Kakwa Wildland Provincial Park

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Park Management

ClassificationWildland Provincial Park
LegislationProvincial Parks Act
Park Size160,435 Acres  /  64,928 Ha
Legal BoundaryO.C.37/96
Administration / Information 
Regional OfficeNorthwest Regional Office
District Office Grande Prairie
Special DesignationsInter-Provincial Park
Natural RegionRocky Mountain - Alpine and Sub-alpine 
Natural Region Description

The mountains, meadows and rivers of Kakwa Wildland Park are home to a diversity of plants and animals typical of the northern Rocky Mountains. Wildlife includes woodland caribou, elk, bighorn sheep, mountain goats, moose, mule deer, white-tailed deer, grizzly bears, black bears, wolves, lynx, red fox, hoary marmot and numerous mountain bird species. Along the Kakwa River, Alberta's largest waterfall drops 30 metres into a spectacular canyon.

Land Use Framework RegionUpper Peace 
Updated: Apr 21, 2022