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Chain Lakes Provincial Park

Willow Creek Valley, Nanton, Alberta, Canada
+1 403-646-5887
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May long weekend camping trip

We had a great stay at the Chain lakes provincial park campground. Even though there are no fire... read more

Reviewed 23 May 2017
Nick B
via mobile

Awesome. My late father and I went almost every weekend. Started taking my son when he was younger... read more

Reviewed 16 January 2017
Terry C
via mobile
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Willow Creek Valley, Nanton, Alberta, Canada
+1 403-646-5887
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Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

We had a great stay at the Chain lakes provincial park campground. Even though there are no fire pits the campground is beautiful. Our site had a fantastic view of the lake and surrounding foothills. The playground is huge and new, out two boys (11...More

Thank Nick B
Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

Awesome. My late father and I went almost every weekend. Started taking my son when he was younger with his grandpa. Fish there all the time. Never been skunked. Camped here as well. Great place to get away. Awesome

1  Thank Terry C
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Very picturesque, especially before sunset. Visited in the summer when the weather was mild and sunny, and saw people fishing, playing in the water, and taking leisurely strolls.

Thank gboi77
Reviewed 12 June 2016 via mobile

Amazing 17 in an hour. Good size rainbow trout. A few suckers. Always fish there. Have a boat now so even better

3  Thank Terry C
Reviewed 26 April 2016

Yes hello goes out to all that might have the opportunity to come visit Chain lakes Provincial Park in a foothill setting next to the mountains with gorgeous views and good camping, access to camp kitchen, toilets, burger shack, pop machine and visitor info center,...More

Thank Andy V
Reviewed 25 April 2016

FIrst time at Chain Lakes Campground. Since it was first come first serve and it was not busy, we picked site B35, it had great views to the Southwest and enough space between sites that it was comfortable. The site was also very level. We...More

1  Thank CROBB87
Reviewed 21 April 2016

A beautiful park with camping sites. If you're looking for a peaceful place to go & get away from the city, this is it. If you need supplies or some great meals/entertainment, Nanton & Longview are just along the road. Chain Lakes is beautiful &...More

Thank Readon
Reviewed 3 November 2015

This was the favourite fishing trip destination of my Father-in-law, Stu. It has changed a lot since I was last there with him nearly forty years ago. One of the best times to be there is in the late spring. There are a lot of...More

Thank Michael W
Reviewed 30 September 2015

We love going to Chain Lakes. In the winter we go for ice-fishing, in the summer we love to walk around the lake, camp and the kids love the play ground.

1  Thank Lelas10070
Reviewed 12 August 2015

Last weekend, we decided to scout out chain lakes or should it be just lake. Anyway once we reached the place, We found that it was quite open meaning there was very little shade. Most trees were about 10 feet or so and shrubs. The...More

1  Thank Harold2010
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