Muscovite Lakes Provincial Park
About This Park
Muscovite Lakes Provincial Park is a newly established park that protects one of the few remaining examples of Sub-Boreal Spruce in the Parsnip Trench ecosection.
Park Size: 5,708 hectares
- Muscovite Lakes Provincial Park is a wilderness area. There are no facilities of any kind. Supplies and gasoline should be checked prior to traveling to the park. Suitable clothing should be worn and proper equipment for outdoor living carried. Visitors should be experienced and self-sufficient and have appropriate maps. 4-wheel drive vehicles are recommended and the roads in the area have heavy industrial traffic.
- Bring your own drinking water as potable water is not available in the park.
- Campfires are not permitted. Be prepared to bring a portable stove for cooking.
Location and Maps
Located on the western edge of Williston Lake, approximately 135 km north of Mackenzie on the Finlay Forest Service Road. The Finlay Forest Service Road can be accessed at approximately 10 km north of McLeod Lake on Hwy 97.
Maps and Brochures
Any maps listed are for information only - they may not represent legal boundaries and should not be used for navigation.
- Park Map (pdf)
Nature and Culture
- History - Muscovite Lakes Provincial Park is a Class A Park encompassing 5,708 hectares and was established on April 11th, 2001. Muscovite Lakes Provincial Park was first identified for Protected Area Status through the Mackenzie Land and Resource Management Plan process to protect one of the few remaining examples of Sub-Boreal Spruce in the Parsnip Trench ecosection.
- Wildlife - Muscovite Lakes Provincial Park provides important winter range for moose.
- General Wildlife, Marine & Outdoor Ethics Information