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Provincial grazing reserves

There are 32 provincial grazing reserves within the province that are administered by the Alberta government.

Services and information

The province’s grazing reserves serve multiple uses throughout the year to benefit Albertans.

Information on recreating on or accessing provincial grazing reserves (PGRs).

Grazing reserve offices have maps and other information available for recreational users and other visitors.

Grazing reserve fence specifications and information on applying to graze in a provincial grazing reserve.


Responsibility for the care, handling and management of livestock and the forage resources for provincial grazing reserves was transferred to grazing reserve associations in 1999.

Find out more at: Provincial Grazing Reserves – Overview.