Pinhorn Natural Area (CNT)

Two non-adjacent parcels of land make up this site; the northern portion has a boundary on the Milk River.

Screen capture from the SAPAA-Google Map of Pinhorn (CNT) Natural Area (blue areas, top left corner).
Screen capture from the SAPAA-Google Map of Pinhorn (CNT) Natural Area (blue areas, top left corner).

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

This Consultative Notation (CNT) site is composed of two parts separated by about 3-4 km. The northern portion lies on and north of the Milk River. The sites are part of the Pinhorn Grazing Reserve [1].

Gerald Charles Pinhorn was a homesteader and veterinarian. He served with the Royal North West Mounted Police, and then as a government veterinary inspector. The Pinhorn Provincial Grazing Reserve is named after him.

Site Statistics

Site NamePinhorn (CNT)
Site TypeNatural Area
SubtypeConsultative Notation (CNT)
Natural Region(s)Dry Mixedgrass
O.C. No. (Land Ref. Manual)N/A
PASite ID (Map Ref #)12
Site # (Parks Website)N/A
Total Area387.76 ha. (958.17 ac.)
Recreation Activities
Operated By
Notes and Comments
Statistics and Details for Pinhorn (CNT)


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 the Government of Alberta.

  1. Alberta Government, Pinhorn Provincial Grazing Reserve.
  2. Alberta On Record, Pinhorn, G.C.

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