Etherington Creek Campground Alberta Recreational
Etherington Creek campground is
located on gravel road 54A in the
south of the Kananaskis Trail
highway and is
north of the
from the city of
campground offers 60 campsites for
both tents and larger RV's, dry
toilets, water pumps, garbage bins,
picnic tables and fire pits. Dry
firewood is available here for sale
in small bundles. The campground
also has a group camp and
equestrian area with several spots
including hitching posts for horses.
Etherington Creek runs crystal clear
and is home to wild
Trout. You'll need a
license to try your luck,
check your fishing regulations for catch and
release. With good eyes you can see
the Strawberry Ridge fire lookout to
The 1st ridge
to the west is a easy half day hike.
If you like to mountain bike, this
campground is a perfect base camp.
There are several old logging roads
that follow the valley bottoms and
offer spectacular views and access
to the great divide. Deer, Elk and
are all around this area. Night skies here are ink black
(#2 on the
There is a gas station located at
the Kananaskis Trail highway turn
off that has a small store, gas,
diesel, limited grocery,
sani dump and water.
Equestrian Campground is
also located a few
north west of here.
Nearby hikes include
Lake of the
Cirque Hike, Running Rain
Lake Hike, Mist Ridge Hike and
Lineham Ridge Hike.
food and food related items must be
See the official web site
link below for fees, opening and closing