J.J. Collett Natural Area

Alberta Parks

Information & Facilities

Information: 403-748-3939

This site is cared for by the J.J. Collett Natural Area Foundation.


Park Management

ClassificationNatural Area
LegislationWilderness Areas, Ecological Reserves, Natural Areas and Heritage Rangelands Act
Park Size635.04 Acres  /  257 Ha
Legal BoundaryJ.J. Collett NA
Administration / Information403-748-3939 
Regional OfficeCentral Regional Office
District Office Red Deer
Natural RegionParkland - Central Parkland 
Natural Region Description

J.J. Collett Natural Area contains rolling landscapes and a variety of plant communities. Shrublands, aspen stands and meadows are typical of the area. A small stream fed by wetlands winds through the area to form a pond. Small stands of white spruce grow on the area's moist, shady hillsides. Prairie crocus grows on grassy hillsides and in open woodlands. The area is home to numerous bird species as well as deer, coyote and porcupine.

Land Use Framework RegionRed Deer 
Updated: May 1, 2018