Camping

COVID-19 Restrictions

The Altona Campground is open and operating at full capacity (30 sites). Campsites are designed for use by one family only, and there is to be no more than 10 people gathering in a common area at any time. Park bathrooms are open, and are following a daily sanitation schedule. Please note that water shoes or flip flops MUST be worn at all times in the washroom/shower facilities.

The Altona Aquatic Centre is closed for the 2020 season for pool liner replacement.

Please note: annual events such as Canada Day Celebrations on July 1st and the Manitoba Sunflower Festival July 24-26th have been cancelled.

Camping season is from the May long weekend through October. 

About

The Altona campground is located along the south border of the Buffalo Creek Nature Park, which is adjacent to Altona Centennial Park. With Altona’s many other attractions including the Aquatic Centre, Gallery in the Park, golf course and shopping mall, it’s the perfect place to call home during the summer. Call the recreation office for site availability (204) 324-9005

*** Please note, the Aquatic Centre will be CLOSED for the 2020 season, due to a construction project ***

Amenities

  • Altona Aquatic Centre featuring 2 water slides and a Junior Olympic size pool, picnic areas and concession. *** CLOSED FOR THE 2020 SEASON – CONSTRUCTION PROJECT ***
  • All sites are serviced sites and include 30 amp electrical and water.
  • Washroom and shower facilities.
  • Firewood available for sale (from the staff at the Recreation Office – 204-324-9005)
  • Excellent playground facilities!
  • Picnic Shelters available to reserve contact the Recreation office – 204-324-9005
  • Free Wi-fi (Contact the Rec. office for password)

Fees

Serviced Sites $25 per night.
Unserviced Sites $12 per night – “drop-in” only, and only on busy weekends. No Reservations accepted.

*Stay 6 consecutive nights and get your 7th night free!

Camp Rules

  • Pets must be leashed at all times. Owners are responsible for clean-up of droppings.  (Off-leash area North of the Millennium Exhibition Centre)
  • Only one family allowed per site.
  • Check-in time is 3 p.m.
  • Check-out time is 1 p.m. The sites must be cleared at this time.
  • Quiet hours are from 11 p.m. – 7 a.m. Generators must be off during this time.
  • Protect our trees, don’t move firewood. 

Reservation Info

  • By phone:  Call (204) 324-9005 from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. (Monday to Friday)
  • Online: Submit the reservation form below from April 7, 2020 to October. Requests will be processed within 2 business days.
  • From July 1 through September long week-end, all non-holiday week-end bookings are charged a minimum of 2 nights, all holiday week-ends are charged a minimum of 3 nights
  • On arrival, please check in at the Recreation Office – 227-10th Ave. NW, open Monday through Friday 8:30 am – 5:00 pm.

Cancellation Policy

  • For week-nights and non-holiday weekends, notice must be given 72 hours prior to check-in time for full refund, less the reservation fee. Campers will be charged fees for one night if they give less than 72 hours notice.
  • If cancelling on the day of the reservation, no refunds are given
  • For holiday weekends (Canada day wknd, August Civic Holiday, Labour Day wknd), notice must be given 7 days prior to check-in time for full refund, less the reservation fee.  Campers will be charged fees for the full wknd if they give less than 7 days notice.  
  • For group bookings of 5 sites or more, 30 days cancellation notice must be given for any refund, less the reservation fee.

Downloads

Campground Policy (PDF)
Map of Altona Centennial Park (PDF)
Map of Altona Park Campground (PDF)