The Eagle River Staging Area is nestled in the lush forest a short 10 km outside of Whitecourt along Highway 32 North toward Swan Hills. The site functions as both a snowmobile staging area in the winter months and a group camping area, which can accommodate approximately 20 to 30 campers, during the summer.

The staging area hosts a sheltered cook house complete with a cook stove that is provided to those who rent the facility, and a fire pit is also conveniently located on the staging area premises.

Quick Facts

  • Snowmobile staging area in winter, leads to an assortment of trails
  • Group camping area in summer (can accommodate 20 to 30 campers)
  • Sheltered cook house
  • Cook stove available for facility renters
  • Fire pit
  • $200/night

To book your group camping adventure at the Eagle River Staging Area, contact the Forest Interpretive Centre in Whitecourt at 1.800.313.7383