Campgrounds and parks

Campgrounds & Parks

Flagstaff County Owned and Operated Parks

Our campgrounds are open for the 2020 season!

We will be ensuring that all of our campgrounds comply with provincial health and safety guidelines to minimize the risk of transmission of COVID-19.

Please keep in mind that public washroom facilities are closed. Playgrounds are open, but social distancing rules and handwashing guidelines must be followed.

Campers can expect to see signage in place that outlines COVID-19 prevention measures in effect at each campground. Enjoy your stay!


Fees for Flagstaff County-operated campgrounds are as follows:

Power sites: $25/night

Non-Serviced sites: $20/night

We accept payment in cash or cheque. Please make cheques payable to "FLAGSTAFF COUNTY". 

For more inquiries regarding the Flagstaff campgrounds, please call our Agricultural Service Department at 780-384-4100.

Diplomat Trout Pond

diplomat trout pond

Location: East side of Hwy 855, across from the Diplomat Mine Interpretive Site. Approximately 16 km from Forestburg.
Sites: 15 non-serviced sites.

What it has to offer: The Trout Pond is home to many wildlife and plant species and can be seen from the nature trail or lakeside gazebo.

The Diplomat Trout Pond has been stocked annually with rainbow trout since 1980. There were 5,000 Rainbow Trout stocked in the pond on May 7, 2020. Click HERE for the full 2020 Alberta Fish Stocking Report.

The pond has also been stocked annually with tiger trout since 2018, providing a new diverse fishing opportunity for anglers that fish at this location. There were 1,500 tiger trout first stocked in September 2018 and another 1,500 last fall (Oct. 1, 2019). This pond is slated for 1,500 tiger trout for this fall as well.

As for other fish species, there have been confirmed findings of only fathead minnows. There have been no reports of Prussian carp or goldfish in Diplomat Pond reported to the Department or to local fisheries biologists.

* Camping is available on a first-come, first-served basis, with no reservations allowed. Campers are only permitted to stay a maximum of 10 nights.

Edgerton Day Campground

Location: 1 km south of Daysland on Rge Rd 163.
Sites: 12 powered sites (either 15 or 30 amp power on all sites).
What it has to offer: A covered picnic area for day stops, playground, multiple large group areas, large amount of overflow camping and parking.

* Camping is available on a first-come, first-served basis, with no reservations allowed. Campers are only permitted to stay a maximum of 10 nights.

Fish Lake Park

Location: North of Hwy 13, 2 km west of Hardisty.
Sites: 20 sites (8 serviced; 6 with 30 amp power, 2 with 15 amp power, and rest non-serviced).
What it has to offer: Two large group sites, day use area with a covered shelter, basketball hoop, fishing, lakeside gazebo, playground and beach area, swimming, fire pits, horseshoe pits, and golf course nearby. Only non-motorized boats allowed within Fish Lake.


* Camping is available on a first-come, first-served basis, with no reservations allowed.Campers are only permitted to stay a maximum of 10 nights.

Galahad Campground

Location: In Galahad on Guinevere Avenue East.
Sites: 6 sites with water and 30 amp power.
What it has to offer: A public washroom/shower house.
Contact: (780) 384-4118.

* Camping is available on a first-come, first-served basis, with no reservations allowed.

Galahad Municipal Grounds

Location: Former school grounds, northwest Galahad off Merlin Street.
Sites: Group camping to be utilized for such events as family reunions, weddings, etc.
What it has to offer: Showers and washrooms, ball diamonds, and fully enclosed gazebo with fire pit. Contact: (780) 384-4118

* Reservations required.

Strome Campground

Location: Northwest edge of town.
Sites: 25 non-serviced sites.
What it has to offer: Treed sites, fire pits, and fire grills, next to ball diamond, school playground, hall, and gazebo.
Contact: (780) 384-4118

* Camping is available on a first-come, first-served basis. No reservations allowed. No firewood provided.