Waskesiu & Area Wilderness Region Blog

  • Prince Albert National Park Featured in National Geographic


    Price Albert National Park
    Waskesiu Lake
    Prince Albert National Park in the Waskesiu & Area Wilderness Region

    National Geographic names Prince Albert National Park the most popular park in Canada.

  • PANP Precipitation Data

    PANP has compiled the Waskesiu precipitation data for the 2013 fire season and a few records were set. 


  • Wild Wild West

    Christopher Lake Western Days

    Nothing says summer like dunk tanks, parades and petting zoos! The long-standing Christopher Lake Western Days is back this year with a great lineup of family-friendly events scheduled for Aug. 10, 2013.

  • Wet n' Wild

    Waskesiu Flood

    The Waskesiu Wilderness Region prides itself on great fishing, but it’s usually limited to the lakes! In mid-June the area was bombarded by record amounts of rain with water levels reaching an all-time high in the Waskesiu townsite.

  • oTENTiks: The New 'Tent' in Town


    The best way to enjoy Prince Albert National Park is to stay the night, and Parks Canada’s new oTENTiks make this possible with their tent/cabin hybrids. Visitors who aren’t willing or equipped to sleep on the ground in a tent will enjoy the comforts of the oTENTik.