Calling Lake Provincial Park

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Calling Lake Provincial Park
IUCN category II (national park)
Map showing the location of Calling Lake Provincial Park
Map showing the location of Calling Lake Provincial Park
Location of the park in Alberta, Canada
LocationMunicipal District of Opportunity No. 17, Alberta
Nearest cityAthabasca
Coordinates55°10′47″N 113°16′21″W / 55.17972°N 113.27250°W / 55.17972; -113.27250Coordinates: 55°10′47″N 113°16′21″W / 55.17972°N 113.27250°W / 55.17972; -113.27250
Area7.38 km2 (2.85 sq mi)
Governing bodyAlberta Tourism, Parks and Recreation,
MD of Opportunity No 17

Calling Lake Provincial Park is a provincial park in Alberta, Canada. It is located 55 km (34 mi) north of Athabasca, 186 km (116 mi) north of Edmonton.

It is a boreal forest reserve located 55 km (34 mi) north of Athabasca on highway 813, on the southern shore of Calling Lake. The marshy shores of the lake provides nesting grounds for waterfowl and habitat for American white pelicans and great blue herons.

Activities[edit]

Activities in the park include bird watching, camping, canoeing, swimming,[1] other beach and water related sports and fishing for longnose sucker, northern pike, shiner, cisco, walleye and yellow perch.

A campground and day use area is located in the hamlet of Calling Lake.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Alberta Tourism, Parks, Recreation & Culture. "Activities in Brown-Lowery Provincial Park". Retrieved 2007-07-15.CS1 maint: multiple names: authors list (link)[permanent dead link]

External links[edit]


Calling Lake Tourism www.AthabascaCountry.com