This park is currently closed due to fire hazard.
Supplies and gasoline should be checked prior to travelling to the park. Suitable clothing should be worn and equipment for outdoor living carried. Visitors should have appropriate maps. Bring your own drinking water, as potable water is not available in the park.
Ed Bird-Estella Lakes Provincial Park
About This ParkThis is a very remote area of the province and visitors should be well equipped as there are no supplies of any kind easily accessible. The marl bottom of the lakes give them their wonderful colour.
Established Date: April 11, 2001
Park Size: 5,587 hectares
Location and MapsPlease Note: Any maps listed are for information only – they may not represent legal boundaries and should not be used for navigation.
Nature and Culture
- History: Ed Bird-Estella Lakes Provincial Park was established on April 11th, 2001 as a Class A Park encompassing 5,587 hectares. Prior to being a provincial park, Ed Bird-Estella Lakes Park was a forest recreation site and through the Mackenzie LRMP process was identified to be made a Protected Area.
- Cultural Heritage: This area was a traditional use area for First Nations.
- Conservation: Colourful lakes because of marl bottoms.
- General Wildlife, Marine & Outdoor Ethics Information
- Management Planning Information
- Approved Purpose Statement and Zoning Plan [PDF 1.5MB] for Ed Bird-Estella Lakes Provincial Park