Cypress Hills Provincial Park

Alberta Parks

Elkwater Campground

Information: 403-893-3833

Elkwater Campground is in Cypress Hills Provincial Park, 20 km southeast of Medicine Hat on Hwy. 1 and 30 km south on Hwy. 41. Here there are about 80 RV-friendly sites with power and water hookups in an open mixed forest. There is close access to a playground, flush toilets, showers, and walking trails to the waterfront. Cypress Hills is a large park with many amenities and activities to offer.  Laze on the beach, go boating on the lakes, hike, bike, or enjoy an interpretive program. In winter enjoy tobogganing, downhill skiing or cross-country skiing on groomed trails.


Season: Year-round
Site Type Campsites Power Rate/Night Reservable Dates Current Status
Power/Water 78 15 / 30 $47 Year-Round Book It
Winter Camping 20 - $31-39 Year-Round Book It

* Reservation can be made 90 in advance of arrival date.

All sites in Elkwater Campground remain open year-round (weather permitting).


Currently Booking to
September 6, 2023

Firewood can be purchased in Elkwater townsite.

  • Water is shut off for the winter season.
  • Flush toilets, showers and drinking water are available year-round at the Lakeview shower house, located near the campground registration booth.

Updated: Apr 24, 2023