William A. Switzer Provincial Park

Alberta Parks

Jarvis Lake Campground

Information: 780-865-5600   780-865-8395
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Day Use is permitted. Outhouse facilities are open where feasible - be prepared with your own hand sanitizer and toilet paper. Campgrounds open June 1 at 50% capacity. Second RV units will not be permitted on campsites. We are monitoring our actions to prevent the spread of COVID-19 and will adjust as needed.

Fire Ban

  • Updated: May 08, 2020
  • The ban prohibits ALL open fires, including campfires and charcoal briquettes.
  • Portable propane fire pits and gas or propane stoves and barbeques designed for cooking or heating are allowed.
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Notice - Ice Safety

Jarvis Lake Campground is located in William A. Switzer Provincial Park, 3 km west of Hinton on Hwy. 16, 19 km north on Hwy. 40, and a couple of km west on a paved access road. There are about 25 sites next to Jarvis Lake which are suitable for RVs and tents. A playground, trails, pier and hand launch area for boats are located here. A beach, boat launch and dock are located at the nearby day use area.  Activities and amenities in the park include a Visitor Centre, beaches, boat launches, trails, interpretive programs, sani dump and showers within short driving distance.  

Camping

Closed
Year-round
Site Type Campsites Rate / Night
Power (15 /30 amp) 25 $ 37
Winter Camping 25 $ 33

Amenities


Camping Notes

Firewood

Firewood is available for purchase for $8/bag at Switzer Park Visitor Centre and Gregg Lake Campground Booth during peak season (hours vary). 

ACCESSIBILITY

Wheelchair-accessible washrooms.

Online Reservations

Updated: May 21, 2020