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William A. Switzer Provincial Park

Highway 40, Hinton, Alberta, Canada
+1 780-865-5600
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Great All Around Park/Campground near Hinton, Alberta

This is a great park located on Highway 40 that offers so much to do. Stop by their info center for... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Tiztaz
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Whidbey Island, Washington
Jasper without the rules

Jasper is getting to the point where it's not convenient to spend time there in the summer. William... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Brian L
,
Hinton, Canada
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good27%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“gregg lake” (24 reviews)
“hiking trails” (5 reviews)
LOCATION
Highway 40, Hinton, Alberta, Canada
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+1 780-865-5600
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a great park located on Highway 40 that offers so much to do. Stop by their info center for all the help you'll need for your stay. The park has dry camp sites as well as power and water sites and very reasonably...More

Thank Tiztaz
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Jasper is getting to the point where it's not convenient to spend time there in the summer. William Switzer is a great alternative and another perspective on the Rocky Mountains.

Thank Brian L
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Reviewed 25 February 2018

We have camped at Gregg lake for the past 3 years and will continue to come back. Tall trees nice sites and clean bathrooms and showers. The only issues I have is that they should put more power and water sites. The lake is close...More

Thank Gilber18
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Reviewed 10 January 2018 via mobile

There are so many things to enjoy in the park in every season! The camping is excellent, Jarvis Lake for swimming in the summer, the hiking trails in both summer & winter, many, many activities to enjoy!

Thank KelliDucharme
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Reviewed 9 January 2018 via mobile

Wonderful campground on the crystal clear Gregg Lake. Just canoes and kayaks and wildlife. A place where you can unwind in the peace and quiet and enjoy the spectacular stars at night.

Thank Nicola R
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Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

I love these park, is well preserve. Friendly staff and lots of places to visit inside of it. I personally loved it because of the fishing and camping

Thank Marcel_Randall
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Reviewed 10 November 2017 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
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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
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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
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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
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Donna H
23 August 2017|
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