Frequently Asked Questions

Mountain Shadows Campground is a tenting and RV site situated near Highway #3 and nestled in a cozy forested setting just minutes from downtown Sparwood. It’s operated and maintained by the Sparwood Futures Society, a nonprofit organization dedicated to community service and development.

Mountain Shadows Campground is officially open from May 1st until mid-October. However, the season may be extended depending on weather conditions, especially for self-contained units. Please note that water is turned off prior to freeze-up.

To reserve a site, we highly recommend doing so ahead, especially during peak months like July and August.

You can request a reservation using the button below, which will take you to our contact page.

The rates for camping at Mountain Shadows Campground vary depending on the services provided. 

Take a look at our Rates & Reservations page for the latest up to date prices.

Mountain Shadows Campground offers a range of facilities and amenities to ensure a comfortable stay.

Take a look at our About page for more details.

There are plenty of activities to enjoy near Mountain Shadows Campground, including:

  • Golf at the 9-hole course located nearby
  • Outdoor activities such as fishing, hiking, biking, mine tours, canoeing, kayaking, hunting, and wildlife viewing
  • Mountain biking on the extensive network directly behind the campground
  • Annual events like Coal Miner Days, a festival with activities for all ages
  • Relaxation at Sparwood’s Family Leisure Centre, offering swimming, racquetball, squash, wallyball, a fitness center, and a sauna

More information about activities can be found on our What To Do page.

Yes, to ensure a pleasant experience for all guests, we have a set of rules and regulations in place.

Please review the campground rules on our Rules & Regulations page for specific details.

We value your feedback! If you have any suggestions for improvements or concerns to address, please don’t hesitate to reach out to us. 

If you have any further inquiries or need assistance, feel free to contact us at We’re here to help make your stay at Mountain Shadows Campground enjoyable and memorable.