Driving Directions to Butcher Creek Natural Area 

From Red Deer  or Innisfail: Drive to Bowden and then follow the directions in the box to the right.

From Bowden

  1. Go west on Secondary Highway 587 to Range Road 35.
  2. Go north to Township Road 350.
  3. Go west for 0.4 km. The Butcher Creek Natural Area is on the north side marked with a sign high up in a tree stating, “Natural Area”. (When you turn west you will see a “No Exit” sign. Continue past the “No exit” sign. )


Moose may be encountered in the Butcher Creek Natural Area. Photo Copyright 2014 W. Heinsen