William A. Switzer Provincial Park, Hinton

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William A. Switzer Provincial Park is a provincial park in Alberta, Canada.

It is located on both sides of the Bighorn Highway, between Grande Cache and Hinton. Various campgrounds are maintained on the shores of Gregg Lake, Cache Lake, Blue Lake and Jarvis Lake.

This park is situated within the foothills of Alberta's Rocky Mountains, at an elevation of 1,150 m (3,770 ft) to 1,300 m (4,300 ft) and has a surface of 93 km2 (36 sq mi). It was established on December 22, 1958 and is maintained by Alberta Tourism, Parks and Recreation. The park is named after former provincial Member of the Legislative Assembly William Switzer.
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  • We stayed at Gregg lake provincial park. It was a beautiful campground, clean bathrooms and nice hot showers! The park rangers put together fantastic learning presentations that the whole family...  more »
  • This is an easy place to get to. It can handle tenting to motorhomes. Many spot with access to the lakes by vehicle or walking/biking trails. The trails are maintained but do have trees fallen over...  more »
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  • We only stopped in for lunch on our way home from a long trip, but the area was amazing with great sites, cure streams running through the grounds, covered areas, playground, private campsites, and a nice beach. We intend on going back for a much longer stay.
  • Had most amazing time today at Kelley's Bathtub snow shoeing. We ate so lucky to live in such beautiful country and mountains right here
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