Battle Lake Campground

Wetaskiwin, Alberta

Battle Lake is a fishing area and campground in a mixed forest. There is a small sandy beach and boat launch. The campsite has toilets, showers, tap water, hiking trails, and a playground.

Directions: 10km W of Ma-Me-O on Hwy 13 to Rge Rd 14 then W on Twp Rd 462 for 4.8 km.

Contact: County of Wetaskiwin, 780.586.0722

COVID-19

Keep your distance from other people.

Practicing social distancing is essential right now. Follow the advice of the health experts. If your community has asked that you remain indoors and away from others, do so. Heading to the beach should only be considered an option if social distancing practices can be followed. Spending a day in any crowded place is the worst thing we can do for our most vulnerable right now and will counter the efforts to curb the virus’ spread.

For more information, please visit the World Health Organization public resource on COVID-19.

Water Quality
  • No data available

  • Special Status
  • This means the affiliate organization managing a beach has set the beach status based on special local knowledge or information. Check the beach description and the Sources section for details.
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Current Weather
6°C
Mostly clear
Monitoring Frequency

Battle Lake Campground is not sampled

Source Information

Privately monitored beaches are not monitored by AHS. Currently, no standardized guidelines for private monitoring exist.

Thus, the Swim Guide does not have current water quality data for beach locations listed as “private.” However, when we receive information that a beach is closed or otherwise unsuitable for swimming, we communicate this with AHS and share the information on the Swim Guide. We receive notice of a private beach being closed, or “posted,” through one of two means:An advisory is posted on Alberta Health Services websiteWe receive a pollution report from a Swim Guide userWe will always list a beach as “posted” when we receive notice of a watershed being contaminated. As well, we communicate this knowledge to AHS if it has been received by a Swim Guide user. In 2016, AHS is hoping to have standardized guidelines for monitoring water quality. As this information becomes available, we will share it with Swim Guide users. Monitoring StatusPrivately monitored beaches will always posted as “No Data” unless we have received notice that the beach or location is closed. A beach is marked Green when two consecutive single sample results are under 400 CFU/100 mL AND the geometric mean (average of 5 samples) is less than 200 CFU/100 mL over a 30-day period.A beach is marked Red when two consecutive single sample results are equal to or above 400 CFU/100 mL AND the geometric mean (average of 5 samples) are equal to or greater than 200 CFU/100 mL over a 30-day period.A beach is marked Grey if there is no current results or no available information.

Water Quality Graph

Battle Lake Campground

Wetaskiwin, Alberta

COVID-19

Keep your distance from other people.

Practicing social distancing is essential right now. Follow the advice of the health experts. If your community has asked that you remain indoors and away from others, do so. Heading to the beach should only be considered an option if social distancing practices can be followed. Spending a day in any crowded place is the worst thing we can do for our most vulnerable right now and will counter the efforts to curb the virus’ spread.

For more information, please visit the World Health Organization public resource on COVID-19.

Water Quality
  • No data available
  • Special Status
  • This means the affiliate organization managing a beach has set the beach status based on special local knowledge or information. Check the beach description and the Sources section for details.
For water quality icon legend, click:  
Current Weather
6°C
Mostly clear

Battle Lake is a fishing area and campground in a mixed forest. There is a small sandy beach and boat launch. The campsite has toilets, showers, tap water, hiking trails, and a playground.

Directions: 10km W of Ma-Me-O on Hwy 13 to Rge Rd 14 then W on Twp Rd 462 for 4.8 km.

Contact: County of Wetaskiwin, 780.586.0722

Monitoring Frequency

Battle Lake Campground is not sampled

Source Information

Privately monitored beaches are not monitored by AHS. Currently, no standardized guidelines for private monitoring exist.

Thus, the Swim Guide does not have current water quality data for beach locations listed as “private.” However, when we receive information that a beach is closed or otherwise unsuitable for swimming, we communicate this with AHS and share the information on the Swim Guide. We receive notice of a private beach being closed, or “posted,” through one of two means:An advisory is posted on Alberta Health Services websiteWe receive a pollution report from a Swim Guide userWe will always list a beach as “posted” when we receive notice of a watershed being contaminated. As well, we communicate this knowledge to AHS if it has been received by a Swim Guide user. In 2016, AHS is hoping to have standardized guidelines for monitoring water quality. As this information becomes available, we will share it with Swim Guide users. Monitoring StatusPrivately monitored beaches will always posted as “No Data” unless we have received notice that the beach or location is closed. A beach is marked Green when two consecutive single sample results are under 400 CFU/100 mL AND the geometric mean (average of 5 samples) is less than 200 CFU/100 mL over a 30-day period.A beach is marked Red when two consecutive single sample results are equal to or above 400 CFU/100 mL AND the geometric mean (average of 5 samples) are equal to or greater than 200 CFU/100 mL over a 30-day period.A beach is marked Grey if there is no current results or no available information.

Water Quality Graph

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