Tangletrees Site

Located on Pigeon Lake in the Summer Village of Silver Beach, 85 km southwest of Edmonton.

Book early to avoid disappointment!

Tangletrees Availability Sept 2018-Dec 2019Posted January 18, 2019
*Although this chart is as up to date as possible, please check with the Edmonton Area office to confirm availability.

For anyone that wishes to rent Aspen House, Redwood House or any tent site that has not been there since the renovations were done in Fall 2017, you will need to do the Orientation.

For questions or current availability call Courtney at 780-451-2263, or email courtney@guidesedmonton.ab.ca

**Campsite Orientation Dates*

With the renovations done this summer at Redwood House, it is highly recommended that anyone booking this facility retake the orientation. Orientations start at 3PM. Please meet at Redwood House and dress for the weather. Although there is no charge to attend the orientation you must pre-register. Email Courtney 

TANGLETREES (click to enlarge)

How to Clean the Griddle on the Commercial Ranges

Click the link below to see how the griddle should be cleaned at the sites!

How to clean the griddle on the commercial ranges


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Map to Tangletrees
Written directions to Tangletrees
Camp site map
Emergency response plan
Emergency phone list
Lodge layout

Residential Camping (buildings):

Poplar: accommodates 30 people
Spruce: accommodates 30 people
These two lodges have a common dividing movable wall which allows for a total accommodation of 60. Wheelchair accessible, natural gas heating, hot and cold running water, indoor washrooms and fireplaces. Each side has a modern kitchen with commercial gas stoves, dishwashers, microwaves, all cooking utensils and dishes. Both sides of the lodge have their own indoor toilet and sink facilities.

Redwood House:
accommodates 28 people
Redwood House has been newly renovated; in addition to updated sleeping quarters, Redwood House now features a three stall washroom.

Natural gas heating, hot and cold running water, dishwasher, cooking utensils and dishes.

Aspen House:
accommodates 8 people – 6 bunks and 2 folding beds
Natural gas heater, stove, fridge, cooking utensils, and dishes.

 *Wash House: Flush toilets, sinks, showers and facilities for wheelchairs. The wash house is used by Aspen House and all the tent sites.


Tenting Sites:

You must bring your own tent, tents are not provided. All tent sites are equipped with some cooking utensils; running water is available during the summer. Each cook shelter is now equipped with a fridge.

Silver Birch:
accommodates 8 tents, has an adirondack, a cook shelter and electricity.

Wild Rose:
accommodates 6 tents, has a cook shelter and electricity.

accommodates 8 tents, has an adirondack, a cook shelter and electricity. This site is back to back with Wild Rose and the two sites can be used as one large site.

“No frills” camping is recommended for this site, has an adirondack, but no electricity or cook shelter.


General Notes: There is an outdoor chapel on site along the trail near Willow site. A cottage is available for general use by all campsites and includes a general storage area. Telephones are in all residential buildings.

Canoes are available for rent in the summer and snowshoes are available in the winter for rent at a nominal fee.

All residential facilities are smoke free and all forms of fireworks are strictly prohibited.