Beauvais Lake Provincial Park

Alberta Parks

Advisories

  • Closure - Partial Campground Closure

      October 9, 2019

      Effective: October 9, until further notice 

      Where: Beauvais Lake campground

      Why: The campground sites 16-77 are currently closed due to a large snow accumulation.  Powered sites 1-15 have been cleared of snow for camping are available first come first serve.  Come prepared for winter camping conditions.

  • Water services shutdown and dump station closure

      September 27, 2019

      • The water systems, including the dump station have been shut down for the season. 
      • Campers should bring their own water and firewood. 
      • The boat dock has also been removed for the winter season.
      • Sites 1-15 (electrical) in the main campground are open for year-round camping.  Winter use is subject to snow & road conditions. 

  • Bear Warning - Bears in Area

      September 6, 2019

        • Effective:  September 6, 2019, until further notice
        • Where:  Beauvais Lake Provincial Park, Scott's Point, trails, and day use areas
        • Why:   The chances of a bear encounter are higher than normal throughout Scott's Point, the day use areas and trails due to the abundance of berries in the area.

    Although an advisory is in place for this area, bears can be encountered anywhere in the South 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.

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