Kananaskis Country

Alberta Parks

Elbow Valley

Updated: April 21, 2021

Updated: April 21, 2021 | Print Report

Read our COVID-19 guidelines by clicking this banner before visiting one of our parks. We are monitoring our operations to prevent the spread of COVID-19 and this page is updated as adjustments are made.

    Annual Road Closures:

    1. Highway 66 closed west of Elbow Falls December 1 - May 14, inclusive
    2. McLean Creek Trail/Highway 549 closed south of McLean Creek Camper's Centre December 1 - April 30, inclusive
    3. Moose Mountain Road closed December 1 - April 30, inclusive

    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 mandatory and carrying bear spray is highly recommended. See the Wildlife Safety page for more information.
    3. For more information about trails within West Bragg Creek, please visit Greater Bragg Creek Trail Association.

Maps

Trail Name Permitted Activities Status Keywords
Alder
Accessed from Bragg Creek Provincial Park on Highway 758.  
Hiking Open Hiking,Hiking (Winter) Duane
Beaver Flats Interpretive
Minor wash out on trail and bridge at the west end. Vehicle access closed for season
Hiking Warning Hiking,Hiking (Winter)
Big Elbow
Vehicle access closed for season
Hiking Biking Horseback Riding - Equestrian Warning Biking/Cycling,Hiking,Horseback Riding
Diamond T Loop
Hiking Biking Horseback Riding - Equestrian Open Biking/Cycling,Fat Biking,Hiking,Hiking (Winter),Horseback Riding Fat Biking, Fat Bike, Phat
Elbow
Hiking Biking Horseback Riding - Equestrian Open Biking/Cycling,Hiking,Horseback Riding
Elbow Falls Interpretive
Hiking Open Hiking,Hiking (Winter)
Elbow Valley
Hiking Biking Horseback Riding - Equestrian Open Biking/Cycling,Fat Biking,Hiking,Horseback Riding,Snowshoeing Fat Biking, Fat Bike, Phat
Ford Creek
Vehicle access closed for season
Hiking Biking Horseback Riding - Equestrian Warning Biking/Cycling,Hiking,Horseback Riding
Ford Knoll
Vehicle access closed for season
Hiking Biking Horseback Riding - Equestrian Warning Biking/Cycling,Hiking,Horseback Riding
Fullerton Loop
Hiking Open Hiking,Hiking (Winter)
Jumpingpound Ridge
Vehicle access closed for season
Hiking Biking Horseback Riding - Equestrian Warning Biking/Cycling,Hiking,Horseback Riding
Jumpingpound Summit
Vehicle access closed for season
Hiking Biking Warning Biking/Cycling,Hiking
Little Elbow
Vehicle access closed for season
Hiking Biking Horseback Riding - Equestrian Warning Biking/Cycling,Hiking,Horseback Riding
Little Elbow Interpretive
Vehicle access closed for season
Hiking Warning Hiking
McLean Creek Interpretive
Hiking Open Hiking
Moose Mountain
Vehicle access closed for season Please be advised that this trail is in a Public Land Use Zone and is not regularly maintained; route finding may be required.
Hiking Biking Horseback Riding - Equestrian Warning Biking/Cycling,Hiking,Horseback Riding
Nihahi Creek
Vehicle access closed for season
Hiking Biking Horseback Riding - Equestrian Warning Biking/Cycling,Hiking,Horseback Riding
Nihahi Ridge
Vehicle access closed for season
Hiking Warning Hiking
Paddy's Flat Interpretive
Hiking Open Hiking,Hiking (Winter)
Powderface Creek
Vehicle access closed for season
Hiking Biking Horseback Riding - Equestrian Warning Biking/Cycling,Fat Biking,Hiking,Hiking (Winter),Horseback Riding Fat Biking, Fat Bike, Phat
Powderface Ridge
Hiking Biking Horseback Riding - Equestrian Open Biking/Cycling,Hiking,Horseback Riding
Prairie Creek
Horse use is not recommended East of Prairie Link due to narrow and slippery conditions.
Hiking Biking Horseback Riding - Equestrian Open Biking/Cycling,Hiking,Horseback Riding
Prairie Link
Hiking Biking Horseback Riding - Equestrian Open Biking/Cycling,Fat Biking,Hiking,Hiking (Winter),Horseback Riding Fat Biking, Fat Bike, Phat
Ridgeback E-bike Pilot Project
Hiking Biking Horseback Riding - Equestrian E-bike Open Biking/Cycling,E-bikes,Fat Biking,Hiking,Hiking (Winter),Horseback Riding,Horseback Riding (Winter),Snowshoeing Fat Biking, Fat Bike, Phat ebike, Electric Bike
Riverview
Hiking Biking Open Biking/Cycling,Hiking,Hiking (Winter)
Sugar Daddy E-bike Pilot Project
Hiking Biking Horseback Riding - Equestrian E-bike Open Biking/Cycling,E-bikes,Fat Biking,Hiking,Hiking (Winter),Horseback Riding,Horseback Riding (Winter),Snowshoeing Fat Biking, Fat Bike, Phat ebike, Electric Bike
Sugar Mama E-bike Pilot Project
Hiking Biking Horseback Riding - Equestrian E-bike Open Biking/Cycling,E-bikes,Fat Biking,Hiking,Hiking (Winter),Horseback Riding,Horseback Riding (Winter),Snowshoeing Fat Biking, Fat Bike, Phat ebike, Electric Bike
Sulphur Springs
Hiking Biking Horseback Riding - Equestrian Open Biking/Cycling,Fat Biking,Hiking,Hiking (Winter),Horseback Riding Fat Biking, Fat Bike, Phat
Threepoint Mountain
Vehicle access closed for season
Hiking Biking Horseback Riding - Equestrian Warning Biking/Cycling,Hiking,Horseback Riding
Tom Snow
Hiking Biking Horseback Riding - Equestrian Open Biking/Cycling,Fat Biking,Hiking,Hiking (Winter),Horseback Riding,Horseback Riding (Winter),Snowshoeing Fat Biking, Fat Bike, Phat
Tombstone Lakes
Vehicle access closed for season
Hiking Warning Hiking Duane
Trail Creek
Hiking Biking Horseback Riding - Equestrian Open Biking/Cycling,Hiking,Horseback Riding
Wildhorse
Hiking Biking Horseback Riding - Equestrian Open Biking/Cycling,Hiking,Horseback Riding