Kananaskis Country

Alberta Parks

Peter Lougheed

Updated: September 16, 2021

Updated: September 16, 2021 | Print Report

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    Notes:

    1. Be aware of avalanche conditions. Current conditions can be found at Avalanche Canada. 
    2. Vault Toilets are open, however visitors should plan to bring their own sanitary supplies, including paper and sanitizer.
    3. 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.

     

Maps

Trail Name Permitted Activities Status Keywords
1982 Canadian Mount Everest Expedition Interpretive
Grizzly bears and black bears feeding in the area
Hiking Warning Hiking
Bill Benson
Downed trees removed, August 16th.
Hiking Open Hiking
Black Prince Cirque Interpretive
Trail dry, September 14th.
The Blackshale Creek Suspension Bridge is NOT accessed on this trail.
Hiking Open Hiking
Boulton Creek Interpretive
Downed tree removed September 14th.
Hiking Open Hiking
Burstall Pass
Trail remains wet and muddy. The flats are flooded. All downed trees removed August 10th.
Bikes permitted on first 2.9 km of trail ONLY.
Hiking Biking Open Biking/Cycling,Hiking Duane
Chester Lake
Trail is free of snow. Downed trees removed August 10th.
Hiking Biking Open Biking/Cycling,Hiking
Elbow Lake
Snow free. Downed trees removed September 9th.
Hiking Biking Horseback Riding - Equestrian Open Biking/Cycling,Hiking,Horseback Riding
Elk Pass
Grizzly bears and black bears feeding in the area.
Trail is snow-free. Downed trees removed August 10th.
Hiking Biking Warning Biking/Cycling,Hiking
High Rockies
Trail is free of snow. Some downed trees may be encountered after recent wind/rain, August 23rd.
Hiking Biking Open Biking/Cycling,Dog Sledding,Hiking
Highwood Meadows
Wet boardwalk.
Hiking Open Hiking
Kananaskis Canyon Interpretive
Stream crossings washed away by penstock/dam construction. Trail is impassable and is closed indefinitely.
Hiking Closed Hiking
Lookout
Trail is snow free. Downed trees removed July 28th.
Hiking Biking Open Biking/Cycling,Hiking
Lower Lake
Hiking Open Hiking
Lower Lake Interpretive
Free of snow. Blown clean of needles and debris. Downed trees removed August 16th.
Hiking Open Hiking
Marl Lake Interpretive
Hiking Open Hiking
Maude-Lawson
Free of snow.
Hiking Open Hiking
Meadow
Open Skiing Cross Country Skiing, XC
Peninsula
Snow free, September 14th.
Hiking Open Hiking
Peter Lougheed Paved
Bear Warning from Lower Lake campground to Mt. Sarrail campground. More Info.
Snow free. Sign changeover complete. Downed trees removed. Trail swept of needles and debris, August 10th.
Hiking Biking Warning Biking/Cycling,Hiking
Pocaterra
All downed trees removed July 7th.
Hiking Biking Open Biking/Cycling,Hiking
Ptarmigan Cirque Interpretive
Trail is dry and snow free, September 9th.
Hiking Open Hiking
Rawson Lake
Trail is wet and muddy. Downed trees removed, August 24th. 
Hiking Open Hiking
Rock Glacier Interpretive
Free of snow, September 9th.
Hiking Open Hiking
Rockwall
Closed due to multiple grizzly bears frequenting the area. More info.
Hiking Closed Hiking
Three Isle Lake
Trail is snow free and all downed trees removed September 1st.
Bikes only permitted to Invincible Creek, 3.8 km from trailhead
Hiking Biking Open Biking/Cycling,Hiking
Upper Lake
Grizzly bears and black bears feeding in the area
Trail free of snow and downed trees removed July 21st.
Hiking Biking Warning Biking/Cycling,Hiking
Valleyview
Closed due to bear activity until further notice. More Info. 
Hiking Biking Closed Biking/Cycling,Hiking
Whiskey Jack
Dry trail with muddy patches.
Hiking Biking Open Biking/Cycling,Hiking