Etherington Creek Provincial Recreation Area

Alberta Parks

Etherington Creek Day Use

Information: 403-678-0760
Season: Year-round

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Cold Water Safety

Visitors be aware, in the mountains the water is cold all year. If you fall into the cold water it will affect you immediately.
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    Prior to June 15th, the only access to Etherington Creek is from the southeast: take Hwy. 22 to Longview, turn west into Kananaskis on Hwy. 541 (also labelled Hwy. 40 on Google & other maps), go 35 km to Highwood Junction (intersection of Hwy. 40, 541 & 940), turn onto Hwy. 940 & go 6 km to Etherington Creek. From June 15-Dec. 1, the campground can also be reached from the north over Highwood Pass on Hwy. 40.

Amenities

Notes

    Water is available from a hand pump at this site. Although Alberta Parks strives to maintain water quality, we recommend that you bring your own drinking water. 

Updated: Jul 4, 2017