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Grasslands National Park of Canada

Facilities and Services

Grasslands National Park is divided into two blocks - East and West. Each Block is accessed through different communities, with a wide variety of services.

Grasslands National Park has a variety of facilities depending on your needs.

The Frenchman Valley Campground in the West Block has fully accessible campsites and kitchen shelter.
There are also day use picnic areas - enquire about locations and availability at the Visitor Centre in Val Marie.

The Rock Creek Campground in the East Block has a day use area with a fully accessible kitchen shelter, tenting area, equine penning and water, primitive camping and accessible washrooms. The McGowan Visitor Reception Center, located in the Rock Creek Campground, will provide you with information about the park and the surrounding area.

Below you will find some of those communities located near the park as well as a chart showing which services are available in those communities. If you have any questions, please contact the Grasslands visitor centres:

West Block - 306-298-2257

East Block - 306-476-2018

West Block:

Val Marie - For more information, please visit the Village of Val Marie website

Some of the surrounding communities with services include (distances are from Val Marie):

Cadillac - 55kms

Mankota - 67kms

Ponteix (75kms)

Swift Current (117 kms)

East Block:

Some of the nearby communities with services include (Distances from Rock Creek Visitor Centre and Campground in the East Block of Grasslands National Park):

Assiniboia (80 kms)

Rockglen (61 kms)

McCord (70 kms)

Glentworth (61 kms)

Wood Mountain Regional Park (22.4 kms)

Val Marie   yes yes yes   yes
Mankota yes yes yes yes yes yes
McCord yes yes     yes  
Glentworth   yes yes yes yes yes
Wood Mountain            
Wood Mountain Regional Park     Concession      
Rockglan yes yes yes yes yes yes
Cadillac yes   yes yes yes yes
Climax yes yes yes   yes yes
Bracken yes yes        
Assiniboia yes yes yes yes yes yes
Swift Current yes yes yes yes yes yes

Emergency 24-hr
Care (Full Services)
Camping Full
Service /Minimal
Val Marie     FS yes
Mankota yes   FS yes
McCord     MS yes
Glentworth     MS yes
Wood Mountain       yes
Wood Mountain Regional Park     FS yes
Rockglan yes   FS yes
Cadillac       yes
Climax yes   FS yes
Bracken       yes
Assiniboia yes yes yes yes
Swift Current yes yes yes yes