Casual Camping

Camp Harmattan is situated along the beautiful Little Red Deer River. Just minutes away from Olds or Sundre, Camp Harmattan is the perfect peaceful getaway in central Alberta.

  • Casual camping runs from May-October.
  • Campsites are available for $35 per night.
  • Firewood is available for purchase for $8 per wheelbarrow.

Each site has access to power hookups and water spigots are available throughout the campground.

For group camping or renting during the winter season please see group bookings below.

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Group Rentals

Harmattan is the perfect destination for your next retreat! The large, competitively priced site can accommodate a variety of groups including church or corporate retreats, school groups, band camps and much more.  

Harmattan offers group packages with or without food and programming services. Our pricing is based around 3 major factors: the size of your group, the number of nights staying, and the services you are interested in (food services, activities)

Whether you are looking to book a youth retreat, board retreat, corporate retreat, family reunion, family camp, children’s camp, team building retreat,  school group or day camp, we are excited to host you and provide a space that is unique and peaceful.

Harmattan has two main sites that are available for Group Rentals:

Youth Side

  • 14 cabins with space for 12 people per cabin
  • 8 cabins with space for 4 people
  • Maximum of 160 people
  • Commercial kitchen and dining hall
  • River access
  • Available activities include climbing wall, archery, axe throwing, team building, basketball, beach volleyball. gaga ball, large field, large fire pit

Family Side

  • 250 camp sites
  • Water and power hook-ups 
  • Coffee Cabin with commercial kitchen and space for 70
  • Aspen Lodge with space for 52 people at 4 per room
  • Birch Lodge – 7 rooms
  • River access
  • Meeting rooms available
  • Available activities include ball diamond, large playing fields, playground, large fire pit
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 Group Rental FAQ’s

What if my group is less than 30 people?

No problem, we just require groups to pay for the minimum of 30 people. If you end up having 28 people at your retreat, that’s ok. You will just have to pay for the 30 people minimum.

Can we cook for ourselves?

Absolutely! On both the family side and the youth side we have commercial kitchens that groups can use to cook and prepare their own meals.

Do you have meal packages?

Yes, we do! We offer meals for groups that book on the youth side.

Do you have meeting space for our corporate retreat?

We have 4 seminar rooms available for groups to use. They have projector hook ups and can have tables and chairs set up in a way that suits your group best!

I have people in my group that want to camp and people that need lodge accommodation, can you cater to both?

Yes, we can have campers stay on the Family side as well in lodges on the Youth side or the Family side depending on the needs of your group.

Can your meal packages accommodate special dietary restrictions?

We ask that anyone with a special dietary needs provide their own substitutions. Our kitchen staff can prepare these options in a food safe manner but you will need to provide the items.

Can I bring my dog camping?

Yes, during casual camping times you can bring along your dogs. They must be tied up at all times and cleaned up after.

Do you have hook ups at your camp sites?

We do not have sewer hook up. Each site has access to power and there are water spigots throughout the campground for you to use. We ask that trailers come full as it is difficult on our system to fill numerous trailers.

Is there power in the cabins?

Yes, there are 3 outlets in each cabin for items to be plugged in.

Does each cabin have its own bathroom?

No, we have shared bathroom facilities for the cabins. Washrooms are located close to the cabins with in-floor heating, free shower stalls and toilets.

Do the showers on the family side cost extra?

No, the showers are free!

Can I have pets in the cabins?

No, our cabins are pet free.

Booking Process

1. Fill out the Group Rental Inquiry form below.
2. A Harmattan team member will follow up with you and let you know if your preferred dates are available, cost estimates and other info that is required.
3. A 25% deposit and signed rental agreement will be required to secure the rental dates.
4. Your rental occurs
5. The remaining balance is due 2 weeks after the rental date

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