2018 Reservation Launch: January 12, 2018
Mark your calendar!

To make it easier to plan your experiences, reservations will now be available beginning January 12, 2018 for visits during the period of May 2018 through to October 2018.

Are you interested in camping but prefer the comfort of a bed and arriving to find camp already set-up? Parks Canada oTENTik tents in the Frenchman Valley (West Block) and Rock Creek (East Block) Campgrounds offer an easy and relaxing way to experience camping. The oTENTik, exclusive to Parks Canada, is a spacious blend of a tent and an A-frame cabin equipped with beds and furniture on a raised floor.

West Block (Frenchman Valley Campground)

  • 4 OTENTik units available
  • Close proximity to Coulee Centre - respite from the heat, a location for cooking and eating, and a hub for park programs
  • Reservations required
  • Check-in time: 3:00 pm and check-out time: 11:00 am
  • $90/night

East Block (Rock Creek Campground)

  • 8 OTENTik units available
  • Reservations required
  • Check-in time: 3:00 pm and check-out time: 11:00 am
  • $90/night
  • Pet-friendly unit available
General oTENTik Information
Inside each tent:
  • Sleeping area for up to 6 people - three sleeping platforms with approximately 2 queen sized mattresses and 1 double mattress
  • A table and seating for 6 people
  • A battery powered lamp is provided for your use and you may use your own flashlights.
  • Electricity and a small heater
  • Smoke and carbon monoxide detectors
  • Broom and dustpan
  • Please note: there is no plumbing inside the tents
On each campsite:
  • Front deck
  • Fire pit
  • Picnic table
  • Barbeque
  • Adirondack chairs
Nearby:
  • Easy access to potable water and vault toilets
  • Vehicle parking
What to bring (This list is not exhaustive)
  • Sleeping bags, blankets and pillows (Extra blankets and sleeping bags with a temperature rating of -10° C are recommended in May and September)
  • Food, drinks, and a water container
  • Cooking equipment, dishes, eating utensils and a cooler
  • Slippers or indoor shoes
  • Flashlights
  • Matches or a lighter for lighting the outdoor fire pit
Rules

In addition to the national park's camping regulations, Parks Canada oTENTik users must follow a few additional rules:

  • Cooking is not permitted in the oTENTik unit.
  • Smoking is not permitted within the oTENTik unit.
  • Pets are not permitted in the oTENTiks. (East Block - Pet-friendly unit available)
  • Damage deposit will be charged if oTENTik is damaged. Cost will be dependent on state of oTENTik.

Reserve by phone:

Call 1-877-RESERVE (1-877-737-3783). Available from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. local park time

Outside of North America: (519) 826-5391

If you would like more general information, please call the Parks Canada national information line at 1-888-773-8888.