Scalp Creek Natural Area

Alberta Parks

Information & Facilities

Information: 403-845-8349

Hunting in Scalp Creek Natural Area

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Park Management

Classification Natural Area
Legislation Wilderness Areas, Ecological Reserves, Natural Areas and Heritage Rangelands Act
Park Size 1,769.78 Acres / 716.21 Ha
Legal Boundary O.C. 416/98
Administration / Information 403-845-8349
Regional Office Central Regional Office
District Rocky Mountain House
Natural Region Rocky Mountain - Alpine and Sub-alpine
Natural Region Description

This natural area is a frost-active site with palsas, thermokarst, micro-hummocky and pockmarked terrain. The area contains: sub-alpine colluvium, fluvial, morainal and organic terrain; grassland and wet meadows; Engelmann spruce-alpine fir-lodgepole pine stands; and dwarf birch shrubland.

Land Use Framework Region North Saskatchewan
Updated: Jun 12, 2023