|Thursday, October 28, 2021|
Alberta Campground Tips
Each province in Canada has unique reservation systems, laws and travel requirements. Here are some tips for travelling in Alberta:
Ø National Park permits may be required at your destination.
Ø Provincial Fishing licenses may be required at your destination.
Ø Forest fires are a dangerous reality while camping in Alberta. Pay attention to Fire Ban notices.
Alberta RV Towing Restrictions
Maximum trailer width: 2.6 meters (8 feet 5 inches). Mobile living accommodations - 3.05 meters (10 feet)**provided for information only. Please confirm prior to travel.**
Maximum trailer height: 3.85 meters (12 feet 6 inches)
Maximum trailer length: 12.5 meters (41 feet)
Vehicle combinations permitted? Up to 3 vehicles total
Maximum combined length: 20 meters (66 feet)
Lighting: Two tail, two brake and license plate lights are required. Turn signals, clearance and side markers also required.
Brakes: If gross laden weight of trailer is 909kg (2,004lbs) or over, or if gross trailer weight is over half that of the unit, independent braking system is required.
Safety chain(s) required: Yes
Other: Two side view mirrors are required on towing vehicles where rear view is obstructed by the trailer.
Alberta Transportation and Utilities
Twin Atria Building
Edmonton AB T6B 2X3