89kms west of Edmonton,
2kms north of Entwistle Alberta.
Pembina River campground has a total of 132 campsites nicely suited for both RV's and
tents. Amenities include group camping, handicap spots, canoeing & kayaking,
hiking, mountain biking, play grounds, picnic shelters, showers, water, power, picnic tables,
amphitheater, sani dump and fish cleaning stations. Firewood is available for
is good for bird watching and
fishing for Whitefish
Pike. You'll need a
license to try your luck.
Campsites are well treed
and located in both open and private
Pembina River Campground fills
fast on weekends due to it's
close proximity to Edmonton.
Reservations are likely needed
during the camping season. The Pembina River gorge is
located near here. Towering cliffs as high as 62ms
can be found in the gorge. You can
hike the Riverside Trail that passes
the mouth of the
with excellent views of the gorge. Pembina River is also great for white
water rafting, several local touring companies use this stretch of river for
rafting tours. The name "Pembina" is a French Canadian term for 'High Bush
Cranberry'. Night skies here rank #4 on the
Bortle Scale. See the official web site
link below for fees, opening and closing
This is bear country,
food and food related items must be stored properly.
Near Here: Local campgrounds include
Wabamun Lake and