Upgrade Railhead at Garrison Wainwright

This project involves improvements to the existing railhead facility at Garrison Wainwright. Project design is scheduled for 2020. Construction is proposed for 2020 or 2021. Project activities include:
· upgrade parking lot with new gravel
· upgrade loading facilities
· upgrade approaches
· re-build bison handling area (corrals)
· improve site drainage
· upgrade lighting
· survey for secondary entrance/exit for the Garrison

Latest update

March 19, 2021 – The Department of National Defence issued its Notice of Determination and determined that the project is not likely to cause significant adverse environmental effects.



Project Manager, Real Property Operations Unit (West) Detachment Wainwright
Department of National Defence
Caroline Paquin, Project Manager, Real Property Operations Unit (West) Detachment Wainwright
Real Property Operations Unit (West) Detachment Wainwright
Denwood, Alberta T0B 1B0
Telephone: 780-842-1363 ext. 1361
Email: caroline.paquin@forces.gc.ca

  • Location

    • Garrison Wainwright (Denwood) (Alberta)
  • Nature of Activity

    • Building and Property Development
    • Maintenance activities (fences, walls)
  • Assessment Status

  • Start Date

  • Proponent

    Department of National Defence
  • Authorities

    • Department of National Defence
  • Assessment Type

    Project on federal lands
  • Reference Number


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Nearby assessments

...within 200 kilometres
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