This park is currently closed due to fire hazard.
Fire Restrictions in Effect for this Park
Please Note: During a campfire ban, smoking is restricted in all public areas of a park or protected area. Please read this Information Bulletin [PDF].
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Activities Available at this Park
Facilities Available at this Park

Kiskatinaw River Provincial Park

About This Park

Visitors to Kiskatinaw River Provincial Park will enjoy the scenic grasslands and have a good opportunity to view wildlife, such as mule deer, on the open hillsides. Bald eagles and other raptors can be seen regularly flying along the river corridors.

Established Date: January 25, 2001

Park Size: 154 hectares

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Location and Maps

Please note: Any maps listed are for information only – they may not represent legal boundaries and should not be used for navigation. Kiskatinaw River Provincial Park is located at the confluence of the Kiskatinaw and Peace Rivers about 10 km from the Alberta border. There is no road access to this park.
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Nature and Culture

  • Cultural Heritage: The area has been traditionally used by First Nations of the Treaty 8 Tribal Association.
  • Conservation: Kiskatinaw River Provincial Park conserves rare grassland vegetation in the Peace Lowland ecosection. A red-listed species, the fennel-leaved desert parsley (Lomatium foeniculacrum var. foeniculaceum) has also been recorded at this site.
  • Wildlife: Mule deer, white-tailed deer and other ungulates frequent the open hillsides. Coyote, beaver and other small mammals are also common throughout the area. The area has a great diversity and abundance of songbirds such as warblers.
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Management Planning

Management Planning Information
  • Online Management planning information for this park is not available at this time.
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Activities Available at this Park

Canoeing

Canoeing

The Peace River provides good opportunities for recreational kayaking, canoeing, rafting and power boating.
Cycling

Cycling

Cycling is permitted but there are no designated trails. Helmets are mandatory in British Columbia.
Fishing

Fishing

Anyone fishing or angling in British Columbia must have an appropriate licence.
Hiking

Hiking

Visitors can hike through the area but there are no developed trails at this park.
Horseback Riding

Horseback Riding

Horses and/or horseback riding are permitted. There are no designated trails.
Hunting

Hunting

The park is open to hunting. All hunters to the area should refer to the current BC Hunting and Trapping Regulation synopsis for more information.
Swimming

Swimming

There are some swimming opportunities in the river. There are no lifeguards in provincial parks.
Wildlife Viewing

Wildlife Viewing

There are wildlife viewing opportunities.