Obed Lake Provincial Park

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Obed Lake Provincial Park
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Ice fishing on Obed Lake
Map showing the location of Obed Lake Provincial Park
Map showing the location of Obed Lake Provincial Park
Location of Obed Lake Provincial Park in Alberta
Location Yellowhead County, Alberta, Canada
Nearest city Edson
Coordinates 53°33′47″N 117°05′52″W / 53.56306°N 117.09778°W / 53.56306; -117.09778Coordinates: 53°33′47″N 117°05′52″W / 53.56306°N 117.09778°W / 53.56306; -117.09778
Area 34 km2 (13 sq mi)[1]
Governing body Alberta Tourism, Parks and Recreation

Obed Lake Provincial Park is a provincial park in Alberta, Canada, located 49 kilometres (30 mi) west of Edson and 37 kilometres (23 mi) east of Hinton, on the north side of the Yellowhead Highway.

The park surrounds the Obed Lakes. It is situated in a wetland system in the central foothills, between the McLeod River and Athabasca River, at an elevation of 1,065 m (3,494 ft) and has a surface of 34 km2 (13 sq mi). Sundance Provincial Park is located 27 kilometres (17 mi) east of this park.

Activities[edit]

The following activities are available in the park:[2]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Alberta Parks, Tourism, Recreation and Culture. "Obed Lake Provincial Park fact sheet" (PDF). Retrieved 2007-07-23. 
  2. ^ Alberta Tourism, Parks, Recreation & Culture. "Activities in Obed Lake Provincial Park". Retrieved 2007-07-23. 

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