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County Campground Gets New Playground

The County has added a new playground structure to the Paddle River Dam Campground (Boat Launch Loop).

Looking for a great family-friendly overnight camping destination? Give Paddle River Dam Campground - Boat Launch Loop a try! The new playground is now complete and is certain to be a ton of fun for the kids! To reserve your overnight campsite at this location, call the caretakers at 780.305.8423!

About the Paddle River Dam Campground

Escape to Lookout Point or Peter's Pond, and choose from a number of great lots with front-row views of the most breathtaking sunsets you’ll ever see! The family-friendly resort features numerous open spaces with firepits and picnic tables.

This location is home to a spectrum of outdoor opportunities including fishing, boating, hiking and wildlife viewing. Pack your gear, bring your camera and get ready for an unforgettable adventure. The pet-friendly campground has tons of amenities, including 30-amp electrical service, water hook-up, sani-stations, washrooms with flush toilets, token-operated showers, boat launch, fish-cleaning stand and an onsite caretaker.

Bookings are open for all County-owned campgrounds (overnight reservations only).  Note that bookings for seasonal sites are now closed; we invite you to check back on our website for updates in October 2022 for 2023 bookings. 

Information about Reservations

Campground reservations are being accepted by phone call. Note that due to high volumes, your call may go directly to voice mail and will be returned by Campground Caretakers in the order in which they were received. More information about our campgrounds is available online at

  • Lessard Lake Public Campground: 780.284.3643
  • Paddle River Dam Campground (Peter’s Pond area): 780.284.1753 
  • Paddle River Dam Campground (Boat Launch area): 780.305.8423 

Reminder: Sangudo Riverside Campground has been leased to Deep Creek Camping & Events. Please call 780.204.0497 for reservations for this facility.

We look forward to welcoming you to our campgrounds this season!

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