Camping

Sani Dump

The main sani-dump station is located on 1st Avenue between 56th and 57th street, west of the RCMP building. There is also a sani-dump station located at the main rest stop east of Edson. The Sani-dump is normally open May - Sept depending on the weather. Opening it too early could cause water pipes to freeze.


Bear Lake Campground:

30 km North East of Edson, 2 km North on Sec. Highway 748
27 campsites, 6 pull- through and 4 tent sites, 8 day use sites, sandy beach, playground, boat launch and 2 boat docks, full-service concession, self registration.

East of Edson RV Resort:

8 km East of Edson on Highway #16, phone number 780-723-2287, fax number 780-723-3476
Open May 1 to October 1, 85 sites, daily, weekly and monthly rates, power sites 30 and 15 amp, General Store, recreation room, laundry, showers, playground, mini-golf and aqua driving range, nature trails and more.

Edson RV & Campground:

Located on the Edson Golf Course (two hours West of Edmonton, Alta on Hwy #16 towards Jasper)
For reservations call 1-780-723-5116 or 1-877-723-7330.
Open May 1 to October, 60 large sites (48 fully serviced sites, 12 campsites) on treed setting, pull-thru sites, 30 and 50 amp services sites, tap water, flush toilet, free showers, handicap facilities, fire pits, free firewood, convenience store, playground, public telephone. Accepts Mastercard, Visa and Interac.

Fickle Lake Provincial Recreation Area:

Located approx. 20 km SW of Edson, access from Highway 47 (10km) to Fickle Lake Road.
Open May to mid-October, 44 sites, free firewood, boat launch, hiking trails, day use area, fishing.

Lion's Park Campground:

Located in Edson, 217 - 42 Street; phone number: 1-780-723-3169
Open May to September, 27 stalls with power and 16 stalls without power, barbeque pits, wood, shelter for bad weather, playground area; washrooms with showers, register at Park Office.

Long Lake Campground:

30 km East of Edson, 15 km North on Sec. Highway 748
14 campsites total, 4 tent sites, 2 day use sites, boat launch, self registration

Northwoods Acres:

53509 B Range Road 171 in Yellowhead County (directions - 4km north of Highway 16, 1km overpass secondary highway 748, 2km north on Range Road 171)
Year Round RV sites, 7 fully serviced and metered sites, 30 and 50 amps, private secluded county setting.
Daily, Weekly and Monthly rates.
Phone for appointment: 780-728-0413 or 780-723-0334

Shiningbank Cabins B&B

Shiningbank Cabins, B&B and R.V. has cabin facilities as well as R.V. sites with 30 amp power and grass tent areas. Located between 3 recreational lakes and borders crownland. Crew rates (day, week, month) and meals available. Full use of all amenities - showers, laundry, TV room, firepit/wood, BBQ/propane. 25 minutes NE of Edson on #748 East and Long Lake Road North (Rg Rd 152). Call 780-693-2403, fax 780-693-2413. Contact Valinda Lea Damberger vallea@telusplanet.net

Surprise Lake Summer Camp

Surprise Lake Camp is a United Church Summer camp located 20 km east of Edson on RR #153. We are members of the Alberta Camping Association and our camp recently celebrated its 60th Anniversary. Surprise Lake camp seeks to balance fun, spiritual growth and personal development within a context of close community and beautiful surroundings.
For more information contact: surpriselakecampab@gmail.com

Willmore Park Campground

Capture Camping Memories @ Willmore Park this Summer.

Escape into the great outdoors and enjoy all the beauty and serenity of nature outside your door. 

41 Campsites to choose from along the riverside or overflow.  Scenic views throughout the park and trails. New Caretaker offering free firewood and weekly specials.  Call 780-723-7141 to reserve your site now.  Located just 6km South on 63rd Street from Edson Alberta.

Multi-purpose trail system for hikers or bikers with a sweet mix of terrain for all levels of experience to enjoy. Play area for children along with a green shack to borrow toys while playing in the park. 

Right alongside the McLeod River it has become a popular spot for not only campers but day use picnics, including birthday parties, wedding photos, tubing, kayaking, canoeing or just a dip to cool off on those hot summer days. 

Clean friendly atmosphere you are sure to enjoy, if you have any suggestions the caretakers are open to new and exciting ideas. 

Can you survive the Willmore Wilderness Wonders of Camping - what are you waiting for call 780-723-7141

Additional Campground Listings in the Edson Area