Spray Valley Provincial Park

Alberta Parks

Lillian Lake Backcountry Campground

Information: 403-678-0760
Lat: 50.863738 Long: -115.252657
Due to the remote nature of these campgrounds, cleaning and sanitizing of shared surfaces is infrequent and users should be ready to sanitize high-touch surfaces upon their arrival. Be prepared with your own hand sanitizer and toilet paper. Note that cleaning supplies may be wildlife attractants, and should be stored in your food locker and away from your tent.

Lillian Lake Backcountry Campground is in Spray Valley Provincial Park. The closest access is at Galatea Day Use Area, 42 km south of Hwy. 1 on Hwy. 40. It is 6.3 km from the trailhead via Galatea Creek Trail. Camp by this beautiful little mountain lake to enjoy the scenery or hike up to the Galatea Lakes. There are group fire pits, pit/vault toilets, secure food storage lockers, and raised tent platforms here. Secondary access from Ribbon Creek Trail/ Guinn's Pass Trail/ Galatea Creek Trail from Ribbon Creek Day Use Area is 14.9 km and 920 m of elevation gain.

This trail is 6.3 km one way with 475 m meters of elevation gain and is rated moderate.

Note: While there are group firepits available, firewood is not provided at this site. Please note that it is illegal to remove, deface, injure or destroy trees and using dead wood lying on the ground for firewood is also prohibited.


Jun 23 - Nov 30
Site Type Campsites Rate / Person / Night Water Source
Designated Backcountry 17 $12 Lake



Camping Notes


Of the 17 sites at Lillian Lake, 9 are raised wooden tent pads equipped with cables and hooks to attach your tent and fly. 

Updated: Dec 22, 2021