Bear Creek Folk Festival

ACCOMMODATIONS

HOTELS:

PODOLLAN INN AND SPA *OFFICIAL HOTEL FOR THE BEAR CREEK FOLK FEST* (Proudly accommodating our headliners)

Podollan Inn and Spa is a premier full-serve hotel, located only a few short blocks from the festival site. Stay includes a deluxe hot breakfast with a chef attended omelet bar, high-speed wireless, and full access to their cardio center.

podollanhotels

SERVICE PLUS INNS AND SUITES

Located a five-minute walk from the festival site.

 

serviceplusinns.com

CAMPING:

BEAR LAKE CAMPGROUND *Officially designated for patrons interested in late night jamming and post festival fun.

Located 25 minutes from Grande Prairie

Entire campground reserved for festival attendees (50 sites available for reservation) $20/night (discounted festival rate)
http://www.countygp.ab.ca/EN/main/community/parks-photos/bear-lake.html

A shuttle service will run to and from Bear Lake Campground and the Festival site.It takes approximately 30 minutes to go between the campground and the festival site therefore there are set departure times from each location. Be sure to sign up for the shuttle upon check-in to the campground. Each one-way shuttle trip costs $7.

Shuttle Times, Departing from the Campground:

  • Friday: 4:00 pm, 5:00 pm, 6:00 pm
  • Saturday: 9:00 am, 10:00 am, 11:00am; 3:40 pm
  • Sunday: 9:00 am, 10:00 am, 11:00am; 3:40 pm

Shuttle Times, Departing from the Festival:

  • Friday: 12:30 am (be at the shuttle pickup spot by 12: 25 am to ensure a spot)
  • Saturday Day: 3:10 pm (be at the shuttle pickup spot by 3:05 pm to ensure a spot)
  • Saturday Night: 12:30 am (be at the shuttle pickup spot by 12:25 am to ensure a spot)
  • Sunday Day: 3:10 pm (be at the shuttle pickup spot by 3:05 pm to ensure a spot)
  • Sunday Night: 11:30 pm (be at the shuttle pickup spot by 11:25 pm to ensure a spot)

PIPESTONE CREEK CAMPGROUND *Officially designated quiet/family campground

35 un-serviced sites at $20, and 10 sites with power at $30 reserved for folk festival guests (discounted rates for festival attendees)
Located 40 minutes from Grande Prairie, in very close proximity to the richest dig site of dinosaur bones in North America, as well as Northern Alberta’s new state of the art The Philip J. Currie Dinosaur Museum
Pipestone

NITEHAWK WILDERNESS RV PARK *Designated quiet/Family campground

Located 20 minutes from Grande Prairie
Group area reserved for Folk Fest attendees (mention folk fest to be allowed a reservation)

Nitehawk

ROTARY RV CAMPGROUND

Extremely limited space
Located within short walking distance of the festival site

http://www.rotarycampground.com/

SASKATOON ISLAND CAMPGROUND 

21 km W of Grande Prairie on Hwy. 43 then 4 km N on access road

http://www.albertacampgroundguide.ca/campground/grande_prairie/saskatoon_island_provincial_park

FOR A LARGER LISTING OF GRANDE PRAIRIE ARE CAMPGROUNDS, VISIT: http://gptourism.ca/directory/campgrounds