Kananaskis Country

Alberta Parks

Kananaskis Valley

Updated: January 20, 2021

Updated: January 20, 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.
Visitors are asked to purchase a day or season parking pass from Nordiq Alberta to use the trails. Revenue from the sales will cover the costs of trail grooming and maintenance. It’s $10 for a day pass or $50 for the season. More information...

Purchase Your Ski Pass

    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.

    Warnings:

    1. Bow Valley Trailheads: Vehicle Break-In Warning
    2. No Social Gathering in Day Use Areas: This includes things like getting together in a park around a bonfire. Outdoor team sports and physical activity including walking, hiking, skiing and skating, are permitted in groups of up to 10 people. Stay at least 2 metres away from anyone who does not live with you and is not part of your family cohort.

Maps

Live Grooming Report

Village Pond and Skating Rink
    Please limit skating to 1 hour to allow other parties to use. Respect social distancing guidelines.

Open

Trail Name Permitted Activities Status Keywords
Aspen
Groomed: Jan 03 Track Set: Jan 03
Cross Country Skiing Open Biking/Cycling,Hiking,Skiing Cross Country Skiing, XC
Aspen-Terrace Long Loop E-bike Pilot Project
Hiking Fat Biking Snowshoeing E-bike Open E-bikes,Fat Biking,Hiking (Winter),Snowshoeing Fat Biking, Fat Bike, Phat ebike, Electric Bike Duane
Aspen-Terrace Short Loop E-bike Pilot Project
Hiking Fat Biking Snowshoeing E-bike Open E-bikes,Fat Biking,Hiking (Winter),Snowshoeing Fat Biking, Fat Bike, Phat ebike, Electric Bike Duane
Baldy Pass
Hiking Fat Biking Open Biking/Cycling,Fat Biking,Hiking,Hiking (Winter) Fat Biking, Fat Bike, Phat
Bill Milne E-bike Pilot Project
Bill Milne is in good shape. Bill Milne is double track set from Ribbon parking to Kananaskis River, and single track with skate lane from there onwards to Wedge Pond. 
Groomed: Jan 14 Track Set: Jan 14
Cross Country Skiing Fat Biking E-bike Open E-bikes,Fat Biking,Skiing Cross Country Skiing, XC Fat Biking, Fat Bike, Phat ebike, Electric Bike
Centennial Ridge
In the winter, only the section below Coal Mine is included in the designated/sanctioned trails network. 
Hiking Fat Biking Snowshoeing Closed Fat Biking,Hiking (Winter),Snowshoeing Fat Biking, Fat Bike, Phat
Coal Mine
Groomed: Jan 03 Track Set: Jan 03
Cross Country Skiing Fat Biking Open Biking/Cycling,Fat Biking,Hiking,Skiing Cross Country Skiing, XC Fat Biking, Fat Bike, Phat
Evan-Thomas Fire Road
Good conditions. Double track set
Groomed: Jan 09 Track Set: Jan 09
Cross Country Skiing Fat Biking Open Biking/Cycling,Fat Biking,Hiking,Horseback Riding,Skiing Cross Country Skiing, XC Fat Biking, Fat Bike, Phat
Hay Meadow
Good conditons. Expect heavy foot traffic.
Groomed: Jan 13 Track Set: Jan 13
Cross Country Skiing Open Biking/Cycling,Hiking,Skiing Cross Country Skiing, XC Duane
Hidden
Great conditions
Groomed: Jan 05 Track Set: Jan 05
Cross Country Skiing Open Biking/Cycling,Hiking,Skiing Cross Country Skiing, XC Duane
High Level
Good Conditions  
Groomed: Jan 13 Track Set: Jan 13
Cross Country Skiing Open Biking/Cycling,Hiking,Skiing Cross Country Skiing, XC
Kananaskis Integrated Forestry Interpretive
Hiking Open Hiking,Hiking (Winter)
Kovach
Good conditions
Groomed: Jan 15 Track Set: Jan 15
Cross Country Skiing Open Biking/Cycling,Hiking,Skiing Cross Country Skiing, XC
Link E-bike Pilot Project
Great conditions
Groomed: Jan 03 Track Set: Jan 03
Cross Country Skiing Fat Biking E-bike Open Biking/Cycling,E-bikes,Fat Biking,Hiking,Skiing Cross Country Skiing, XC Fat Biking, Fat Bike, Phat ebike, Electric Bike Duane
