The swimming pool is open from mid June to mid August, weather permitting. Campers taking swimming lessons must pay for the lessons at the time of booking. Five sets of Lessons are taught. Red Cross, Bronze Medallion and Bronze Cross classes. Public swim is held daily but times change at different dates in the season so please phone ahead. Lane swim is offered Monday – Friday. There is also a beach if you prefer to swim in the lake, no lifeguard on duty at the beach.
There is a recreation program offered throughout the summer, with many activities for children. The park has play areas situated at the beach as well as throughout the cabin area. There is beach volleyball and lots of open grass areas!
Boating and Fishing
The park is equipped with a boat launch, large parking area and fish filleting shack. There are pike, perch, walleye, whitefish and carp in the lake. The lake is excellent for fishing and is known for Catching the BIG ONE! Motor boats and water skiing are popular sports. There is a seasonal or daily fee for the boat launch. Watercraft such as jet skis are permitted in the park and must operate north of the cabins or south of the boat launch only.
The park is home to the only migratory bird banding station in Saskatchewan. The station is open from May 10-31, as well as August and September. The park is excellent for bird watching. The park is also next door to the Canadian Wildlife headquarters which offers a self guided driving or walking tour of the north end of the lake.