What's new in Waskesiu


Public Notice: BOIL WATER ADVISORY

​for Waskesiu Lake - updated March 27, 2017.


Updated March 27, 2017 - IMPORTANT NOTICE FROM PARKS CANADA:Details on the March 17 water main break at Waskesiu.


Entrance to Prince Albert National Park and Waskesiu is FREE for all of 2017. Order your Discover Pass today!

Click here for full details.


To celebrate the 150th Anniversary of Canada's Confederation in 2017, Parks Canada's 2016 Annual Passes are valid for two full years!  Click here for full details.


​2017 Summer Student Employment Opportunities at Waskesiu,


Prince Albert National Park Winter Guide 2016-2017.


Prince Albert National Park Infrastructure Update as of February 2nd, 2017 including photos of work in progress on the Waskesiu Marina Rehabilitation Project and installation of the new pedestrian bridge across the Kingsmere River. 


GREATEST STUDENT JOBS EVER!Parks Canada Agency has 2017 summer job opportunities available in Waskesiu Lake - Prince Albert National Park.


Earlier this year, the New York Times named Canada the top travel destination for 2017.Click here to see their list of "40 Canadian Towns You Haven't Heard of but Should Definitely Visit". Waskesiu and Emma Lake made the list, along with a host of other PCA places.


Book your campsite beginning this Friday! Starting at 8:00 am on January 13th you can book your site in one of our front-country campgrounds, Beaver Glen and Red Deer. To make a reservation,visit: 

reservation.pc.gc.ca/PrinceAlbert or call 1-877-737-3783. Remember, entry is free and regular camping fees will apply.


Parks Canada student job postings at Prince Albert National Park for summer 2017. 


Join the Waskesiu Ski Club.Sign up online now. 


Namekus Lake makes the list of Explore Magazine's 35 top campgrounds in Canada. 


Canadian Family Magazine's list of best places to go cross-country skiing in Canada.


News Release: The Government of Canada Invests in Prince Albert National Park.


There's much more on our Visitor News & Information page.


​Photo courtesy of Raylene Hannotte

Welcome to Waskesiu


The Waskesiu Community Council welcomes you to Waskesiu, where you can experience lake living at its most serene.

Our website keeps you updated on events, activities and information for visitors and residents. Please look around, and if you have any questions, feel free to contact us.

• Boil Water Advisory in Effect • FREE Entry to PANP in 2017 • Waskesiu Lakeside Music Festival is August 25-27, 2017 • Book your 2017 Campsite beginning Friday, January 13 • Prince Albert National Park is open year round! • Kingsmere road and boat launch closed • Watch here for special and urgent announcements or upcoming events •

Photo courtesy of Raylene Hannotte

Photo courtesy of Raylene Hannotte

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