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Kiskatinaw

Filed in Kiskatinaw by on January 15, 2015 • views: 1783

Hours of Operation

*All dates are subject to change without notice

Opening and Closing Dates:
MAY 11 – SEPTEMBER 15 (Gate is closed during off season)
*campground is accessible but may not offer full services such as water, security, etc…

Campground dates with full services:
Wednesday before May long weekend – SEPTEMBER 11

Campground reservable dates:
Not Applicable

Total number of vehicle accessible campsites:
28

Number of reservable campsites, if applicable:
Not Applicable

NOTE: The Park is open year round unless inaccessible due to weather conditions, especially during the off-season.

Campground

 

About the Park

The 58 hectare park is situated on the Kiskatinaw River beside the iconic wooden bridge.  Park users enjoy taking their families down to the river for a swim or to go fishing.  There is also a playground for children to play.

Kiskatinaw Provincial Park is a small park located at Mile 20 on the original Alaska Highway between Dawson Creek and Fort St. John.  It's most famous for it's iconic wooden curved bridge, the first ever built in Canada.  The construction of the bridge was part of the development of the Alaska highway which was built during World War 2 for defence purposes.

Conservation

You can find Balsam Fir, White/Englewood Spruce and Trempling Aspen in the surrounding forests.

Wildlife

Park users will also have a chance to see moose, white tail deer, various small critters and songbirds.  The Peace Region is popular among bird enthusiasts because of the wide various of birds that frequent the area...

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