Cypress Hills Provincial Park

Graburn Hut

Lat: 49.639557 Long: -110.043492

Features

This hut sits in a remote area of the Cypress Hills, the perfect place to relax and enjoy some solitude. You'll be able to enjoy exploring the Cypress Hills since the hut is close to viewpoints and trails

This hut can accommodate 4 people with one bedroom and a sitting/eating area. There is lighting and 12v electrical outlets powered by solar panels, and a wood stove for cozy winter nights. There are outhouses onsite and an additional campsite bedside the hut that can fit a tent or trailer. It is located on Graburn road, approximately 25km East of Elkwater town site. 

In the summer and fall this hut is accessible by car, or you can choose to hike in using the trails and roadways. During the spring and winter access is limited to ski or snowshoe only.

Amenities

    • One queen bed and one single over single bunk bed
    • Wood stove
    • Axe and shovel
    • Sink, 5 gallon pail
    • Broom, dust pan
    • Pots, pans, plates, bowls, cups and utensils (*not provided May 1 - September 30)
    • Dish soap, drying rack
    • Dining table and chairs
    • Close to outhouse toilets
    • Firewood included

What to Bring

    • Cooking stove and fuel
    • Food and water
    • Bedding/sleeping bag
    • Towels and toiletries
    • Matches and newspaper for lighting the wood stove
    • Flashlights and/or lanterns
    • Appropriate clothing and footwear
    • Cell phone

Please Note

    • There is no drinking water on-site, bring your own.
    • Dispose of grey water (e.g. dish water) in the outhouse.
    • Pack out all garbage.
    • The Park Emergency Help Line is 403-893-HELP (4357).
    • In case of an emergency call 911.
    • There is no cell reception at this hut.

Rules

    • Payment and check-in/check-out is at the Campground Registration Booth (Visitor Centre, Sept-May).
    • Check-in time is 4:00 pm.  Early check-in is not guaranteed.
    • Check-out time is 12:00 noon.  Late check-out is not available.
    • Late Arrivals: If you are arriving after our hours of operation, please call ahead to the Visitor Centre to make special arrangements to access your comfort camping unit.  
    •  Cancellation policy: Cancellations must be made at least 72 hours prior to check-in time.  Cancellations may only be done by contacting the Reservation Line at 1-877-537-2757 or online at Reserve.Alberta.ca
    • Pets are not allowed in or around the buildings (with the exception of service dogs).
    • Smoking and/or vaping of tobacco and cannabis is strictly prohibited inside the buildings.

Access

Reesor Dock

8.5 km along Battle Creek Road, Range Road 11D, and Graburn Road - Trail Map

Park Boundary
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    Updated: Feb 14, 2019