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Astotin Lake Campground hiking

Canadian Rockies, Alberta, Canada

By lydia.crawford

Astotin Lake Campground Statistics

What are the activities at Astotin Lake Campground ?

Hiking

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Why choose a trail at Astotin Lake Campground?

Astotin Lake Campground is located in the heart of Elk Island National Park, just east of Edmonton, Alberta. The campground offers stunning views of Astotin Lake and the surrounding parkland. There are 101 campsites, including 30 electrical sites, as well as a group camping area. Amenities include showers, flush toilets, a playground, and a boat launch. Astotin Lake Campground is open from May to September.


What are the services on site?

Rate & open hour

Access fee $ 0.00
Schedule

From sunrise to sunset

Coordinates
-112.8262659
53.6761631

What are the coordinates and address of Astotin Lake Campground?

Astotin Lake Campground
Alberta T8L 4B6, Canada

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Starting Point

The Astotin Lake Campground is located in the province of Alberta, Canada. To get to the start of the trails, take Highway 16 east from Edmonton to the town of Fort Saskatchewan. From there, take Highway 15 north to the Astotin Lake Campground.

Why visit Astotin Lake Campground

The Astotin Lake Campground is a beautiful place to visit in Alberta. The campground is situated on the shores of Astotin Lake, which is a part of the North Saskatchewan River system. The lake is a great place for fishing, swimming, and boating. The campground has a number of campsites that offer excellent views of the lake. There are also a number of hiking trails in the area that offer great views of the surrounding countryside.

Is Astotin Lake Campground in Alberta a good place for the whole family?

There is no definitive answer to this question as it depends on what each family is looking for in a camping experience. Astotin Lake Campground is located on a beautiful lake and has many amenities, so it could be a good place for a family vacation. However, some families might prefer a campground with more activities or one that is closer to nature.

Things not to be missed

The best activities near Astotin Lake Campground in Alberta are fishing, hiking, and biking.

-Hiking: There are a number of hiking trails in the area, including the Astotin Lake Trail, which leads to the eponymous lake.

-Fishing: Astotin Lake is a popular spot for fishing, with a variety of fish species available.

-Boating: Visitors can enjoy boating on Astotin Lake.

-Birdwatching: The area around Astotin Lake is home to a variety of bird species.

Where to eat?

1. The Blueberry Hill Cafe in Edmonton is a great place to eat near Astotin Lake Campground. They have a wide variety of food options, including breakfast, lunch, and dinner. They also have a large selection of desserts, which are all made in-house.

2. The Prairie Dog Grill in Edmonton is another great place to eat near Astotin Lake Campground. They have a wide variety of food options, including breakfast, lunch, and dinner. They also have a large selection of desserts, which are all made in-house.

3. The Pie Place in Edmonton is a great place to get pie near Astotin Lake Campground. They have a wide variety of pie options, including sweet and savory pies. They also have a small selection of other desserts, which are all made in-house.

Let’s Answer Your Questions - FAQ

Is the place are families friendly?

No

Is there an information center / service center / reception?

No
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Lydia Crawford, an extraordinary woman with an insatiable zest for life, has become an inspirational figure to many through her adventures and infectious good humor. Born and raised in a small town nestled in the mountains, Lydia developed a love for the outdoors at an early age. Her childhood was filled with hiking, camping, and exploring the wilderness, experiences that shaped her into the avid outdoorswoman she is today.

She life was a celebration of adventure, joy, and the great outdoors. She lived with a fierce determination to enjoy every moment and to share that joy with others. Her legacy is one of laughter, exploration, and an unwavering love for the natural world. Lydia's spirit continues to inspire those who knew her and those who discover her story, reminding us all to embrace life with open arms and a heart full of joy.

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