Kananaskis Country

Alberta Parks

Bow Valley Trail Report

Updated: August 08, 2020

Updated: August 8, 2020 | Print Report

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    Notes:

    1. Vault Toilets are open, however visitors should plan to bring their own sanitary supplies, including paper and sanitizer.
    2. Be wildlife aware! Traveling in groups, making noise on trail, keeping pets on leash and carrying bear spray is highly recommended. See the Wildlife Safety page for more information.
    3. Caution is advised as downed trees and obstacles such as washouts and missing bridges may be encountered and route-finding may be necessary. 

Maps

Trail Name Permitted Activities Status
Bow River Interpretive
Hiking Open
Bow Valley Paved E-bike Pilot Project
Hiking Biking E-bike Open
Centennial Ridge
Hiking Open
Elk Flats
Hiking Open
Flowing Water Interpretive
Hiking Open
Grotto Creek Canyon
Hiking Open
Heart Creek Interpretive
    Construction advisory in effect. The informal parking in the Highway 1 ditch for access to Heart Creek is not available at this time.
Hiking Warning
Jewell Pass
Hiking Biking Open
Many Springs Interpretive
Hiking Warning
Middle Lake Interpretive
Hiking Warning
Montane Interpretive
Hiking Warning
Moraine Interpretive
Hiking Warning
Prairie View
Hiking Biking Open
Quaite Creek
    Construction advisory in effect. The informal parking in the Highway 1 ditch for access to Heart Creek is not available at this time.
Hiking Biking Horseback Riding - Equestrian Warning
Skogan Pass
Hiking Biking Horseback Riding - Equestrian Open
Stoney E-bike Pilot Project
Hiking Biking Horseback Riding - Equestrian E-bike Open
Windy Viewpoint
Hiking Open
Yamnuska
    • Bear Warning
    • Yamnuska Trail is only maintained for the first 1.0 km and requires significant route finding skills beyond. If venturing to the top of the scramble route, remember there are over 150 climbing routes up the face it is critical that hikers do not throw rocks over the edge. 
Hiking Warning