This sizeable (11 sections) Natural Area, 15 km northwest of Fairview, contains open pine stands, black spruce-tamarack wetlands, aspen woods and willow shrub land.
Map of the Area
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It is an area of stabilized sand dunes with a mosaic of forested ridges and wetlands. The site’s diverse habitats are home to a wide variety of plants and animals.
|Site Name||Sand Lake|
|Site Type||Natural Area|
|Natural Region(s)||Dry Mixedwood|
|O.C. No. (Land Ref. Manual)||519/95|
|PASite ID (Map Ref #)||26|
|Site # (Parks Website)||501|
|Total Area||2896.79 ha. (7158.05 ac.)|
|Recreation Activities||Cross-country skiing, Hiking – front country, Wildlife viewing|
|Operated By||Parks Division|
|Notes and Comments|
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: Information & Facilities – Sand Lake Natural Area | Alberta Parks (All links accessed on 2022-12-11).