Provincial Park 140kms northwest of Edmonton Alberta.
Due to it's close proximity to Edmonton it fills fast on weekends, reservations
Thunder Lake campground contains 127 well treed campsites nicely suited for both RV's and
tents. Amenities include group camping, huge sandy beach, canoeing & kayaking,
play grounds, picnic shelters, public phone, showers, water, power, picnic
tables, handicap sites, concession, sani dump, swimming areas, boat launch,
water skiing, fish cleaning stations, ice fishing and wildlife watching. Firewood is available for sale.
Thunder Lake has good Northern Pike and Yellow Perch fishing. You'll need a
license to try your luck. The campground
is great for families with young
children, kids can spend hours
at the beach and nearby playgrounds.
Boaters will find a well designed
easy to use boat launch with a long
dock for mooring. Expect a lot of motor boats here during summer weekends.
Thunder Lake has an approximate total surface area of 7.03kms with an
average depth of
maximum depth of
During summer blue-green algae blooms avoid any contact with the lake water.
Thunder Lake Provincial Park also attracts a large variety of migrating
waterfowl and is a great place for birders. The lake was named after loud
ice cracking noise during the winter months. Night skies here rank #4-5 on the Bortle Scale. See the official web site
link below for fees, opening and closing
Near Here: Local campgrounds include
Freeman River, and
You are in bear country.
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