Guided Hikes

Enjoy self-guided hikes from a number of locations within the Cypress Hills Destination Area.

Grasslands National Park

Grasslands National Park

p. 1-877-345-2257 (West Block Visitor Centre – Val Marie, SK)
p. 1-306-476-2018 (East Block McGowan’s Visitor Centre at Rock Creek Campground)
e. grasslands.info@pc.gc.ca
w. http://www.pc.gc.ca/eng/pn-np/sk/grasslands/index.aspx

Experience the rare opportunity of walking a timeless, prairie landscape. Select a trail experience that’s right for you. Contact the park for information on a range of hiking opportunities from leisurely strolls to awesome backcountry experiences.

Front Country Hiking

Front Country Trails are either built paths or marked routes. These trails usually begin at a day use or campground area and are easily accessible to visitors.

Back Country Hiking

A wilderness hiking experience for the free-spirited hiker! Hikers randomly explore and enjoy the native prairie landscape without the constraints of trails, markers or limits! Remember to bring your GPS, map and compass!

West Block Visitor Centre
Open:

  •        May 1 – October 9: open daily
  •        The park is always open

Hours:

  •        May 1 – May 18: 9:00am-4:30pm
  •        May 19 – September 4: 9:00am-7:00pm
  •        September 5 – October 9: 9:00am-4:30pm

Frenchman Valley Campground Kiosk
Open:

  •        May 19 – September 4: open daily

Hours:

  •        May 19 – September 4: 3:00pm – 9:00pm

East Block Visitor Centre
Open:

  •        May 19 – October 9: open daily
  •        The park is always open

Hours:

  •        May 19 – September 4: 9:00am – 5:00pm
  •        September 5 – October 9: 9:00am-4:30pm

Cypress Hills Interprovincial Park

Cypress Hills, Saskatchewan

p. 306.662.5411

Watch our Facebook page for any guided hikes that are taking place in the park and if you can’t make it on a day that an event is planned, check out some of the trails that offer interpretive signs.

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