Smoky River South Provincial Recreation Area

Smoky River South Group Use

Information: 780-827-7393

Park Closed

  • Due to bridge construction, Smoky River Day Use and Group Campground will be closed EXCEPT during the week of July 31 to August 7, 2019 for the Canadian Death Race. During that time it will be open for first-come, first-serve self registration.
Closure - Campground closed EXCEPT for August 1-7

Rates & Group Camping

Camping/Day Use: May 18 - Sep 6
Site Type Units Extra Unit Power Sites Power Rate Rate/Night 5 Units
Group Camping 22 $ 24 - - $ 170
Group Day Use - - - - $ $70


Camping: May 18 - Sep 6

Day Use: May 18 - Sep 6


Camping Notes


During the Canadian Death Race (starting the Wednesday before and continuing to the Wednesday following), Smoky River South is operated as a First Come-First Served campground with self-registration ONLY.  The cost is $26 per night per campsite. A discount is available for youth groups.


No firewood is available.


You are expected to bring your own water. Government of Alberta regulations require that water from pumps like the one located at this site NOT be used for drinking, cooking or washing (including brushing teeth and washing dishes). Water from the pump onsite can only be used for purposes like putting out your campfire.