Thorsby Natural Area

Alberta Parks

Information & Facilities

Information: 403-748-3939
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Hunting in Thorsby Natural Area

More information: 780-960-8170 or 403-340-7691

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Park Management

Classification Natural Area
Legislation Wilderness Areas, Ecological Reserves, Natural Areas and Heritage Rangelands Act
Park Size 160.98 Acres / 65.15 Ha
Legal Boundary O.C. 454/71
Administration / Information 403-748-3939
Regional Office Central Regional Office
District Red Deer
Natural Region Boreal Forest - Dry Mixedwood
Natural Region Description

There are flats, floodplains and meander scars associated with Strawberry Creek, which runs through this site. The north half of the site is fairly level with occasional depressions. There is mainly dense aspen forest with diverse and dense herb and shrub layers, as well as small stands of white spruce in the ravine bottom. The site is heavily used by moose and deer.

Land Use Framework Region North Saskatchewan
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Updated: Jul 25, 2022