11th Annual East Coast Kitchen Party 2023

We are delighted to have you join us for what we are sure will be a memorable event at our 10th Annual East Coast Kitchen Party Festival at the David Thompson Resor

Please make sure you already booked your Site or Hotel room.

Welcome To David Thompson Resort

We offer a carefree vacation with plenty of serviced RV Sites, Tenting Sites, RV Rentals, Rustic and Deluxe Cabins and a Hotel with full baths to meet your needs. Your kids will enjoy our amazing Playground and activities.

Book Your Events For A Memorable Experience

We are looking forward to hosting your family reunion, wedding, or group event. We would love to help you with a reservation for an unforgettable experience this year!

Enjoy Your Stay In Our Hotel

Our newly renovated Hotel has 45 rooms for your getaway in the Canadian Rockies. We also have a few pet friendly rooms for the animal lovers out there.

Campground And Group Sites Available

Kick back and relax in our 106 site campground. Whether you have a tent or any size of RV, we can accommodate your needs. Group Sites ranging in size from 10 to 25 sites are available for Group Events, Retreats or Weddings.

“Life’s greatest wealth lies not in gold, nor the luxury it lends. But rather in the memories of grand old times with friends.” -Shakespeare

Season Closed: Oct 1 – Mid of May

Our office is closed and all staff are on well deserved vacations.  Please visit our website to make reservations for next season.  We will be processing payments and confirming reservations in April 2023.  Please use PROMO CODE: ECKP23 to make your East Coast Kitchen Party reservations Aug 18-20/23

We do have a Hostel type bunkhouse option during the winter.  If you are interested please email Subject: BUNKHOUSE and we will respond asap. If you have any other questions, we will answer your email when we are available.  Thank you for your understanding and create a great day!

Stay at our full service Rocky Mountain Resort and experience genuine Canadian Hospitality in our hotel, campground, RV trailers or cabins. David Thompson Resort is convenient to Banff, Jasper, Nordegg, Columbia Icefieds, Lake Louise and most other popular destinations of the Canadian Rockies!

Our Mission Statement:

We are dedicated to providing affordable fun & relaxation, a wilderness atmosphere with amenities and an overall quality experience for friends and families in the Canadian Rockies.

Our Amenities

Full Service Restaurant & Bar

Treat yourselves to a fabulous meal while taking in the mountainous view from our patio

Convenience Store

Snacks, groceries, coffee, ice, liquor, fishing supplies, gifts and clothes as well as firewood are available for purchase.

Gas & Diesel Fuel, Propane Bottle fills

Our Gas/ Diesel station is located by the store and restaurant for your convenience. We also refill propane tanks.


Located in the hotel and coin operated for your convenience.

Full service washroom and shower facilities

A shower and restroom building as well as dishwashing stations are provided in the campground, accessible for all campers and rustic cabin residents.

Playground & Mini-golf

Come and enjoy our traditional playground with activities to keep the kids entertained. Activities also include MINI GOLF and FRISBEE GOLF/DISK GOLF.

Wedding Chapel

Let us help you book your wedding and/or reception in this destination and make the most memorable wedding happen here at David Thompson Resort.


Festivals, catered events, and Cowboy breakfasts! You can enjoy our Cowboy breakfast every Saturday and Sunday morning, during July and August, from 8 AM to 10 AM. (Call ahead to confirm)

ATM machine

Located in the convenience store

Limited Internet access

Our internet is satellite based and is limited due to location and weather conditions. - There is NO cell service at the resort, the closet is 2 km South or 12 km North.


Hotel Rooms


Camping/ Tent Sites


Serviced RV Sites



RV Rentals



Resort Map

Site prices include 4 people per site up to a maximum of 6 and 1 licenced vehicle (including all trailer types). You may request a specific site, however in order to accommodate all guests site number requests are not guaranteed.

For guests who may arrive outside of our usual business hours, your reserved site information (tag for your vehicle and map to your site) will be available in the mailbox to the right of the Office door. Our Gates Close at 11:00 pm and reopen at 8:00 am – if you are arriving during this time please contact the office for instructions. The next morning, please stop by the Office again to complete the check-in process.


Located 42km west of the town of Nordegg on Highway 11 NE 15 37 18 W5TH - Physical Address (GPS): 373007 HWY 11, Cline River, AB
Monday - Sunday 09:00 - 20:00 MST (hours may vary)