Northwest shore of
Pigeon Lake 105kms southwest of Edmonton Alberta.
Zeiner campground has a total of 123 campsites nicely suited for both RV's and
tents. Amenities include group camping, handicap sites, beach, playgrounds,
picnic shelters, concession, showers, water, fire pits, toilets, picnic
tables, refuse containers, boat launch, fish cleaning station and firewood available for sale.
A golf course, shopping centre and farmers market are also located nearby. Campsites are
a nice mix of open grass and well treed by aspen and spruce trees (Boreal Forest) that provide good privacy.
There are several nice sites located near the lake. This campground is good for
families with young children Kids can spend hours on the beach and nearby
playgrounds. The campground is well maintained but often very crowded and
unfortunately the lake is polluted, swimming is not advised. During blue-green
algae blooms avoid any contact with the lake water. Due to it's close proximity
to Edmonton and Leduc it fills fast on weekends and one of the most heavily used recreational lakes in Alberta, especially for power boating.
Pigeon Lake is part of the Battle River drainage basin and has an approximate
total surface area of 96.7sqkms with an
average depth of
maximum depth of
9.1ms. Pigeon Lake Provincial Park
also attracts a large variety of migrating waterfowl and is a great place for
birders. Fisherman may catch walleye,
northern pike and lake whitefish. You'll need a
to try your luck. Night skies here rank #5 on the
Bortle Scale. See the official web site
link below for fees, opening and closing
Near Here: Local campgrounds include
Calhoun Bay Lake and