Muscovite Lakes Provincial Park
About This Park
Muscovite Lakes Provincial Park is a newly established park that protects one of the few remaining examples of Sub-Boreal Spruce in the Parsnip Trench ecosection.
Established Date: April 11, 2001
Park Size: 5,708 hectares
Know Before You Go
- Muscovite Lakes Provincial Park is a wilderness area and there are no facilities of any kind. Supplies and gasoline should be checked prior to traveling to the park. Suitable clothing should be worn and proper equipment for outdoor living carried. Visitors should be experienced and self-sufficient, and have appropriate maps.
- Four-wheel drive vehicles are recommended.
- The roads in the area have heavy industrial traffic.
- Bring your own drinking water; potable water is not available in the park.
- Campfires are not permitted. Be prepared to bring a portable stove for cooking.
Location and Maps
Maps and Brochures
Nature and Culture
- History: Muscovite Lakes Provincial Park is a Class A Park encompassing 5,708 hectares and was established on April 11, 2001. Muscovite Lakes Provincial Park was first identified for protected area status through the Mackenzie Land and Resource Management Plan process to protect one of the few remaining examples of Sub-Boreal Spruce in the Parsnip Trench ecosection.
- Wildlife: Muscovite Lakes Provincial Park provides important winter range for moose.