Mine Meadow
Hiking Fat Biking Snowshoeing Open Fat Biking,Hiking (Winter),Snowshoeing Fat Biking, Fat Bike, Phat Duane
Prairie View
Hiking Fat Biking Open Biking/Cycling,Fat Biking,Hiking,Hiking (Winter) Fat Biking, Fat Bike, Phat
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 Fat Biking Warning Biking/Cycling,Fat Biking,Hiking,Hiking (Winter),Horseback Riding Fat Biking, Fat Bike, Phat
Ribbon Creek
Good conditions
Groomed: Jan 03 Track Set: Jan 03
Cross Country Skiing Open Skiing Cross Country Skiing, XC
Ribbon Creek Snowshoe E-bike Pilot Project
Hiking Fat Biking Snowshoeing E-bike Open E-bikes,Fat Biking,Hiking,Hiking (Winter),Snowshoeing Fat Biking, Fat Bike, Phat ebike, Electric Bike Duane
Ruthie's
Expect foot traffic. Firm conditions
Groomed: Jan 13 Track Set: Jan 13
Cross Country Skiing Open Biking/Cycling,Skiing Cross Country Skiing, XC Duane
Shinrin E-bike Pilot Project
Hiking Fat Biking Snowshoeing E-bike Open E-bikes,Fat Biking,Hiking (Winter),Snowshoeing Fat Biking, Fat Bike, Phat ebike, Electric Bike Duane
Skogan Pass Loop
Good Conditions 
Groomed: Jan 13 Track Set: Jan 13
Cross Country Skiing Open Skiing Cross Country Skiing, XC Duane
Skogan Pass Lower
Good Conditions but heavily used; Tracks may be a bit wobbly and downhills may be gouged out on some corners.   
Groomed: Jan 02 Track Set: Jan 02
Cross Country Skiing Open Skiing Cross Country Skiing, XC
Skogan Pass Upper
Good Conditions but heavily used; Tracks may be a bit wobbly and downhills may be gouged out on some corners. 
Groomed: Jan 02 Track Set: Jan 02
Cross Country Skiing Open Skiing Cross Country Skiing, XC
Stoney E-bike Pilot Project
Hiking Fat Biking E-bike Open Biking/Cycling,E-bikes,Fat Biking,Hiking,Hiking (Winter),Horseback Riding Fat Biking, Fat Bike, Phat ebike, Electric Bike Duane
Studless E-bike Pilot Project
Hiking Fat Biking Snowshoeing E-bike Open E-bikes,Fat Biking,Hiking (Winter),Snowshoeing Fat Biking, Fat Bike, Phat ebike, Electric Bike
Sunburst
Great conditions
Groomed: Jan 13 Track Set: Jan 13
Cross Country Skiing Open Biking/Cycling,Skiing Cross Country Skiing, XC
Terrace Link E-bike Pilot Project
Great conditions
Groomed: Jan 03 Track Set: Jan 03
Cross Country Skiing Fat Biking E-bike Open Biking/Cycling,E-bikes,Fat Biking,Hiking,Skiing Cross Country Skiing, XC Fat Biking, Fat Bike, Phat ebike, Electric Bike Duane
Terrace North E-bike Pilot Project
Winter/fat biking is only permitted between the Kananaskis Village and Terrace Link trail junction
Cross Country Skiing Fat Biking E-bike Open Biking/Cycling,E-bikes,Fat Biking,Hiking,Skiing Cross Country Skiing, XC Fat Biking, Fat Bike, Phat ebike, Electric Bike Duane
Troll Falls E-bike Pilot Project
Significant fall hazards exist beyond the maintained trail - stay on the designated trails and obey all safety signs and barricades. 
Hiking Cross Country Skiing Fat Biking Snowshoeing E-bike Open Biking/Cycling,E-bikes,Fat Biking,Hiking,Hiking (Winter),Skiing,Snowshoeing Cross Country Skiing, XC Fat Biking, Fat Bike, Phat ebike, Electric Bike Duane
Village Rim E-bike Pilot Project
Hiking Fat Biking E-bike Open Biking/Cycling,E-bikes,Fat Biking,Hiking,Hiking (Winter) Fat Biking, Fat Bike, Phat ebike, Electric Bike
Village Snowshoe Loop
Hiking Fat Biking Snowshoeing Open Fat Biking,Hiking (Winter),Snowshoeing Fat Biking, Fat Bike, Phat
Wasootch Creek
Hiking Open Biking/Cycling,Hiking,Hiking (Winter)
Wedge Connector
Great conditions. Snowpack still shallow by Evan Thomas creek. Double track set
Groomed: Jan 09 Track Set: Jan 09
Cross Country Skiing Fat Biking Partially Closed Biking/Cycling,Fat Biking,Hiking,Skiing Cross Country Skiing, XC Fat Biking, Fat Bike, Phat