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Kleskun Hills Park

Heritage VillageThe Kleskun Hills Park is 20 kilometres east of Grande Prairie on Highway 43, then north 3 kilometres, and west another 1 kilometre.

At the Kleskun Hills Park the visitor will find eroded remnants of a prehistoric river delta, with specimens of marine life and dinosaurs. Manning House

The Kleskun Hills also have historical significance as one of the last battles of the Beaver tribe. Here there is a commemoration made of two boulder covered mounds marking the place where five braves fell.

StoreThe Natural History Sign, located 8 kilometres west of Bezanson reads, "To the North and West of here are the Kleskun Hills, the eroded remnants of a prehistoric river delta formed more than 70 million years ago with specimens of marine life and dinosaurs. At the North eastern tip of the ridge may be seen badlands, which developed in beds rich in decayed volcanic dust. These and the famous Cretaceous dinosaur badlands of the Drumheller area are outcroppings of the same underground strata."



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