Lesser Slave Lake Provincial Park

Alberta Parks

Advisories

COVID-19 Updates: Taking steps to return to normal.

  • Bear Warning - Bear in Marten River campground

    Effective:  July 4, 2022

      A bear has been sighted in Marten River Campground. Park staff are monitoring the situation.

    Although an advisory is in place for this area, bears can be encountered anywhere in the North Region at any time. To avoid a surprise encounter with a bear:

    • Make plenty of noise and travel in groups.
    • Be aware of your surroundings. Look and listen for bears and their signs.
    • Keep your pet on a leash.
    • Carry bear spray. Make sure it’s easily accessible, and know how to use bear spray.
    • Learn more about bear safety review the Bear Smart Brochure.
    Affected Areas
  • Closure - The Nest is closed until further notice

    Effective:  June 8, 2022

      The Nest is closed. No re-opening date has been set at this time.

    Affected Areas
  • Water Advisory - Water unavailable at Devonshire Day Use / Devonshire Short-Stay Campground

    Effective:  June 8, 2022

      • Water is unavailable at Devonshire Day Use Area and Devonshire Short-Stay Campground.
      • RV campers should fill their water tanks prior to arrival at the park if they plan to stay at this campground.

  • Boating - Marten River

    Effective:  May 19, 2022

      • There is no boat launch in the park except for a hand launch at Marten River campground.
        • Suitable only for boats that you can carry by hand from the parking area (approximately 125m)
      • Larger motor boats can be launched at the MD of Lesser Slave Lake River boat launch, south of the park at Lesser Slave River.
        • There is no charge for boat launching and parking is available.

Safety Links

Provincial Sources for Advisories