Prince Albert National Park camping reservations open Friday

Campers are encouraged to take advantage of the hiking trails and wildlife viewing when planning their summer trips. (Parks Canada/Submitted)

We may be hitting the worst of winter, but Parks Canada is reminding the public that summer camping reservations open soon for Prince Albert National Park.

Reservations open on Friday, Jan. 10 at 8 a.m. Central Standard Time for the Beaver Glen Campground and the Red Deer Campground, which are open from May 15 to Oct. 11.

Parks Canada recommends making reservations, especially during the peak of the summer season and on long weekends.

You can make a reservation for a campsite online at or by calling 1-877-737-3783.