Rainbow ValleyCampground is open May to end of September

Rainbow Valley Campground is Open May to end of September
  • 39 Power Sites (15 amp)
  • 29 Natural Sites
  • Weekly Rates except during Peak Season (July & August)
  • Group Camping is NOT available
  • Small Convenience Store
  • Clean Washrooms with FREE Showers
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Wood Burning Stoves

PLEASE NOTE (Now until 2027): Expansion of the Rainbow Valley Bridge on Whitemud Freeway, adjacent to the Campground, has begun.  A large lay down and equipement area now exists across the creek, approximately 150m away from the closest campsite.  Traffic flow along Rainbow Valley Road may be affected throughout the summer.  We thank you for your patience at this time.(click for image in new window)

  • Maximum 6 people per site.
  • Requests for Specific Sites: We try to satisfy requests but do not under any circumstances guarantee specific site numbers, they are assigned upon arrival and availability is dependent on the circumstances for that day.
  • Disposal/Water Station (no individual water hook ups on sites)
  • Several Large Playground/Park Areas
  • Nature Trails
  • Easy Access to Public Transportation
  • Over Night Camping ONLY (No day use)
  • No Portable Fire Pits
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2023 Campground Office Hours *ALL Operational Hours subject to change without notice.

To ensure the enjoyment of Rainbow Valley by all, please adhere to the following
guidelines during your stay

  • Check in time: any time after 2:00 p.m.
  • Check out time: no later than 11:00 a.m.
  • Quiet hours are between 10:00 p.m. and 7:00 a.m.
  • "Partying" in the campground will not be tolerated.
  • Each site must be occupied by at least one person 21 years of age or older. Registered campers are responsible for the behavior of their group and/or guests.
  • Maximum capacity of any one site is six people.
  • Alcohol must be kept within the boundaries of the campsite.
  • Campsite must be kept clean at all times. Please use receptacles provided for garbage and recyclables appropriately.
  • All visitors must park in the main parking lot.
  • NO VISITORS AFTER 10:00 p.m.
  • One unit per site OR two tents per site, maximum six people per site.
  • One vehicle is permitted to park at the site, provided there is room. NO PARKING ON GRASS.
  • Extra vehicles, including towed vehicles, must park in the main parking lot. Exceptions may be granted on a per case basis.
  • Maximum RV size: 35 feet or 10.8 meters.
  • Dogs must be on a leash at all times and cannot be left unattended.
  • 14-day maximum stay throughout the season.
  • Rules are strictly enforced; violation will result in your departure without refund.
  • Rainbow Valley is not responsible for any damage to or loss of property nor liable for personal injury or fatality resulting from natural and man made occurrences including but not limited to weather conditions, including lightning, wind, hail and other weather-related events; falling trees, branches, and other objects; collision with trees; fire, vandalism and theft.
  • Open fires are conditional on the City of Edmonton fire ban status. See fire ban status here.
Rainbow Valley Long Weekends

Long Weekends

  • May 19 - 21 (Victoria Day)
  • July 1 - 3 (Canada Day)
  • August 5 - 7 (Heritage Day)
  • September 2 - 4 (Labour Day)
All above dates are inclusive

  • 3 night minimum stay during long weekends.
  • Liquor Ban will be in effect during long weekends.
Rainbow Valley Campground may, with or without warning, refuse service to, or ask to leave the campground entirely, any person or persons abusing Campground staff, not adhering to the above guidelines, or in conflict with local bylaws.
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