Hilliard's Bay Provincial Park

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Hilliard's Bay Provincial Park
Map showing the location of Hilliard's Bay Provincial Park
Location of Hilliard's Bay Provincial Park in Alberta
Location Big Lakes,  Alberta  Canada
Nearest city High Prairie
Coordinates 55°30′13″N 115°58′46″W / 55.50361°N 115.97944°W / 55.50361; -115.97944Coordinates: 55°30′13″N 115°58′46″W / 55.50361°N 115.97944°W / 55.50361; -115.97944
Area 24.8 km2 (9.6 sq mi)
Established October 24, 1978
Governing body Alberta Tourism, Parks and Recreation

Hilliard's Bay Provincial Park is a provincial park in Alberta, Canada. It is located 40 km (25 mi) from High Prairie, on the north-western shore of Lesser Slave Lake in northern Alberta.

The park is situated at an elevation of 590 m (1,940 ft) and has a surface of 24.8 km2 (9.6 sq mi). It was established on October 24, 1978 and is maintained by Alberta Tourism, Parks and Recreation.

Amenities[edit]

The park has an overnight camping ground at Hilliard's Bay, which includes a boat launch site and playgrounds, and three day use areas, all powered.

Activities[edit]

The following activities are available in the park:[1]

  • Beach activities
  • Camping
  • Canoeing/kayaking
  • Fishing
  • Group camping
  • Hiking - front country
  • Horseshoes
  • Ice fishing
  • Power boating
  • Sailing
  • Swimming
  • Water-skiing
  • Windsurfing

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Alberta Tourism, Parks, Recreation & Culture. "Activities in Hilliard's Bay Provincial Park". Retrieved 2008-09-13. 

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