Bear Lake Campground

Bear Lake Campground is now closed for the season.

Visit our Day Use area during daylight hours on weekends (Saturdays, Sundays and holiday Mondays) during the off-season.

COVID-19 restrictions and precautions remain in effect.

The Campground is due to re-open May 15, 2021

Read the guidelines for visitors to County campgrounds that are in place.


 Bear Lake Park


Why visit Bear Lake? 

An ideal lake for canoeing, kayaking, paddle boarding, kite surfing and other personal watercraft, Bear Lake is four miles wide and six miles long. It is only six feet deep at its deepest.

Located on the north shore of Bear Lake, just 23 km northwest of Grande Prairie.

Head north on Hwy #2, three km past Clairmont to Twp Road 730 (Mercer Hill Road). Turn west and follow the signs.


Turn south off secondary Hwy # 672 (Emerson Trail) on Range Road 72, then proceed 4 km to the park.

Site Contact: Cherie-Ann

Phone: 780-567-4105


Season: May 15 to October 15

Rates: $26.00/night per campsite, telephone reservations accepted. Occupancy permitted at each campsite is one hard sided camping unit, one tent (site permitting) and one vehicle. Day use shelter $100.00/day or $50.00 for 1/2 day. Group overnight camping available at $130.00/night for a maximum of 5 units(Includes group firepit and picnic tables). Payments are available on site by point of sale using debit, Visa or Mastercard. Cash payments are also accepted. Sorry, we do not accept cheques or American Express.

  • Onsite caretaker year round
  • 16 sites; no hook-ups
  • Non-potable water available by tap 
  • Day use rental shelter with wood stove, family day-use picnic site, outdoor restrooms, playgrounds, ball diamond, firepits, free firewood

Please note the boat launch area is for small hand-launched watercraft only. The County of Grande Prairie is not responsible for any damage to watercraft.  



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