Cooking Lake-Blackfoot Provincial Recreation Area

Alberta Parks

Faraway East

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This trail is separated (east and west) by the staging area access road.  This east section follows the boundary fence past a number of small lakes and eventually ends up at the secluded Faraway rest shelter.

Closed to equestrian use between December 1 and April 1 annually.


Please note: The stove inside Faraway Shelter is currently unavailable. The outside firepit is still accessible. 

Length:6.2 km
Type:Connector Trail
SummerHikingMtn Biking/CyclingEquestrian/Horseback RidingTrail Running
WinterHikingFat BikingSkate SkiingCross Country SkiingSkijoringSnowshoeingDog Sledding
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Updated: Aug 3, 2022