Emerald Lake

Park Info

May 15 - September 15
Park Entry:
$10.00 per day, $25.00 for a 3 day pass or $50.00 for a seasonal park pass
Payment Information:
Cash, Interac, Visa, MasterCard accepted.
53.17840 -106.95679
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Park Description

Look no further! You've found the hidden gem of Saskatchewan. Nestled in 160 acres of pine, poplar, birch and hazelnut trees you will find our clear, natural spring fed lake. Come and enjoy one of our beautiful sunsets as you gaze out over our amazing lake. We have it all! A 9-hole challenging sand green golf course. Well maintained and manicured public areas, 3 playgrounds, cabin and kayak rentals, sports pad with sporting equipment. Two concessions - one offering a large variety of tasty food and treats. Campsites with full hook up, power or primitive campsites to suit your style. All of our sites offer potable water. Pets are welcome and can enjoy our off leash area at the boat launch to swim and play (unfenced). We also offer two separate sets of Red Cross swimming lessons in July and August. Come visit...you won't be disappointed!

Local Services

The Town of Leask is a 20 minute scenic drive and offers a grocery store with in house meat market, hardware store, banking facilities, liquor store and more. The Town of Shell Lake is a 15 minute scenic drive and offers groceries, hardware, laundry, mini golf and 18 hole grass green golf course.

Park / Area History

Emerald Lake was formerly known as Ruxee Lake and was renamed Emerald for its clean, beautiful, spring fed water. In the 1920's the RM #465 applied to the Department of Natural Tourism for the lease on Emerald Lake. In the 1930's this lease was turned over to the Avebury Community Club. By as early as 1932 the club noted a substantial increase in the use of the resort. They recorded 30 to 40 campers spending the entire summer. In the 1950's the lease for Emerald Lake Resort was turned over to the Leask Branch of the Canadian Legion. In 1968 the Leask Legion turned the lease over to President Hector Duncan and Secretary C.E. Harris and Emerald Lake became a Regional Park.

Barrier Free Access

Beach, beach concession, shower house and sites are barrier free.


Alcohol Ban In Effect May Long Weekend.


Emerald Lake Regional Park Bylaws


Description Date Amount
Annual Canada Day Golf Tournament TBA/2021 TBA
Canada Day Celebrations – Cake, Coffee, Juice for Park Patrons July 1/2021 Free
Silent Auction – Donation of Auction Items  August 8 & 9, 2021 TBA
Emfest – Saturday – Kids Day Events August 8, 2021 Free
Emfest – Sunday – Pancake Breakfast August 9, 2021 TBA

Camping Fees

(prices are subject to change without notice)

Description Unit Amount
30 Amp and Water Daily $30.00
30 Amp, Water and Sewer Daily $36.00
Non Electric – with water Daily $20.00
Cabin Rental – Book for 7 consecutive days and receive on day free Daily $125.00 + $200.00 Damage Deposit

 Swimming Fees

(prices subject to change without notice)

Description Unit Amount
Red Cross Preschool (3-5 years) Weekly $45.00
Red Cross Swim Kids – Ages 6+ (Level 1 – 10) Weekly $55.00
Swimming Lessons – Week 1 TBA
Swimming Lessons – Week 2 TBA

Golfing Fees

(prices subject to change without notice)

Description Unit Amount
Adult Round 9 Holes $15.00
All Day 9 Holes $20.00
Junior Round (Under 18) 9 Holes $5.00
Adult Membership (18+) Seasonally $100.00
Adult Couples Membership Seasonally $170.00
Junior Membership (Under 18) Seasonally $30.00
Family Membership (3-4 people – guardian & kids under 18 years) Seasonally $200.00
Family Membership – additional children under 18 Seasonally $30.00
Cart Rental – Power 9 Holes $20.00
Personal Golf Cart License One Time Fee $25.00

Rentals/Other Fees

(prices subject to change without notice)

Description Unit Amount
Firewood Per Bundle $10.00
Kayak Rental – Single Daily $5.00
Kayak Rental – Double Daily $7.00



  • Aquatic Program / Swimming Lessons
  • Beach Area
  • Camp Kitchen / Picnic Shelter
  • Camping (Electricity, Water, Sewer)
  • Canoe and Kayak Rental
  • Fire Wood
  • Gasoline and/or Propane Services
  • Group Camping with Hall and/or Kitchen
  • Internet and/or Wifi Service
  • Playground
  • Quiet Time Enforced
  • Showers
  • Washrooms (Outhouse)
  • Barrier Free Areas (Wheelchair Accessible)
  • Boat Launch
  • Camping (Electrical Sites)
  • Camping (Non-Electrical)
  • Cell Phone Service
  • Fish Filleting
  • Golf Course 9 Hole Sand Greens
  • Hiking Trails
  • Pet Friendly
  • Potable Water
  • Security
  • Swimming Area
  • Basketball Court
  • Cabin Rental
  • Camping (Electricity and Water)
  • Camping Seasonal
  • Concession
  • Fishing
  • Groceries and Supplies
  • Horseshoe Pits
  • Picnic Tables
  • Public Telephone
  • Sewer Dump Station
  • Washrooms (Modern / Running Water)


Our 20 full service and 14 electrical sites have 30 amp electrical service. We also have seven water only sites. All sites have a picnic table and a barbecue pit. All are centrally located within easy distance of the shower house, concessions, parks, beach and have central garbage and water availability. We also house 47 full service seasonal sites. Firewood may be purchased from the main concession.  We have a 2 bedroom, fully renovated cabin for rent. Sleeps 7 in 2 spacious bedrooms.  One bedroom contains a sink bunk and double with single on top and a queen sized bed in the other room.  Satellite T.V., WIFI and air conditioning. Privacy yard with a fire pit, bbq and picnic table.  Park Authority will provide enhanced bylaw and noise violations on weekends and during the week when needed.



Come enjoy a challenging round of golf at Emerald Lake. This golf course features nine holes, sand greens, rolling hills and water. The clubhouse provides rentals for power golf carts and golf clubs.

  • 8 Hole Sand Green and 1 Artificial Green
  • Clubhouse
  • Snack Bar
  • Club Rentals
  • Power Cart Rentals
  • Outdoor Patio


Our buoyed swimming area ensures a safe water play area. It features a diving platform and floating dock.  No lifeguard on duty.  Red Cross swimming lessons are offered including pre-school for the very young.  Dates for swimming lessons are TBA.  What better time to take your vacation and enjoy our superb amenities!

Playground/Recreation Activities

Emerald Lake Park has three playgrounds: One near the seasonal campsites, the Joan Gray Memorial Playground near the beach and the Danni Jean Playground located near day campers and shower house. Located by the camp kitchen is our basketball court/sports pad. We have various sports equipment available for patrons use, just ask for more information at one of our concessions.

Boating and Fishing

We have a developed boat launch with an extended boat trailer parking lot. The lake is fed by natural surface underground springs and makes a real sport out of fishing. Wake boarding, skiing, kayaking and paddle boarding as well as canoeing are very popular. Watch our beautiful waterfowl, and wildlife such as loons, grebes, blue heron, pelicans, osprey and beavers. On occasion you might catch a glimpse of a black bear.