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William A. Switzer Provincial Park

Highway 40, Hinton, Alberta, Canada
+1 780-865-5600
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Here fishy

Great places to fish and swim. Campgrounds are clean and welcoming. May be beneficial to RSVP for... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Leah S
Hinton, Canada
via mobile
Great Place to visit outside of Jasper National Park

Once you leave Hwy 16 going north on Hwy 40 you quickly rise higher up the mountain. You start to... read more

Reviewed 12 October 2017
Thomas K
Royal Oak, Michigan
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“gregg lake” (22 reviews)
“flush toilets” (3 reviews)
Highway 40, Hinton, Alberta, Canada
+1 780-865-5600
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great places to fish and swim. Campgrounds are clean and welcoming. May be beneficial to RSVP for them early in the year as they are full a lot.

Thank Leah S
Reviewed 12 October 2017

Once you leave Hwy 16 going north on Hwy 40 you quickly rise higher up the mountain. You start to see awesome views and if you like to hike you will find several area to hike. And when you are hiking chances of seeing wildlife...More

Thank Thomas K
Reviewed 28 September 2017

It has several beautiful lakes for canoeing or swimming. A great place to hike and enjoy the outdoors.

Thank John L
Reviewed 11 September 2017

We had done quite a lot of walking in mountains and wanted something a bit different. This was mostly flat but it was very boring to our way of thinking. It was virtually all in forest with hardly any views or points of interest to...More

Thank Ann F
Reviewed 25 August 2017

This is a short drive outside of Hinton. The lakes were very beautiful. Definitely worth a visit! Lots of camping and fishing to be done.

Thank Brooke B
Reviewed 15 August 2017

We camped at Gregg lake in a non service area The site was very good. the campsite very clean and most of campers were considerate in not running three generators. The park itself is okay but there is not really any good views of the...More

1  Thank ERDFirefighter
Reviewed 11 August 2017

This park has a lot to offer. There are campgrounds that are nestled in the beautiful spruce and pine shore lines of Jarvis Lake, Gregg Lake, Graveyard Lake and others. I fish the streams and lakes in this park and have cought a variety of...More

Thank Dixiemaureen
Reviewed 1 August 2017

We made a slight error on our travels and managed to pick the busiest weekend of the start of the season in Jasper so we decided to drive over into Alberta and stay in the town of Hinton and so pleased we did. As a...More

1  Thank walshy1160
Reviewed 22 July 2017

Near the parks and wildlife shop is a short walk around a very pretty lake. Took some lovely photos and even caught a little chipmunk on video. The reflections on the lake were really picturesque.

Thank Heatherh57
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

I have enjoyed this park for years. I have camped at Gregg Lake (lots of camp spots and calm lake), swam at Kelleys Bathtub (beach and quiet bay with walking trails) and seadoo-ed/tubed at Jarvis Lake (beach and picnic area, camping). The whole park is...More

Thank goingplacesfamily
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Donna H
23 August 2017|
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Response from 01BriLee72 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, we did (1 with Rogers, 1 with Telus)
Karen D
9 March 2017|
Response from Lucite | Reviewed this property |
There are flush toilets in the campsite areas, not at the boat launch, day use areas