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Cypress Hills Interprovincial Park

Highway 271 | Maple Creek, Saskatchewan S0N 1N0, Canada
(306) 662-5411
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Ranked #21 of 192 Attractions in Saskatchewan
Type: State Parks, Outdoors
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Type: State Parks, Outdoors
Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Moose Jaw, Canada
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

Would be nice to have a fire otherwise outstanding and lots to do like checking out the fort. Also lots of wildlife and very good scenery for pictures.

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37 reviews 37 reviews
13 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

It's important to understand that while the Cypress Hills Interprovincial Park may be marketed like a national park attraction like Banff it is not the same experience. At a place like Banff or Lake Louise we experienced a diverse community of people who have travelled from all over the US and Canada. It was quiet, people were friendly and you... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
19 reviews 19 reviews
7 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

We stayed on the Alberta side of Cypress Inter-provincial Park and loved every minute of it. The camp-ground was clean and very well kept. Our view from our site was actually lake front, it was completely beautiful and was the perfect spot for stargazing. Firerock offers showers, flush and pit toilets and here is where things went a little south.... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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53 reviews 53 reviews
24 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

I spent 3 days and nights in this park, in the rain. The roads and pathways were still okay even though there may have been a few larger potholes in the gravel section by the end of the weekend. I am sure glad there was a resort, and some places to get out of the rain. The observatory and Yurt... More 

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16 reviews 16 reviews
13 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

I've been here a few times over the years and always have a great time. I enjoy hiking and there are enough trails that are long enough to get away from the other activities in the park. I love the lodgepole forests, the rolling hills, and the conglomerate cliffs. I've always stayed at the resort and have been happy with... More 

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Moose Jaw, Canada
14 reviews 14 reviews
10 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

The park is nice. But it's more of a resort than camping. That's okay if that's what you're after. I'm not saying the park is bad. Just not really our thing. Expect big trailers/trucks/bon fires/music at night/etc... Maybe next year we'll try the other block that is apparently un-serviced and quieter.

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Medicine Hat, Canada
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27 reviews 27 reviews
7 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

We have been coming to Cypress every summer for many years! It is always a relaxing time. Our kids (now adults) went to the summer camps here in cypress for a number of years as well and made many long lasting friends. There is tons to do here for families. You can swim, golf, hike, go to the beach, canoe... More 

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6 reviews 6 reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

Every year for nearly the past 20 years we have made a summer family vacation tradition at Cypress Hills Saskatchewan. There is something for the whole family to do at the park. We stayed in the Terrace Campground which is walking distance to nearly every activity in the park and has a playground (which could be upgraded - it is... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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29 reviews 29 reviews
12 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Several camp sites allow for true camping - no electricity, no cell coverage, no large trailers next door. The area has a couple of lakes for fishing and swimming: Elk Water Lake offers a chance to stock up and go to a beach, but is very cold. The hills are beautiful and privacy abounds. A great Fort is on the... More 

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Regina, Canada
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105 reviews 105 reviews
18 attraction reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

We stayed at the Warlodge campground and enjoyed sleeping in the lodgepole pine forest. We had deer and moose roaming through the campgrounds, which was exciting for our twin toddlers. The outdoor swimming pool overlooking the small lake was also a great feature of the park. We will be coming back.

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