Cypress Hills Interprovincial Park

Cypress Hills Interprovincial Park is a protected area in Alberta, Canada, located on the Alberta-Saskatchewan border. It is renowned for its rolling hills, diverse wildlife, and scenic views.

At Cypress Hills Interprovincial Park in Alberta, there are a variety of activities for visitors to enjoy. Depending on the season, visitors can enjoy camping, fishing, boating, wildlife viewing, and hiking. There are a large variety of trails ranging from short, easy walks to challenging day hikes with spectacular views.

The park is also a great place to mountain bike, horseback ride, and explore by ATV. Visitors can also enjoy cross-country skiing and snowshoeing during the winter months, as well as ice fishing.

Cypress Hills Interprovincial Park is also home to a variety of wildlife, including bighorn sheep, deer, elk, moose, and birds such as hawks, eagles, and owls.

For those looking for a more leisurely activity, there are several picnic sites within the park, as well as a swimming pool and a golf course. Visitors can also enjoy interpretive programs and educational programs about the park's history and ecology.

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Facilities at Cypress Hills Interprovincial Park

  • Camping: over 100 campsites, both electrical and non-electrical, for tents and RVs
  • Hiking: miles of trails for all levels of hikers
  • Picnicking: picnic tables, barbecues, and fire pits
  • Swimming: beach and supervised swimming area
  • Boating: boat launch and rentals
  • Fishing: stocked fishing ponds and boat fishing
  • Wildlife: bird watching, coyote, deer, and moose
  • Interpretive Programs: guided nature walks, educational programs, and special events
  • Playground: children's play area
  • Gift Shop: souvenirs and retail items