shore of Gull Lake in Aspen Beach Provincial Park approximately 32kms
northwest of Red Deer Alberta.
Lakeview campground contains 255 campsites for both RV's and tents however
better suited for larger RV's.
Amenities include group camping,
handicap spots, large sandy beach, swimming, wind surfing, sailing, boating,
water skiing, play grounds, picnic shelters, public phone, concession, showers,
water, fire wood, picnic tables, sani dump, boat launch, boat dock, fish cleaning
stations, ice fishing, hiking, bird watching and off site snowmobiling. Fire wood
is available for sale.
Gull Lake is excellent for swimming. Kids will love the warm shallow water
at Aspen Beach. It's also good for boating, water skiing, sailing, canoeing and
kayaking. Boaters will find a well designed boat launch and dock. Gull lake
northern Pike and
fishing, you'll need a
license to try your luck. Several of the campsites are well treed and
in the surrounding Boreal Forest. Others are located on open well kept grass
with a few choice sites backing onto Gull Lake. Gull Lake is part of the
Red Deer River Basin with an
approximate total surface area of 80.6sqkms and an
average depth of
maximum depth of
Aspen Beach Provincial Park also
attracts a large variety of
migrating waterfowl making it a great
place for birders. There is well
constructed walkway leading through
a nearby marsh complete with
telescopes that are mounted on
observing platforms. Aspen Beach Provincial Park is one
of the most heavily used
recreational lakes in Alberta. A
golf course and farmers market are also located nearby.
Due to it's close
proximity to Red Deer, Calgary and Edmonton it fills fast on weekends. Night skies here rank #5 on the Bortle Scale. See the official web site link below for fees, opening and closing dates.
Local campgrounds include
Gleniffer Reservoir Campground,
Brewers Campground and