Long Lake Provincial Park, Ellscott

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#241 of 407 in Parks in Alberta
Long Lake Provincial Park is a provincial park located in Alberta, Canada. Long Lake is located one and one half hours from Edmonton along Highway 831, south of the village of Boyle and northeast of the hamlet of Newbrook, within Thorhild County.The park is situated at an elevation of 625m and has a surface of 14.3km2. It was established on March 25, 1957 and is maintained by the Alberta Parks Division of Alberta Environment and Sustainable Resource Development.RecreationRecreation activities available at the park include: Camping, Canoeing/Kayaking, Cross Country Skiing, Downhill Skiing, Fishing, Group Use, Hiking - Front Country, Horseshoes, Ice Fishing, Mountain Biking/Cycling, Power Boating, Sailing, Snowmobiling, Swimming and Water Skiing There is also the Long Lake Ski Area, a downhill and cross country ski area for recreation during the winter months with a chalet and cafe. A golf course and horse stables are also located nearby.Facilities and ServicesBoat Launch Boat Launch, Change Rooms, Cook Shelters, Fast Food Concession, Firepits, Firewood Sold, Fish Cleaning Stations, Flush Toilets, Golf Course, Grocery/supply store, Hand Launch, Horseshoe Pitch, Laundry, Pay Phone, Picnic Shelter, Pier, Pit/Vault Toilets, Playground, Power, Sewage Disposal, Showers, Warmup Shelter, Water (TapWater), Wheelchair Accessible
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  • Great location and what beautiful scenery! I didn't use the campground, I was just looking for a nice beach to spend the day. The beach in itself is very nice, but the water did raise some concerns fo...  more »
  • This campground is good although the sites close to the beach are way too open and overused. Lots of yahoos in those ones who come for the boating. We've stayed before with friends and I chose this as...  more »
  • People we spoke with were raving about this place but we found it just average, probably because we were camping in the "B" loop campsite area. There are no decent washrooms unless you walk a total of...  more »
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  • Best place for water fun. Never ever will go any other place now. This is the best
  • Good sized site, generally well maintained. Crafts for kids, good hiking paths, golf course up the road, paint ball park up the road. Swimming are well kept. Sites for every one desires from tenting to long received. Trailrrs/5th wheelers.
  • Great park and lake. The jack fishing is great although you won't catch anything you can keep as there mostly all under size limit. Was there for 5 days and every day we caught and released numerous fish. Only set back is no cell service.
  • I used the group camping spot with my friends and let me tell you... do not pull your trailer to the end of the road. it took us 30 minutes to maneuver my trailer so we could drive back out. Don't be like us, get out and check out the area on foot first! Other than that one hiccup we had a great time and the whole area has a gate you can shut so people don't mindlessly drive in.
  • Came here on a Sunday night without making reservations. The lady at the registration office was helpful and got us a great site with power and some trees for our dog to sniff around in. There were great walking paths along the lake and a nice big beach with swimming (no dogs allowed at this part). I also managed to head down to the shore just off of D loop and catch 3 small pike in about 15 minutes. We only stayed one night, but we'll be back again!
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