The Waskesiu Fire Department provides fire and rescue services to the Prince Albert National Park which includes the community of Waskesiu. The Fire Department consists of one part time Fire Chief, 4 Captains and 17 Firefighters during our peak summer season. Firefighters are paid for emergency responses and training. 

Dispatching is done by 9-1-1 Fire dispatch which is located in the City of Prince Albert. The department operates out of one fire hall using custom fire truck Engine 171. The department has mutual aid agreements with the Lakeland Fire Department and City of Prince Albert Fire Department.


About Engine 171:

  • 2001 Pierce Contender
  • 1250 gallon per minute pump
  • 1000 gallon water tank
  • 800 Feet of 5-inch supply hose
  • Seating for 6 firefighters


If you are interested in becoming a member of the Waskesiu Fire Department, please contact the Fire Chief:
Les Karpluk 
PO Box 100 
Waskesiu Lake, SK S0J 2Y0 
Phone: 306-960-6475 
Email: genesis2020solutions@sasktel.net

Automated External Defibrillator locations in Waskesiu:
Hawood Inn
PANP Visitors Centre
PANP Compound
Waskesiu Golf Course
EMT Response Vehicle
(during summer months) 

Emergency Services

Emergency Contact Information
Police * Structural Fire * Ambulance – 911


Wildlife issues, Campground disturbances, Wildfire, Poaching, Search & Rescue, etc. - 1-877-852-3100


PRINCE ALBERT NATIONAL PARK VISITOR SAFETY


RCMP: 306-663-4400
For law enforcement matters such as:

  • Alcohol-related offences
  • Highway traffic offences
  • Theft and vandalism

 


​Resource Conservation Office:
Monday to Friday 8:00 am – 4:00 pm, 306-663-4522
After hours 1-877-852-3100


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