Book your boreal forest get-a-way!

Bookings for 2023 are now available!  Check our calendar for availability
2023 Rental rates:

Group use of whole camp: weekends $275/night, weekdays $200/night

Day use weekday(8 hours) rate – $125 .                           

  • Weekly rates available. Inquire with registrar. Special pricing may be in effect for very large groups to cover additional septic pumping.     
  • Damage deposit = one day rental. 
  • Pet Deposit = $100.  Please clean up after your pets.
  • $50/ hour for labour for any excess clean up 
  • $75 minimum charge per cabin or meeting room
  • 15% discount for members of Surprise Lake Society
  • 10% off for registered charities


Liability: The Surprise Lake Society has liability insurance coverage for the facilities and any events it may put on but any group renting the Camp Facility will have to have $1,000,000 of their own liability insurance for any event or activity they are doing at the camp.  Surprise Lake Society and Yellowhead County must be named as Additional Named Insured.


A reservation fee of $100 will be charged for those wanting to reserve a spot in the summer schedule with that fee being applied to the balance owing with the rental.


In the event of a cancellation, the reservation fee will be refunded less $50 (administration fee).


Please contact our registrar, Arthur White Owl at (780) 974-9557, email, or  Check our calendar for availability

Discrimination Policy

The Surprise Lake Society offers wilderness rental opportunities to everyone – regardless of race, religion, gender/sexuality or vaccination status.