Kleskun Hill Natural Area

Alberta Parks

Information & Facilities

Information: 780-538-5350

This unique spot is found 30 km northeast of Grande Prairie on Hwy 43. 

The Kleskun Hills rise 100 metres above the plains surrounding Grande Prairie. This site contains the most extensive and diverse areas of native prairie remaining in the Peace region. The layers of clay, sandstone and coal exposed here, in Alberta’s northernmost badlands, date back to the age of the dinosaurs.

Explore the surrounding walking trails and look out for cactus!

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Hunting in Kleskun Hill Natural Area

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Park Management

Classification Natural Area
Legislation Wilderness Areas, Ecological Reserves, Natural Areas and Heritage Rangelands Act
Park Size 152.14 Acres / 61.57 Ha
Legal Boundary O.C. 416/98
Administration / Information 780-538-5350
Regional Office North Regional Office
District Grande Prairie
Natural Region Parkland - Peace River Parkland
Natural Region Description

The Kleskun Hills rise 100 metres above the plains surrounding Grande Prairie. This site contains the most extensive and diverse areas of native upland prairie vegetation remaining in the Peace region. The layers of clay, sandstone and coal exposed here, in Alberta’s northernmost badlands, date back to the age of the dinosaurs.

Land Use Framework Region Upper Peace

Maps & Guides

Updated: Oct 17, 2023