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Halfmoon Lake Campground
Kelly Oltean 14060

Halfmoon Lake Campground

Day use and boat launch now open, any questions please call the Campground directly 780-961-3308

Welcome to Halfmoon Lake Campground!  

Day Use and Boat Launch open daily from 8 am-10 pm during the operational season, fees apply.

Access to this picturesque site is by gravel interior roads and is located in Thorhild County on the shore of Halfmoon Lake, which features a sandy clean swimming beach!

Halfmoon Lake Campground is open from May 15 to September 30 each year. Gates are locked from October 1 to May 15.

All campsites are now seasonal sites!

Day use and boat launch fees apply to anyone visiting the site.

All children under the age of 16 must be supervised by an Adult.


Amenities on site:

            Fire pits, firewood available for sale

            Small concession


            Beach area

            Cook shack


            Change rooms

            Boat launch


Day use and Campground Fees:

Day use $10.00/vehicle/day

Annual Day use $45.00/vehicle/season

Day use with Boat Launch $20.00/day

Annual Day use with Boat Launch $100.00/season

Contact:  780-961-3308

Seasonal Sites:

Currently tall sites are rented for the 2023 camping season.. The cost for seasonal sites is $2,000/site/season (includes GST).  Each site has power and contains a fire pit and picnic table, and fee includes day use and boat launch fees.

There will also be available to those with seasonal rental 3 storage spaces in a compound for a cost of $200/site/season (includes GST) and must be applied for at the time as seasonal site.

Application process: 

County residents can apply from January 15 to February 15 and pending site availability, Non-County residents from Febraury 20 to March 10.

Please fill out the application form for 2023 Halfmoon Lake Campground Seasonal Application and submit full fees to Thorhild County Administration Building.  Must turn it in to office staff (do not use drop box) so it gets date stamped.

Sites will be assigned on a first come basis.  Should you require information regarding site size please contact Carolyn at 780-398-3741 ext: 2810 or 780-656-6260. 


Maximum RV size:

Site 1,7,8 - 35ft,

Site 6,10,11 - 40ft,

Site 3,4,5,9 – 45ft,

Site 2 – 50ft 


It is your responsibility to know if your unit will fit the site applied for.

Site Map:


Note: A pleasure Craft Operator Card is required to operate power-drive boats and watercraft in Canada.  

Directions from Thorhild:  Travel 6 km west of Thorhild on Highway 18,  turn south on Opal Road and travel 9 km, then turn west on Township 590, travel 8 km and the campground will be on the South side of the road. 

Or travel 14 km west of Thorhild on Highway 18, then turn south on Range Road 232 and continue 12 km or 29 km north of Bon Accord on Lily Lake Road and then 3 km east.

Reminder there is no access to the lake for ice fishing:

Sorry for the inconvenience, but there will be no public access through the campground to the lake for ice fishing.  As recommended by our insurance provider the gates will remain closed for the season.

Should you have any questions regarding this please feel free to contact Carolyn at 780-398-3741 ext: 2810.




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