There are five National Parks in Alberta - Banff, Elk Island, Jasper, Waterton Lakes and Wood Buffalo. A valid National Parks permit must be visible when stopping or camping in the National Parks or when travelling on the Icefields Parkway - Hwy 93.
Entry permit fees vary depending on the park(s) you are visiting. Please check the Parks Canada website at http://www.pc.gc.ca/eng/agen/tarifs-fees.aspx on April 1 each year for the new and updated information on permit fees.
For more information on National Parks in Alberta and Canada, please visit the Parks Canada website at http://www.pc.gc.ca/.
You can make campground reservations at the Parks Canada Campground Reservation Service at http://www.pccamping.ca/parkscanada/ online or by telephone at 1.877.737.3783.