Lessard Lake Outdoor Education Centre
County-Managed Seasonal Facility
From tenting by the trails to full-service campsites on the shoreline of the Pembina River, the County provides an abundance of exceptional destinations for outdoor enthusiasts of every stripe.
Choose from a number of riverfront lots with front-row views of the best sunsets you’ll ever see. You can also opt for a campsite close to one of the many trail systems that wind throughout the County. Regardless of how you choose to immerse yourself in our great outdoors, our campgrounds are certain to leave you feeling as fresh as our country air, and longing to explore even more of the region.
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About Lessard Lake Outdoor Education Centre
The Lessard Lake Outdoor Education Centre is available at reasonable rates for meetings, recreation programs, fundraising events, social activities and much more!
Nestled among the tall trees, just steps from the popular Lessard Lake Public Campground, is the Lessard Lake Outdoor Education Centre. This exceptional facility features a 40x60 foot main lodge complete with a spacious, appliance-filled kitchen, chairs, tables, and a spectacular loft area overlooking the stone fireplace on the main floor. Residents are invited to utilize the Outdoor Education Centre, which is available at reasonable rates for meetings, recreation programs, fundraising events, social activities and much more! Rates include the use of canoes, picnic tables and two natural gas barbeques. Sleeping 48 persons, the large outdoor area can accommodate up to ten power and water RV sites, and four two-room cabins – each of which include six bunkbed frames. What’s more, firewood is supplied for the firepits that are all encircled by log seating.
Due to COVID-19, reservations are not being accepted at this time. The Outdoor Education Centre at Lessard Lake is owned and operated by Lac Ste. Anne County.
Call 780.785.3411 (toll-free 1.866.880.5722) to reach the County administration office for facility availability and bookings.
In 2020, Council discontinued the seasonal site lottery process.Please note out the new information regarding number of available sites, and which facilities will be offering seasonal sites.
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Due to the risk of COVID-19, Alberta Parks has put a number of measures in place since last year to reduce spread. We expect these measures will support a smooth and safe opening to the 2021 camping season.
Explore These Other County-Owned Campgrounds and Outdoor Facilities
Please note that the Sangudo Riverside Campground has been leased to Deep Creek Camping and Events for operations for the 2021 season. Campers are asked to direct any reservation inquiries to Deep Creek Camping and Events at 780.204.0497.
Lessard Lake Public Campground
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Other Regional Campgrounds and Camping Facilities
|Alberta Beach RV Park & Campground||780.924.2333|
|Alberta Beach Golf Resort & RV Park||780.924.2421|
|Deep Creek Camping & Events||780.204.0497|
|Eagles Rest RV Park|
|Gunn Campground & RV Park||780.221.8306|
|Gone Fish Inn||780.924.2253|
|Imrie Park Campground||780.405.6176|
|Kacikewin RV Campground & Cabins||780.924.3018|
|Kildeer Beach RV Resort||780.967.5672|
|Majeau Lake RV Park||780.699.3326|
|Mayerthorpe Golf & Country Club||780.786.4734|
|Memory Lane Campground||780.995.5555|
|Nakamun Store & RV||780.967.2151|
|Rich Valley RV Resort & Golf Course||780.914.4916|
|Sangudo Riverside Campground||780.204.0497|
|The Ranch RV Park||780.294.9593|