Fort Vermilion Bridge Campground

Overview

This campground is conveniently located just off of Highway 88 on the north side of the Peace River, near the hamlet of Fort Vermilion. Please note that this campground is free to use, however there is no caretaker on site.

Directions

Amenities

  • Day use area, shelter, and picnic tables
  • 10 campsites (non-serviced)
  • Firewood and fire pits are available
  • Outhouse (no running water)
  • Laundromat in Fort Vermilion
  • Cell reception, no WIFI
  • Dining in Fort Vermilion
  • Hiking, walking, and ATV trails
  • Fishing
  • Playground

Rates

  • Day Use: No Charge
  • Overnight (Non-Serviced): No Charge
  • Weekly (Non-Serviced): No Charge
  • Shelter Rental (Daily): No Charge

Contact

  • Fort Vermilion County Office: 780-927-3718

Hutch Lake Campground

Overview

Just north of High Level, in the shadow of Watt Mountain, lies the beautiful man-made Hutch Lake. The surrounding area is complete with trails for cross-country skiing and snowmobiling in the winter, or hiking and quadding in the summer. Our large day-use area so close to High Level makes Hutch Lake a great spot for day trips. It is just off the pavement, clean, well maintained, and all-around a wonderful place to relax and enjoy the great outdoors. This overnight campground is open from mid-May to September 30. Seasonal caretaker on site. Cash only.

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Directions

35 km north of High Level, west of Highway 35.

Amenities

  • Day use area, shelter, and picnic tables
  • 21 campsites (non-serviced)
  • Sanitary dump station
  • Space for large RVs
  • Firewood and fire pits are available
  • Outhouse (no running water)
  • Laundromat in High Level
  • Cell reception, no WIFI
  • Dining in High Level
  • Hiking, walking, and ATV trails
  • Swimming in the lake
  • Fishing
  • Dock and boat launch
  • Playground, volleyball, and horseshoe pits
  • Golf course in High Level

Rates

  • Day Use: No Charge
  • Overnight (Non-Serviced): $25.00
  • Weekly (Non-Serviced): $120.00
  • Shelter Rental (Daily): $50.00

Contact

  • Caretaker: 780-926-6198

La Crete Ferry Campground

Overview

In the Tompkins Landing Area, South of La Crete, nestled along the east bank of the Peace River you will find a historical logging site transformed into a well-maintained campground. The Campground is located next to the Ferry Landing. With beautiful views and access to the Peace River, it is the perfect spot for a getaway, family get-together, day out on the water, or an afternoon picnic. The campground is operated by the La Crete Ferry Campground Society under a lease with Mackenzie County. The campground has seen many improvements in recent years and anticipates many more. Seasonal caretaker on site. Cash only.

Directions

Tompkins Ferry Landing, 78 km south of La Crete, east on Highway 697.

Amenities

  • Day use area
  • Shelter
  • 78 campsites (25 powered)
  • 3 group-reserved sites
  • Water available
  • Sanitary dump
  • Space for large RVs
  • Firewood and fire pits are available
  • Outhouse, no running water
  • Laundromat in La Crete
  • Limited cell reception, no Wi-fi
  • Dining and store at the Blue Hills Motel
  • Playground
  • Golfing in La Crete
  • Walking trails
  • Volleyball and horseshoe pits
  • Fishing
  • Boat launch

Rates

  • Day Use (Per Vehicle): $10.00
  • Overnight (Serviced): $30.00
  • Overnight (Non-Serviced): $26.00
  • Group Rate (Maximum 10 Units): $200.00
  • Shelter Rental: $250.00
  • Seasonal Site (May 1 – Sep. 30): $750.00

Contact

  • Caretaker: 780-841-2705

Machesis Lake Campground

Overview

With its beautiful remote location surrounded by Jack Pines, Spruce, and Poplar, Machesis Lake Campground makes a perfect get-away destination for all campers and nature lovers. The staff at Machesis are on-site, seasonal caretakers that ensure your stay is clean and quiet. The two docks on the lake make a great place to throw in a line or just sit and enjoy the view. Located within the campground are eight equine sites equipped with horse pens, hitching posts, and manure bins. Sandy wagon trails in this area are excellent footing for horses. This overnight campground is open from mid-May to September 30. Cash only.

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Directions

55 km west of Fort Vermilion, south of Highway 58, on the north side of Machesis Lake.

