Plan Your Visit

Location

Hours of Operation

  • Open to the public all year
  • July 1 through Labour Day: 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.
  • After Labour Day to June 30: 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • Closed: Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, New Year’s Day, and Easter Sunday

Admission

  • Adult (18 to 64): $13
  • Senior (65 and older): $11
  • Youth (7 to 17): $9
  • Family (2 adults and youths to a maximum of eight people): $35
  • Child (0 to 6): Free
  • Canadian military: Free
  • Cultural Access Pass: Free
  • Group bookings (15 or more people): Discount if pre-booked

Experience Alberta History Annual Pass

Admission to all Alberta Provincial Historic Sites

  • Adult: $50
  • Senior: $40
  • Youth: $30
  • Family: $120

Amenities

  • Information services
  • Washrooms
  • Gift shop (Coffee, tea, soft drinks, and snacks are available)
  • Wi-Fi
  • Picnic tables
  • 1.5 km hiking trail through the rocks of the slide
  • Viewpoints and interpretive panels outside the Centre

School and Group Bookings

Contact the Centre by phone at 403-562-7388 or by email at frankslideinfo@gov.ab.ca.

Accessibility

  • Pathway from the parking lot to the Centre is wheelchair accessible.
  • The Centre and its washrooms are wheelchair accessible.

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed in the Interpretive Centre, but are allowed on the grounds.
  • Dogs must be on a leash.

Parking

  • Large parking lot
  • Plenty of room for RV (recreational vehicle) parking and turnaround
  • No overnight parking

Visitor Tips

  • A complete tour of the Interpretive Centre galleries, including the 2 30-minute HD movies, will take approximately 2 hours.
  • If hiking the Frank Slide Trail, be aware that weather in the Crowsnest Pass is very changeable.
  • Check local weather conditions before arriving for outdoor activities.
  • Check local webcams in Bellevue and on Turtle Mountain.