Bob Creek Wildland Provincial Park

Alberta Parks

Information & Facilities

Information: 403-627-1165


Park Management

ClassificationWildland Provincial Park
LegislationProvincial Parks Act
Park Size51,340.97 Acres  /  20,777.69 Ha
Legal BoundaryBob Creek WPP
Administration / Information403-627-1165 
Regional OfficeSouth Regional Office
District Office Pincher Creek
Management PlansBob Creek WPP & Black Creek HR - Management Plan (2011)
Natural RegionRocky Mountain - Montane
Rocky Mountain - Alpine and Sub-alpine 
Natural Region Description

Bob Creek Wildland preserves extensive montane and sub-alpine landscapes. It provides excellent habitat for large ungulates; the area contains one of Alberta's most important elk ranges. Carnivores in the area include bears and cougars. The park also provides habitat for numerous species of birds. It's estimated that more than 80 bird species breed in the area and many more use the park during fall migration. Bob Creek Wildland also includes Whaleback Ridge, considered to be Alberta's last remaining area of montane wilderness.

Land Use Framework RegionSouth Saskatchewan 
Updated: Sep 5, 2019