[HT-Simple] Dunvegan Natural Area (PNT)

This site is on the northside of the Peace River and east of Highway 2. The Natural Area has two part separated by private land and is downstream (east) of the Dunvegan – Dunvegan Provincial Park.

Screen capture from the SAPAA-Google Map of Dunvegan Natural Area.
Screen capture from the SAPAA-Google Map of Dunvegan Natural Area.

Map of the Area

Any maps and map views are for general information only. Do not rely on them for navigation or to determine legal boundaries.

Other Information

Two portions of crown land is separated by a private land holding. Based on the county map, it appears both parcels of land have agricultural leases [1].

Scottish Castles. Dunvegan came from the ancestral home of Archibald Norman McLeod who established a Northwest Company trading post here in 1805. An important trading hub, it did not close until 1918 [2].

Site Statistics

Site NameDunvegan (PNT)
Site TypeNatural Area
SubtypeProtective Notation (PNT)
Natural Region(s)Dry Mixedwood
O.C. No. (Land Ref. Manual)N/A
PASite ID (Map Ref #)21
Site # (Parks Website)N/A
Total Area320.34 ha. (791.60 ac.)
Recreation Activities
Operated By
Notes and Comments
Statistics and Details for Dunvegan (PNT)


The following links are provided as a courtesy but are not verified or endorsed by SAPAA. Clicking on the link will cause you to leave the SAPAA website. Primary source of information is: Government of Alberta. All websites accessed 2022-11-13.

  1. Hamlet & Land Ownership Maps | M.D. of Fairview (mdfairview.com).
  2. Aubrey, Merrily K., ed. Concise Place Names of Alberta. Calgary: University of Calgary Press, 2006; p. 97.

Editing, Review and Silence Procedure

  1. FRANK: Publish page
  2. HUBERT/PATSY: Assign page for editing by update tbd in the Title (4-
  3. Review for readability and alignment to SAPAA organizational reputation.
  4. Best available image
  5. Review for accuracy including:
    1. Correct map and site statistics
    2. Area size is correct
    3. Standards (e.g. use of hyphens, spelling, etc.)
    4. References are accessible and and notes match
  6. Review for formatting, e.g.: Centered captions, No empty blocks
  7. TEAM: Last walk through
    1. Any final discussion or notes
    2. Remove [name] from title
    3. Add to log book for silence procedure
    4. Delete these notes.

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