NEW ONLINE RESERVATION SYSTEM
We are happy to announce that all campgrounds owned and operated by Athabasca County can now be booked in advance by using our new Online Campground Reservation System.
This change was made to provide all those wishing to plan their next camping trip the ability to plan ahead and reserve a site. Bookings open on March 1, 2022.
Please note: A non-refundable booking fee of $7 per reservation will be charged at the time of booking.
Alberta Health Guidelines
Additional public health measures are in place for all users of Jackfish Lake Campground.
- All users will be required to follow social distancing guidelines for outdoor spaces.
- Additional cleaning measures will be undertaken by the County according to provincial health guidelines.
- Day use area
- Boat launch
- Cookhouse (wired for generators)
- 35 un‐serviced campsites
- Well water
Please note: due to the shallow nature of Jackfish Lake a winter kill occurred leaving no fish in the lake.
Online Campsite Bookings
To ensure availability, all bookings must be made using the Online Camping Reservation System prior to arrival.
Overnight Camping Fee – $15 per night per unit (paid at time of booking)
Please Note: A $7 online booking fee is charged per booking. This fee is non-refundable when requesting a cancellation.
General Booking Information & Camping Fees
a. Cancellations will be allowed up to 3 working days before the date of camping. Campers will be required to call the County Admin Office to request a cancellation.
b. The fee for a second unit in a campsite will be $15/unit/night. All units must be within the campsite. Small tents used as part of a single-family unit with no additional vehicles are exempt.
c. Check-in time: 4 pm; Check-out time: 2 pm
d. The maximum occupancy period is fourteen (14) consecutive days in each campground; campers must leave the campground for no less than seventy-two (72) hours in order to return.
e. A maximum of six (6) adults and their dependent children may occupy a campsite.
f. Each campsite is allowed two (2) vehicles. Each additional vehicle will be charged a $5 per day fee and shall park in designated public parking lots.
g. No accessory structures or site alterations are permitted on any campsite.
- Day use- $10 per vehicle
- Boat Launch – $5 per launch
- Wood- $8 per bundle
Jackfish Lake offers group camping for those wishing to host a family reunion or special occasion. The group site fee includes up to thirteen (13) camping units, a cookhouse and wood stove.
- $200 per night
- Additional units (over 13) $10 each per night
- Group site fees must be paid in full at the time of booking
From Athabasca: East Hwy 55 two km to Airport Road heading north.
Turn east on Twp Rd 670. Follow the signs.
Turn north on Rge Rd 213 and then East on Twp Rd 672.
Legal land description: SW 14-67-21-W4