Long Lake Centre

Long Lake Centre is an environmental education facility managed by Alberta Environment and Parks that is available to rent by organizations that provide youth/family education programming focused on environmental and natural resource stewardship.
Long Lake Centre

Located 150 kilometres north of Edmonton and 30 kilometres southwest of Athabasca Town, Long Lake Centre is nestled in the beautiful boreal forest along a quiet, pristine lake.

Land Location: SE1-65-25-W4

Discover Alberta’s boreal forest and wetlands

Take a paddle and listen to the loons; observe native trees, plants, birds and other species by taking a scenic hike; or relax on the lakeshore and soak in nature’s sounds.

Facility Rentals – November 1st through April 30th

Closed annually for maintenance December 1st through January 31st.

Long Lake Centre is available to rent through Alberta Environment and Parks from November 1 to April 30 annually, excluding annual maintenance times (as noted above).

Terms, prices and application form are detailed below:

  • Rental Fee Chart - Jan 2017 (1 page, <1 MB)
    Review facility rental fees and pricing.

  • Facility Rental Policies – Nov 2015 (2 pages, <1 MB)
    Submit with deposit.

  • Informed Consent, Individual - Jul 2015 (1 page, <1 MB)
    Each person visiting Long Lake Centre completes and submits this form.

  • What to Bring? - Jul 2015 (1 page, <1 MB)
    A list of what is provided at the centre and recommendations on what to bring.

Facility Rentals – May 1st through October 31st

Facility rentals from May 1 to October 31 can be arranged by contacting:

Wild by Nature Adventures
Email: info@wildbynatureadventures.com
Tel: 780 920-3677
Website: Wild By Nature Adventures

Long Lake Centre facilities

Facilities at Long Lake Centre include:

  • A total of 14 rustic, canvas-top cabins with wood burning stove
  • Four-bed staff house with full bathroom and kitchen
  • Heated outhouses
  • Men's and Women's wash houses with individual shower stalls
  • Modern, commercial kitchen and dining area for 95 people
Long Lake Centre North

Long Lake Centre is divided into two areas, North and South.


  • (A) Dining hall & kitchen
  • (B) Staff house
  • (F) Wash house
  • (G) Eight cabins
  • (H) Office
  • Heated outhouses


  • Six cabins
  • One summer lounge cabin
  • Outhouses

The south area can be added to a main-site rental.

Long Lake Centre is proud to be accredited with the Alberta Camping Association for over 30 years:



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Updated: Oct 31, 2017