County staff and volunteers will be working in the area May 3-6, 2021 installing fence posts for the east perimeter fence. Fence and gates are expected to be completed by the end of May. Thank you for avoiding crews and equipment.Located northeast of Evergreen Park, Evergreen Ridge Recreation Area is a Non-Motorized Day Use area suitable for year-round hiking, cycling or horseback riding. 

The area has 99 wooded acres immediately north of PARDS with some gentle rolling topography. Natural surface trails run throughout the site and lead into the Crown Land to the east. 

There is a porta-loo and refuse containers in the parking lot off Range Road 55. 

At present there is no access for horses in the west boundary fence. An access gate will be added in Spring 2021.

Within Evergreen Ridge Recreation Area, the following restrictions apply: 

  • No overnight stays
  • No OHV's or vehicular access
  • Pets must be on leash and under control
  • No fires

These restrictions do not necessarily apply in Crown Land outside of the Rec Area. 

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Trail Map

 From the City of Grande Prairie, drive south on Resources Road out of town. Turn east on Twp 710. Proceed past entrance to Evergreen Park to T intersection. Turn north onto Range Road 55. Parking Lot is immediately on your right. 
 Regulations and Etiquette

 While visiting our parks this season, please remember:

  • Be considerate of others
  • Avoid excessive and offensive noise at any time of day: Talking or singing loudly, stereos at high volume and any other noisy behaviour is not permitted.
  • For complete details on County parks and greenspaces regulation, refer to the Parkland Conservation Bylaw.
  • Under the County's Community Standards Bylaw, behaviours that bother or disturb others are illegal. This includes offensive odours like composting, cannabis smoke and animal feces.
 Leave No Trace
 We are proud to partner with Leave No Trace Canada to promote responsible use of natural areas during outdoor activities. If you are interested in learning about how you can reduce your impact on the environment, please visit Leave No Trace Canada.
 Be Bear Smart

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