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Prince Albert National Park

Waskesiu Lake, Saskatchewan, Canada
+1 819-420-9486
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Huge park with lots to offer

When you drive from Saskatoon to Lake Waskesiu you enter a totally different environment. Gone are... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
CJ B
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Wayland, Massachusetts
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Worth the effort

Maybe not so high on the list of Canada's national parks, it is maybe only so because of its... read more

Reviewed 8 October 2017
Edward W
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Toronto, Canada
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Waskesiu Lake, Saskatchewan, Canada
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

When you drive from Saskatoon to Lake Waskesiu you enter a totally different environment. Gone are the rolling wheat fields. Ahead is boreal forest, winding rivers, and a huge lake. There is so much to do- fishing, hiking, birding, camping, etc. The little community on...More

Thank CJ B
Reviewed 8 October 2017

Maybe not so high on the list of Canada's national parks, it is maybe only so because of its competition. In all rights, this park deserves better exposure than what it gets, especially so in the fall when the tree colors come alive. We were...More

Thank Edward W
Reviewed 29 September 2017

Waskesiu is a tremendous vacation spot. And everybody knows it. If you want to enjoy the amazing scenery without all the people and the bugs, give it a whirl in late fall. We stayed in an oTENTik ($120 a night which is a bit steep)...More

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Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

Our only regret is that we didn't book an extra day here! We came mid-week in late September and the autumn colours were incredible! We stayed in the Otentiks and pretty much had the park to ourselves. Usually we are tent campers but were worried...More

1  Thank Regan S
Reviewed 18 September 2017

This large National Park was not that interesting to us. We spent one day there, walked a couple of trails. The bog boardwalk trail was nice. We drove outside of the park for several hours to the west entrance to see if we could see...More

Thank Rosey009
Reviewed 22 August 2017

We booked early and online through Parks Canada for a camping site in Beaver Glen campground. It was a most-pleasurable ten day camping holiday.

1  Thank David M
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

A very beautifull national park with lots of trails and activities for all ages. Good camping with tent at Bever Glenn.

Thank Koen A
Reviewed 30 July 2017

So the national park is awesome, as usual. The beaches are great and the rest of the experience is awesome. The boat launch is not so much. After the federal government put in a bunch of money to the marina last year (black top, parking,...More

1  Thank Brett P
Reviewed 18 July 2017

PANP exceeded our expectations, Waskasiu townsite very quaint and reminded us of the mountain parks. We stayed in Red Deer campground and what a great location walking distance to virtually everything in town. Lots of nice paths and a great beach area with playground. I...More

1  Thank CanuckAlberta
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

We visited this park as part of a Canada 150 Canada day long weekend roadtrip where we went to both Grasslands National Park and this park. We preferred this park by far, even though we ended up staying in BeaverGlen overflow camping. Waskesiu is a...More

2  Thank lunalia
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Joan L
31 May 2017|
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Response from Clay W | Reviewed this property |
You can either check out Prince Albert National Park website or call the park for more campground information. I haven't camped there for at least 15 years but the campground I stayed in was Beaver Glen and it was really... More
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pfriderfan55
10 May 2017|
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Response from kmeister | Reviewed this property |
I do believe that STC was doing a daily run into Waskesiu, but obviously that will be ending May 31 with the closure of STC. Other than that, I don't believe there is any public transportation running from Saskatoon to the... More
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kurshak
7 July 2016|
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Response from Nathan S | Reviewed this property |
There a huge beach with playground equipment and volleyball nets. There's tons of walking trails, dual tricycle rentals, a movie theatre, clothing stores and restaurants. It's a beautiful place to experience some outdoor... More
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