Elk Creek Fish Pond Provincial Recreation Area

Alberta Parks

Elk Creek Fish Pond Day Use

Information: 403-304-0456
Season: Year-round
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Elk Creek Fish Pond day use site provides an easily accessible fishing experience in a beautiful setting of the Foothills.  The pond is stocked with rainbow trout. All people fishing between the age of 16-64 require an Alberta Sportfishing license.

This day use site is maintained by the Friends of the Eastern Slopes; a non-profit organization that operates campgrounds through positive and proactive volunteer efforts. A fee is not charged for this day use area, however visitors are encouraged to purchase a $30 annual membership to this organization to support their volunteer efforts and operation of this day use site.



    • Garbage: This is a user maintained day use site.  Garbage receptacles are for fish cleaning only. It is MANDATORY that campers pack out their garbage.
    • Toilets: Vault toilets are available onsite.  Toilet paper & hand sanitizer are not provided. Campers must be prepared to provide their own toilet paper & hand sanitizer. Toilets will cleaned a minimum of once a week, campers may clean the toilet facilities themselves prior to their use if required. Dumping of any garbage or sewage into the vault toilets is prohibited.
Updated: Jul 7, 2021