Camping in Centre Block of Cypress Hills, south of Maple Creek on Hwy #21, offers an exhilarating experience with over 600 campsites ranging from rustic to full service and includes group campgrounds and barrier free sites. There is firewood, playgrounds, picnic areas, shower/service centres, and close access to all other park amenities. The Centre Block is the developed area of the park where the majority of visitors plan to spend their camping vacation. Deer Hollow campground is open year round for rustic camping and by appointment in winter.
The West Block wilderness area of the park southwest of Maple Creek on Hwy #271, offers seasonal rustic camping and equestrian camping on a first come basis. For those who like to camp in places less traveled two campgrounds with basic services are available. The equestrian campground also offers basic services: corrals, tie stalls, and access to water ... and that's just for the horses. Human companions will be well looked after as well, with limited-service camping spots located in the vicinity of the corrals. Picnic tables, barbecues, garbage cans and out houses are provided. Drinking water is available. Trail maps and trail/road information are available at the West Block Ranger Station (306) 662-5489.
The Centre Block and West Block are an hour apart so you’ll want to be sure you know where you are going. Check maps below.
Campgrounds are also available in the Town of Maple Creek, Eagle Valley Campground and at the town of Eastend and Pine Cree in the Frenchman Valley. These campgrounds are a short drive to the Cypress Hills.
- Cypress Hills Saskatchewan Camping reservations: https://saskparks.goingtocamp.com/ or Call Centre: 1-855-737-7275
- Willowbend campground: http://www.willowbendcampground.com
- Town of Eastend: http://www.townofeastend.com
- Pine Cree campground: https://www.tourismsaskatchewan.com/listings/1609/pine-cree-regional-park