Waskahigan River Provincial Recreation Area

Alberta Parks

Parks Research and Management

Information: 780-622-5503
Day Use is permitted. Outhouse facilities are open where feasible - be prepared with your own hand sanitizer and toilet paper. Campgrounds open June 1 at 50% capacity. Second RV units will not be permitted on campsites. We are monitoring our actions to prevent the spread of COVID-19 and will adjust as needed.

Park Management

ClassificationProvincial Recreation Area
LegislationProvincial Parks Act
Park Size1,739.68 Acres  /  704.05 Ha
Legal BoundaryWaskahigan River PRA
Administration / Information780-538-5350 
Regional OfficeNorthwest Regional Office
District Office Grande Prairie
Natural RegionBoreal Forest - Dry Mixedwood
Boreal Forest - Central Mixedwood 
Natural Region Description

Waskahigan River Provincial Recreation Area is located beside the Iosegun and Waskahigan rivers near the community of Little Smoky. It offers camping and river access for canoeing and fishing.

Land Use Framework RegionUpper Peace 
Updated: Nov 26, 2018