Camp at Preachers Point

Preachers Point

This camp spot is a hidden gem in the Canadian Rockies, no permit required and virtually unoccupied during the off-season.

Turn off of the David Thompson Highway at Preachers Point Staging Area, approximately 60km south west of Nordegg. Beside Abraham lake, enjoy a perfect camp spot with beautiful views of the Canadian Rockies in every direction. With no cell service or amenities, this is a true experience of being the outdoors, and a cost-free stay. During the fall and winter months, you may have the area to yourself to enjoy the serenity of nature and a truly indescribable camping experience.

Pack List

  • All-season tent
  • Suitable sleeping gear for the weather
  • Camera
  • Fire starter
  • Water and food for duration of stay
  • Extra warm clothing
  • Emergency/first aid kit
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Activities Camping, Photography
Skill Level Intermediate
Season Autumn
Features
Lake
Scenic

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Easy access

In the winter it's one of the few spots open near Abraham Lake. If you're camping in temps below 0˚F you'll likely be the only one.


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