Saskatoon Mountain Provincial Recreation Area

Alberta Parks

Information & Facilities

Information: 780-538-5350

Discharge Permits Required for Hunting

A no charge Firearms Discharge Permit may be obtained by filling out an application in person at the Grande Prairie Parks Office..

Office hours are Monday to Friday from 8:15 to noon and 1:00pm to 4:30. Applications will be processed every Friday morning and available for pick up after 1:00pm. For more information contact 780-538-5350.

Note: Primitive weapons only (shotgun, muzzle loader, bow).


Park Management

ClassificationProvincial Recreation Area
LegislationProvincial Parks Act
Park Size2,249.08 Acres  /  910.17 Ha
Legal BoundarySaskatoon Mountain PRA
Administration / Information780-538-5350 
Regional OfficeNorthwest Regional Office
District Office Grande Prairie
Natural RegionBoreal Forest - Dry Mixedwood 
Natural Region Description

The highest feature on the landscape west of Grande Prairie, Saskatoon Mountain is an island of foothills forest surrounded by agricultural land. The site features a 70-metre-high hill with both steep and gradual slopes. Diverse forests of aspen, balsam poplar, white spruce and birch are interspersed with wetlands and small sloughs.

Land Use Framework RegionUpper Peace 
Updated: Aug 15, 2018