Whether your idea of adventure is portaging a canoe between remote forest lakes or a day of pulse-racing waterskiing and wakeboarding, Prince Albert National Park satisfies with a mix of wilderness and accessibility.

Featured things to do

On the edge of nature: experiencing the town of Waskesiu

The town of Waskesiu is a popular base for park visitors, offering a range of lakefront recreation, dining and accommodation options, as well as access to the park’s backcountry trails, lakes and rivers.

Beachside fun at Waskesiu Lake

With six well-serviced beaches and a bustling lakeside town to explore, Waskesiu Lake is a popular destination. Visitors can enjoy motorized and non-motorized water activities or access hiking and cycling trails.

Pilgrimage to Grey Owl’s legendary cabin: by foot or by canoe

The multi-day Grey Owl Trail travels deep into–forest, lakes and wetlands – en route to the historic cabin of legendary, turn-of-the-century conservationist Archibald Stansfeld Belaney.

A family of cyclists and a heritage lighthouse

Your free pass to discovery

Celebrate Canada’s 150th anniversary at our Parks Canada places from coast to coast to coast.

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Canada 150

Parks Canada’s sites nearby

  • Batoche National Historic Site

    Experience life as a Métis settler in the village community of Batoche and discover the history of the last battle of the Northwest Rebellion/Resistance of 1885, scene of Louis Riel’s last stand.

  • Fort Battleford National Historic Site

    Step back into a turbulent time in Canada’s past, as life on the prairies changes forever for the First Nations and Métis as the newly-formed North West Mounted Police march into Fort Battleford.

  • Elk Island National Park

    Experience first-hand the story of the bison and how it was saved from near extinction at Elk Island National Park, where an active conservation program replenishes herds around the world.

Hours of operation

Open all year round
Some services and facilities are open only during the summer season
Complete schedule


Free admission in 2017. Other fees still apply.
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Telephone: 306-663-4522
Toll-free: 1-888-773-8888