South - Grasslands National Park
Scenic / Historic Tour, Bird / Wildlife Viewing Sites, Palaeontology / Archaeology, National Park, Public Trails, Natural Attraction
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15 km E of Val Marie on Hwy 18, then S to Ecotour Road; follow the signs.
Latitude: 49.262033° N,
Longitude: -107.555863° W

The Ecotour Scenic Drive in Grassland National Park's West Block is a 20 km self-guided driving tour through the Frenchman River Valley (80 km round-trip to Val Marie). Allow two hours for viewing. Information panels along Ecotour Road provide interpretation of the prairie landscape. Enjoy the walking and hiking trails, view rare wildlife and breathtaking landscapes and picnic at one of the day use areas along the way! ​​Pick up a self-guided brochure from the Visitor Centre at Val Marie or at Frenchman Valley Campground.

Please plan ahead and check the Parks Canada website​ for the most up-to-date information on hours of operation and what to expect when you arrive. Campers a​re required to book online in advance via the Parks Canada Reservation System​​.​​​​
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​West Block Visitor Centre (in Val Marie), Frenchman Valley Campground Kiosk (West Block) and Rock Creek Visitor Centre (East Block) open May 1 to Oct 11. Visit website for open hours.​​​

Rates And Discounts

See website for details.

Access

  • Country / Rural
  • Wilderness

Services

  • Self-guided tour

Amenities

  • Interpretive signage
  • Nature trails
  • Picnic area
  • Picnic tables
  • Trail brochure / Map
  • Trail markers

Activities

  • Hiking
  • Stargazing

Accessibility

  • Family friendly

Language Services

  • French

Maps & Docs

Contact Info

Phone(s): 306-298-2257 | 1-877-345-2257 |
pc.infopnprairies-grasslandsnpinfo.pc@canada.ca

​West Block Visitor Centre (in Val Marie), Frenchman Valley Campground Kiosk (West Block) and Rock Creek Visitor Centre (East Block) open May 1 to Oct 11. Visit website for open hours.​​​

15 km E of Val Marie on Hwy 18, then S to Ecotour Road; follow the signs.

Latitude: 49.262033° N, Longitude: -107.555863° W

South - Grasslands National Park

The Ecotour Scenic Drive in Grassland National Park's West Block is a 20 km self-guided driving tour through the Frenchman River Valley (80 km round-trip to Val Marie). Allow two hours for viewing. Information panels along Ecotour Road provide interpretation of the prairie landscape. Enjoy the walking and hiking trails, view rare wildlife and breathtaking landscapes and picnic at one of the day use areas along the way! ​​Pick up a self-guided brochure from the Visitor Centre at Val Marie or at Frenchman Valley Campground.

Please plan ahead and check the Parks Canada website​ for the most up-to-date information on hours of operation and what to expect when you arrive. Campers a​re required to book online in advance via the Parks Canada Reservation System​​.​​​​

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Location Information

15 km E of Val Marie on Hwy 18, then S to Ecotour Road; follow the signs.

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lat. 49.262033° N, long. -107.555863° W

Contact Info

Phone: 306-298-2257 | 1-877-345-2257 |
pc.infopnprairies-grasslandsnpinfo.pc@canada.ca