 621 on Range Road 85. Cook House, wood shed (wood provided), two poles with 10 electrical outlets each, non-portable water (but not on each site), two out-houses (toilet paper provided), playground, volleyball court, and pedestrian access to Pembina River. This private campground may be rented for group functions at a cost of $200 per weekend, $100 per week day (with a $150.00 deposit) a 3 day weekend at a cost of $250, and $600 for a full week. Any persons or groups wishing to rent the facility must sign an agreement, with proof of identification, and pick up a key at the County office during regular office hours. The park will be rented "as is" with the municipality providing minimal items such as firewood. For more information, call 780-542-7777 or visit https://www.brazeau.ab.ca/our-community/campgrounds/easyford
ELK RIVER PROVINCIAL RECREATION AREA
16 sites. 17 km SW of Lodgepole on Sec. Hwy. 620, then 47 km W on the Elk River Rd. Tiered & riverside sites.Horseback riding available on undeveloped trails only. Equestrian use is not permitted within the recreational area. Off-Highway Vehicles & equestrian staging area. OHV Offloading within the campground and travel to trails from campsite prohibited. Horseshoe pits. Interpretive trails. For more information, call 780-865-2154 or 1-877-537-2757.
Register online at https://reserve.albertaparks.ca/crrs/public/reservation/findCampsite.htm
KAYSON RV PARK
30 fully serviced winterized sites and 14 power only sites, east on Highway 22 after the bridge turn right onto the Buck Creek road, Go 6 Km - site is on the left hand side. Playground and splash park on site. Stocked trout pond. Look for our new convenient store opening this summer. For more information, please call 780- 542-7048 or Cell phone: 780-202-0045. Fax 780-542-7033. Prices as of 2013: $30/night with power, $34/night full hook-up, weekly and monthly rates available.
LOUIE LAKE CAMPGROUND
Located outside Drayton Valley, Alberta, in Brazeau County Louie Lake is a campground with 11 fully serviced winterized RV sites and 5 summer only RV sites. There is ample room for camping and picnics. There are 4 cabins available to rent year round. Louie Lake cabins are all newly renovated inside and feature full kitchens complete with dishes and cooking utensils, comfortable beds, and satellite tv. Each cabin has its own deck facing the lake. Louie Lake also has two 30' fifth wheel RV's for rent, each on its own RV site. Louie Lake RV sites are large and several have decks. Native trees between the sites give added privacy. Louie Lake has lots of room for tenting. Picnic tables and firepits are available and firewood is free. This is all situated around a three acre fish lake, stocked yearly with Rainbow Trout. Louie Lake hopes you catch a three pound trout. Small non-motorized boats are allowed. Docks are around the lake for fishing or just enjoying the view and wildlife. The pond is clean and aerated, so swimming after a hot summer day is a nice way to cool down.While at Louie Lake you can your chipping at a golf game for prizes, play horseshoes, snakeball, or wonder the surrounding forest searching for birds or wildlife. Louie Lake has a variety of waterfowl including Canada Geese that nest at the lake. For more information contact 780-542-3261 or 780-514-6079
Self check in with 8 campsites. Cost $7.50/night or $40/week, maximum stay 14 days. No showers or hookups.Non potable water available. For more information call 780-542-7777or visit http://www.brazeau.ab.ca/lodgepole
MODESTE CREEK PARK
31 sites, water available but not at each site, no power hook ups or showers. Directions: 1 km north of Hwy 39 on RR 52, go west on Township Rd. 490A, then 1 km. Cook house (electrical outlet), wood shed (wood provided), non-potable water available (but not at each site), one out-house (toiler paper provided), and pedestrian access to Modeste Creek. Can accommodate groups (for those callers who missed Easyford Park). Daily rates are $100, weekends $200, 2 day long weekend @250, and for a full week the rate is $600.00 there is also a $150 damage deposit. Contact Brazeau County Agriculture to book the campground 780.542.7777.
41 Sites, across the highway from the Drayton Valley Golf Course. Reservations preferred, fire pits/free firewood, camp kitchen, day use/group area, playground, wheel chair accessible bath house. Sites offer power and water, just power, and traditional camping. Sani-station on site. Prices as of 2013: Full hook-up $40/night, Power sites $35/night and non hook-up sites $30/night. Call 780-542-7080 or visit http://www.brazeau.ab.ca/visitors/campgrounds/pihtokwe.
VIOLET GROVE RV PARK
40 Sites, fully serviced. Catering to travellers working in the oil & gas and forestry service industries, a favorite of crews and consultants. Shower house . Located just south of Drayton Valley in the hamlet of Violet Grove on Hwy 620. Prices as of 2013: $35 full service sites, weekly rate $175 and monthly rate $600. For more information or reservations, call 780-542-6889 or 780-542-0189.
WILLEY WEST PARK
Brazeau County Campgrounds in 3-D
47 Sites, 7 with full hook-up, group camp with cookhouse. Recommend reservations. Caretaker on site. RCMP patrolled, convenience store. Firepits/firewood $10/bundle or 3 bundles/ 25$, boat launch, camp kitchen, day use, group area, playground,, serviced sites, trail system, showers, sani dump. Prices as of 2013: $25 non serviced sites, $35 for power only sites and $40 full hook-up sites per night. Currently there are only two group sites available due to this year's flood. For more information, call 780-621-1944. http://www.brazeau.ab.ca/visitors/campgrounds/willey-west.