Wood Buffalo National Park of Canada

Backcountry Camping

Tent in the forest
Fall colors
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Backcountry camping is permitted anywhere in the park. Some restrictions apply. There are backcountry campsites located at Rainbow Lakes and Sweetgrass Station . For overnight trips, REGISTER and obtain a park use permit at the Visitor Reception Centre in Fort Smith or Fort Chipewyan. REMEMBER TO NOTIFY THE PARK UPON YOUR RETURN!