Amenities

  • Day use area, shelter, and picnic tables
  • 21 campsites (non-serviced)
  • 8 equine sites, horse pens, hitching posts, and manure bins
  • Sanitary dump station
  • Space for large RVs
  • Firewood and fire pits are available
  • Outhouse (no running water)
  • Laundromat in Fort Vermilion and High Level
  • Limited cell reception, no WIFI
  • Dining in Fort Vermilion and High Level
  • Hiking, walking, and ATV trails
  • Swimming in the lake
  • Fishing
  • Dock (boats launched from shore; only electric motorized boats)

Rates

  • Day Use: No Charge
  • Overnight (Non-Serviced): $25.00
  • Weekly (Non-Serviced): $120.00
  • Shelter Rental (Daily): $50.00
  • Camping Stalls (Monthly, Non-Serviced): $200.00

Contact

  • Caretaker: 780-926-6699

Wadlin Lake Campground

Overview

Wadlin Lake is a natural lake that is home to a protected pelican nesting site. Northern Pike and Pickerel inhabit the lake, making it a popular fishing trip year-round. The ideal destination for a rustic vacation either camping or in your RV, Wadlin Lake has the perfect combination of both open and wooded sites with your choice of group spots or individual sites. Seasonal Caretaker on site. Space for large RVs. No RV hook-ups. This overnight campground is open from mid-May to September 30. Cash only.

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Directions

100 km southeast of La Crete along Highway 88, on the northeast side of Wadlin Lake.

Amenities

  • Day use area, shelter, and picnic tables
  • 50 campsites (non-serviced; group sites available)
  • Sanitary dump station
  • Space for large RVs
  • Firewood and fire pits are available
  • Toilet facilities
  • Cell reception and Wi-fi (park office)
  • Hiking, walking, and ATV trails
  • Swimming in the lake
  • Fishing and fish cleaning station
  • Dock, boat launch, and marina rental space
  • Playground and volleyball

Rates

  • Day Use: No Charge
  • Overnight (Non-Serviced): $25.00
  • Weekly (Non-Serviced): $120.00
  • Shelter Rental (Daily): $50.00
  • Dock Rental (Daily, with Camping Stall): $8.00
  • Dock Rental (Daily, without Camping Stall): $10.00

Contact

  • Caretaker: 780-926-6046
  • Park Office: 780-926-9154

Zama City Community Park and Campground

Overview

This beautiful facility is the pride and joy of the Zama community. It is located on Aspen Drive, in the heart of the residential area. Visitors and locals alike enjoy the recreational opportunities at the campground including a swimming pond with a beach area, large grassy spaces, a stocked fish pond, horseshoe pits, fire pits, picnic areas, and a large shelter with a deck. There are tons to do for people of all ages, and if you’re lucky you might even spot a couple of wild bison! Lifeguard not on duty. Long-term stays welcome.

Directions

1025 Aspen Drive, Zama City.

Amenities

  • Large picnic day-use area
  • Shelter
  • 3 tent sites: 1 powered, 2 not-serviced
  • 21 full-service sites, 30 or 50 Amp
  • Power and water hook-ups
  • Direct sewer hook-ups
  • Space for large groups and RVs
  • Firewood and fire pits are available
  • Shower and toilet facilities
  • Cell reception, no Wi-Fi
  • Dining in Zama
  • Children’s playground
  • Walking trails
  • Horseshoe pits
  • Swimming pond and beach
  • Stocked fish pond
  • Floating anchored raft

Rates

  • Day Use: No Charge
  • Overnight (Non-Serviced): $10.00
  • Overnight (Partially Serviced): $15.00
  • Overnight (Fully Serviced): $20.00
  • Weekly (Non-Serviced): $60.00
  • Weekly (Partially Serviced): $90.00
  • Weekly (Fully Serviced): $100.00
  • Shelter Rental (Daily): $50.00
  • Camping Stalls (Monthly, Non-Serviced): $200.00
  • Camping Stalls (Monthly, Partially Serviced): $275.00
  • Camping Stalls (Monthly, Fully Serviced): $400.00

Contact

  • Caretaker: 780-683-2378 or 780-841-5799
  • Email: zamarecsociety@gmail.com
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Other Camping Areas

Check out the Mackenzie Frontier Campgrounds Brochure and the Stay in the Frontier Guide for more information.