Booking the Field Station

All users must be responsible for facility operation and cleaning up after themselves during their stay on site. This facility is not a hotel. Before requesting usage of the field station, users must read the Westcastle Field Station Orientation Guide.

The field station can be booked by contacting the WFS Building Manager: Trevor Armstrong (email:; phone: 403-332-4116). When contacting, please have the following information:

  • The supervising applicant who is responsible for the user group
  • The requested dates of usage
  • The number and type of users (researchers, students)
  • A brief description of the proposed research or training that will be conducted