Waterton Lakes National Park

Reservation launch dates

We're moving our reservation system to a new platform! You need to create a new account this year, even if you’ve used our system before. Launch day can be very busy, so be sure you prepare in advance.

See launch dates and times
How to prepare for launch day

Townsite Campground

The Townsite Campground is closed for the season.

Belly River Campground

Belly River Campground is open May 12 to September 4, 2023.

Campsites at Belly River Campground are available on a first-come, first-served basis only. We do not take reservations for this campground.

During peak season (July and August), the campground tends to fill quickly and is usually full for the night by early afternoon.

Group camping

Group camping is available at Belly River Campground. This camping area is for groups of 25 or more.

Starting April 1, 2023, reservations can be made for Belly River Group Campground: Phone number: 403-859-5109 to reserve.

Backcountry camping

There are 10 backcountry campgrounds in Waterton Lakes National Park: Alderson Lake, Bertha Bay, Bertha Lake, Boundary Bay, Crandell Lake, Goat Lake, Lineham Lakes, Lone Lake, Snowshoe and Twin Lakes.

Reservations are available for backcountry campsites: Phone number: 403-859-5133 to reserve.

Crandell Mountain Campground

Crandell Mountain Campground remains closed due to damage sustained in the Kenow Wildfire.

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