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Day Use Parks (County Operated)

Hillers Dam (53.2 acres) SE 13-32-29 W4M

  • Located on TWP 322 East of RR 10
  • Open seasonally
  • Day use area, no overnight camping
  • Picnic areas and walking trails
  • Annually stocked with Rainbow Trout by Alberta Environment & Sustainable Resources Development
  • No Charge for Access

William J. Bagnall Wilderness Park (34.7 acres) NW 30-29-5 W5M

  • Located off of HWY 579 west of RR 60
  • Open seasonally
  • Day use area only
  • 1.2km Hiking Trails, Picnic areas and Playground
  • Historical Skunk Hollow site
  • No Charge for Access

Davidson Park (1.8 acres) NE 33-31-5 W5M

  • Located on TWP 320 West of Intersection 760
  • Open seasonally
  • Day use area only
  • No Charge for Access
  • Access to Fallen Timber Creek

Day-use Parks (County Operated & Unmaintained)

Winchell Lake (40 acres) NE-3-29-5-W5M

  • PLEASE NOTE: The access road is not maintained by Mountain View County and is not recommended for vehicles. Users are advised to either use at their own risk, or to park near the entrance and access the area by foot
  • Located south of Water Valley on Rge Rd 52
  • East at T-intersection
  • Annually stocked with Rainbow Trout by Alberta Environment & Sustainable Resources Development
  • No charge for access
  • *A more rustic experience than other County day-use areas

For more information regarding Mountain View County Parks and Recreation Areas contact Jane Fulton, Assistant Director of Legislative, Community & Agricultural Services at 403-335-3311 Extension 184 or via email at

Campgrounds (County Owned)

Westward Ho Park (62 acres) NW 33-32-4 W5M

  • Located on RR 44 South of Highway 27
  • Year round camping, un-serviced sites
  • 212 seasonal sites, 50 private sites, group camping area (up to 300 sites)
  • Fire wood sold on site
  • Playground area, and two ball diamonds
  • Operated by Westward Ho Campers Association
  • Reach the WH Campground via Facebook

Water Valley Campground (12.3 acres) SW 2-30-5 W5M

  • Located on RR 52, 2.5 miles North of Water Valley
  • Seasonal Camping from May-October (weather permitting), unserviced sites
  • 2 separate camping areas (North & South) separated by Little Red Deer River
  • Day Use area with tables and play structure
  • 40 total camping sites
  • Operated by the Cremona Lions Club; contact Holly Stair at 403-507-9536 to make a reservation
  • Visit the Cremona Lions WV Campgound Webpage
  • Reach the WV Campground via Facebook