Frequently Asked Questions

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How do you get to the Campground?
From Highway 1 eastbound at the first set of traffic lights after crossing the South Saskatchewan River bridge turn right onto 7th Street SW, proceed west for 0.3 km, turn right onto 11th Avenue SW and continue for 1.1 km to the Campground gate. The route is signed. 

From Highway 1 westbound at the third set of traffic lights in Medicine Hat turn left onto 7th Street SW, proceed west for 0.3 km, turn right onto 11th Avenue SW and continue for 1.1 km to the Campground gate. The route is signed. 

From Highway 3 eastbound at the first set of traffic lights at the intersection of Highway 3 and 10th Avenue SW turn left onto 10th Avenue SW and proceed north for 0.76 km to a T intersection; turn left onto 7th Street SW, proceed west for 0.15 km and turn right onto 11th Avenue SW to the Campground gate. The route is signed. 

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What is the Campground address?
The street address is 402 11 Avenue SW.

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Is there a reservation fee?
There is a non-refundable reservation fee charged for each individual campsite booking. This fee covers the administrative costs associated with processing reservations.

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Are tents allowed in the Campground?
Tents are allowed in serviced sites but must be on the parking pad.  Tents are permitted on the grass in unserviced sites but must be moved every 3 days for irrigation purposes. 

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How many campers/units are allowed per site?
One camping unit is permitted per site under normal circumstances 

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Do you have monthly rates? 
No. We do not have special rates for long-term bookings.

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How long does your typical camping season run? 
Typically, the Gas City Campground opens the beginning of May and remains open through the end of September.

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How much power is available on sites? 
The sites serviced with power include 30 amp electrical service. Some select sites have 50 amp power service.

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Do you have group camping areas? 
There is no group camping area at Gas City Campground.  Echo Dale Regional Park offers group camping at the far east end shelter area. The facility can accommodate up to five self-contained recreational vehicles.  This location is available on a reservation basis only.  For further information and reservations, please contact Susan McDonald at 403.502.8745.

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Do you allow an early check-in/ late check-out? 
Check-in time is 2:00 PM; check out time is 11:00 AM. These times provide an opportunity for campers to conclude their previous night’s stay and allows those arriving early afternoon to set up and enjoy a relaxed afternoon. 

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Are pets allowed? 
Yes, pets are allowed. They must be kept on a leash at all times and owners are responsible for cleaning up after their pets. There is no additional charge for pets.  There is a dog run on the west side of the campground area.

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Do you have fire pits and/or sell firewood? 
Yes, each campsite includes a fire pit. Firewood is available for purchase at the Campground office. 

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Do you have pull thru sites? 
Yes, the Campground has both 30 and 50 amp full service pull-thru sites.

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Do you have trees / shady spots? 
Yes, the entire Campground is well treed and all sites offer varying degrees of shade. 

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What amenities do you offer? 
Gas City Campground offers fire pits, firewood for sale, an on-site convenience store, playground, horseshoe pits, laundromat, free showers, WiFi access and a business centre within the campground office. The Campground is also adjacent to the City of Medicine Hat Trail System

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Do you have internet? 
There are 2 computer terminals with the Internet, available for public use located in the campground office lounge.  All sites have access to Wi-Fi throughout the campground.

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Do you have showers and what is the cost? 
Yes, there are 4 shower buildings with washrooms centrally located to all campsites.  There is no additional charge for the use of showers. 

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Do you have a dumping station and what is the cost? 
Yes, there is no additional charge for registered campers using the on-site dump station. 

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What is the quiet time? 
Quiet time is between the hours of 10:00 PM and 7:00 AM 

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Do you have a laundromat?
Yes, there is a laundromat on site.

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What type of sites (services) do you have? 
The options include unserviced sites; Power; Power and Water; Full Service  30 and 50 amp (Power, Water and Sewer). In addition, there is an overflow area to accommodate additional units during peak periods.

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