Protection Mountain Campground is 17kms east of Lake Louise on the 1A, the beautifully scenic Bow Valley Parkway.
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Rules & Regulations

Campground information for Banff National Park
Campground # Of Sites Reserve Electricity, water, and sewer Flush Toilet Shower Sani Dump Disabled Access Fire Pits Interp Prog Fee
Protection Mountain
72 TBA - X - - X $8.80 - $21.50
  • A hazard tree project –required to be undertaken for public safety reasons – has resulted in this formerly dense and view-deficient campground to be opened right up.
  • There is limited cell coverage
  • Campers who want to camp together, please take into consideration that there are fire and no-fire loops when selecting a site.
  • There are food lockers for walk-in campers.
  • The maximum people per campsite is 6.
  • 1 or 2 vehicles depending on number of tents: 2 vehicles and 1 tent; or 2 tents and 1 vehicle; or 1 RV/camper and 1 tent. (Two tents are only allowed with a maximum of one vehicle.)
  • All vehicles must fit on driveway. All tents must be on the gravel area of the campsite.
  • All washrooms have hot and cold running water and flush toilets.
  • There are picnic shelters in this campground.