Campgrounds

Athabasca County Campgrounds

All campgrounds owned and operated by Athabasca County can now be booked in advance by using our new Online Campground Reservation System.

This change was made to help provide those wishing to plan their next camping trip the ability to plan ahead and reserve a site. Bookings open on March 1, 2022.

Please note:  A non-refundable booking fee of $7 per reservation will be charged at the time of booking.

Baptiste Lake Campground

Site Amenities

  • Day use area
  • Boat launch
  • Playground
  • Pier
  • Fishing- check local regulations
  • Picnic shelter
  • 8 unserviced tenting sites
  • Non-potable well water

Fees

  • Day use – $10 per vehicle
  • Boat Launch – $5 per launch
  • Overnight- $15 per night



Forfar Recreation Park

 (780) 675-2273 or (780) 675-5253

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Forfar Recreation Park is situated on the south-east bank of Long Lake, a great spot for waterskiing, fishing, and enjoying a day at the beach. There is a total of 72 un-serviced campsites, along with a group camping area and cookhouse wired for generators. An ATV storage compound, boat launch, RV dump, fish cleaning station, and non-potable well water are some of the amenities you’ll find here.

Fees:

  • $25.00/night
  • $10.00 Day Use fee
  • $5.00 Boat Launch fee
  • $200.00/night Group site fee



Ghost Lake Campground

Ghost Lake Campground has four (4) un-serviced sites. Available services include boat launch for small boats, pier, fish cleaning station, and a great canopy of trees to get out of the hot sun.




Hope Lake Campground

 (780) 675-2273 | (780) 689-0501

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Enjoy one of 53 unserviced campsites at beautiful Hope Lake. The campground includes a RV dump, ATV compound, boat launch, group area, and marked swimming area next to the sandy beach. Try your luck with the fish, or just enjoy a peaceful canoe ride. Non-potable well water and firewood for sale ensure you have everything you need for a great stay.

Fees: 

  • $25.00/night
  • $10.00 Day Use fee
  • $5.00 Boat Launch fee
  • $200.00/night Group site fee

 




Island Lake Campground

Island Lake Campground is a perfect group camping location, with 11 unserviced sites available. Other amenities include a boat launch for small boats, dock, pier, birdwatching station, fish cleaning station, firewood for sale, and well water.




Jackfish Lake Campground

 (780) 675-2273 or (780) 213-0038

Jackfish Lake campground features 35 unserviced sites, group camping, well water, and a cookhouse wired for generators. Take advantage of the day use area for only $5, which includes access to the beach, boat launch, playground, and fire pits.

Visit our webpage or contact us for more information.




Long Lake Campground

Long Lake Campground offers four unserviced campsites and includes a day use area, boat launch for small boats, hiking, fishing, and firewood available for purchase. Self-registration only.




Narrow Lake Campground

Narrow Lake Campground has 10 unserviced sites and includes a day use area, boat launch, pier, firewood for sale, and fishing. Camping is only $10/night, self-registration only.




North Buck Lake Narrows

North Buck Lake Narrows features a day use area, an un-serviced boat launch area for small boats, a bird watching station and 6 un-serviced campsites.

Fees: 

  • $15.00/night
  • $10.00 Day Use fee



Private & Provincial Campgrounds




Athabasca Lions Campground

Wanting to enjoy a weekend in Athabasca?  Stopping over for a night on the way to that special destination?   Nightly bookings are now available at the Lions Club Campground, the new overflow for Blueberry Hill RV Park and Storage.

We are excited to announce this new partnership between the Athabasca Lions Club and Blueberry Hill RV Park.  10 large sites with 30 amp power are available by reservation on a nightly basis.  Each site has a picnic table and fire pit.    Kids will have a blast playing baseball, running on all the green space or digging for treasures in the oversized sandpit.   Non-potable water is available for extinguishing campfires .  Port-a-potty and dumpster on site.

Nightly rate for power site is $32/night.

Reservations Required!




Blueberry Hill RV Park

Enjoy your stay at the 2014 RVWest Reader’s Choice award winning RV park! We boast a total of 50 campsites. Of them 45 are full service sites which include 30 amp, power, water, and sewer. Five (5) basic sites are also available – 2 with power and 3 with no services. All sites include a fire pit and picnic table amidst mature trees. A laundromat is on site and Wi-Fi is available in the common area. Located right next to the beautiful Athabasca Golf & Country Club and the Fox Den Restaurant just 2 kms north of Athabasca.




Boyle RV Park

Call for Details

 (780) 689-3643

The self-registering campground site in Boyle has 27 stalls, each each with a fire pit, picnic table and 30 amp power. The dump station is located off site, but still within the Village limits. Sites are available year round. Please contact the Village of Boyle administration office for more information.




Chump Lake Campsite

Call for Details

 First Come, First Served

Chump Lake Campsite is located on Big Johnson Lake, better known locally as Chump Lake. A number of unserviced, self-registering campsites are available for your stay with access to a beach and boat launch.




North Buck Lake Provincial Campground

 1 (877) 537-2757

This scenic sandhills lake provides opportunities for fishing, boating and water-skiing; abundant bird life can be seen on the lake and nesting near sandy shores. The campground has 95 unserviced and 30 powered campsites (maximum RV length is 39′).

 




Poacher's Landing Provincial Recreation Area

 (780) 623-5235

Poacher’s Landing is a self-registration campground located along the Athabasca River and includes six unserviced sites, a boat launch, horse corral, and trails. Adjacent to the La Biche River Wildland Provincial Park, there is lots of wilderness to explore.




River Meadows RV Park

The Athabasca River flows right past our newly developed, private, RV park conveniently located only 10 minutes from the town of Athabasca. We have decided that we need to share a spot that we love with others. We felt a need for large, secluded, private sites that are out on over 60 acres that allow people to get away from everything, but not be far from town. We love this little spot as it has so much to offer. You can swim by the island when the river height is low, conveniently park your riverboat right out from the day use area, fish, canoe, kayak, and even paddleboard. We are only 8 km down the river from town! There are many trails to walk, run, hike, or pedal bike. If you’d rather taken in a round of golf, it is only a short 5 minute drive to the Athabasca Golf and Country Club!




Riverside Recreation Park

 First Come, First Served

This park is a volunteer-based, pack in/ pack out facility – first come, first served. A great location for group camping, enjoy one of three available shelters, boat launch, quad trails, and walking trails. Use Riverside Campground as a base for golfing, fishing, and adventure! A new playground provides some fun for kids as you unwind in nature.

The campground is run by the Richmond Park Hall Association, and mail-in donations for your use of the campground are appreciated.

To access the campground, cross the river in the Town of Athabasca on Highway 813, then turn right on Twp Rd 684. Turn right on Range Road 214 and continue until you reach the campground.




Shoreline Camping & Fishing Resort

Located east of Boyle on Skeleton Lake, Shoreline Camping & Fishing Resort boasts 160 serviced sites, 7 motel rooms, volleyball and badminton court, and a heated swimming pool. A covered patio for group use, games room, restaurant and store ensure your stay is comfortable and convenient. Reservations recommended.

 




South Baptiste Cabins RV Camping & Storage Ltd

 (780) 689-7286 Bookings | (780) 675-7777 General Information

92 sites with full hook ups, Water, Sewer & 15/30 amp. and 50 amp available

Picnic and fire pit available with each site 

Right behind the property is the Trans Canada trail with miles & miles of quading trails with lots of wildlife to been seen.

They are equipped with a facility that has two bathrooms with hot showers & a coin operated washer & dryer.

 




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3602 - 48 Ave
Athabasca, AB T9S 1M8

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