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Box 150
Val Marie, SK  S0N 2T0
Grasslands National Park Location: Grasslands National Park. West Block approximately 1.5 hours S of Swift Current and East Block approximately 2 hours S of Moose Jaw.
Limited Wheelchair Access
Major Credit Card(s)
Modern Washrooms
One of 14 sites in Canada, the Grasslands National Park Dark Sky Preserve is one of the largest and darkest in the world covering 527 sq km. Experience a remarkably dark star-filled sky and night time wildlife undisturbed by light pollution. Follow the park on twitter #GrasslandsNP.

Open Year Round

Rates & Hours of Operation

  • Debit card accepted
  • Major credit cards accepted
  • Free admission

On-Site Amenities & Services

  • Limited wheelchair access
  • Tourist information
  • Public internet access (Wi-Fi)
  • Gift shop
  • Picnic area
  • Modern washroom
  • Pit toilet
  • Youth Activities
  • Children's activities
  • LGBT-friendly
  • Service in French

Recreational Features

  • Live animal viewing
  • Geocaching

Tour Information

  • Self-guided tour
  • Trail brochure/Map
  • Guided tour
  • Tours upon request

Attraction Features

  • Agricultural
  • Birding/Wildlife viewing
  • Dinosaur/Palaeontology/Archaeology
  • Natural History/Natural Sciences
  • Settlement history
  • Museum
  • Visitor Reception Centre
  • Roadside monument
  • Unique natural feature

Group Tour Information

  • Group tour services
  • Student group services
  • Bus parking
  • Guide services