Lesser Slave Lake Provincial Park
|Lesser Slave Lake Provincial Park|
IUCN category IV (habitat/species management area)
Location of Lesser Slave Lake Provincial Park in Canada
|Location||Municipal District of Lesser Slave River No. 124, Alberta, Canada|
|Nearest city||Slave Lake|
|Area||77 km2 (30 sq mi)|
|Established||June 29, 1966|
|Governing body||Alberta Tourism, Parks and Recreation|
The park is located on the north-eastern shore of the Lesser Slave Lake (while Hilliard's Bay Provincial Park, Lesser Slave Lake Wildland and Grouard Trail Park Reserve stand on the north-western shore), 12 km north from the town of Slave Lake on Highway 88.
- Marten Mountain Viewpoint (983 metres) overlooks the lake.
- The Boreal Centre for Bird Conservation, an education and research centre, is located in the park. The centre is a transit place for more than 246 bird species (including 23 species of wood warblers).
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