Kananaskis Country

Alberta Parks


A Kananaskis Conservation Pass is required to park your vehicle in Kananaskis and the Bow Valley.
Ice Safety: Alberta Parks does not monitor ice conditions; learn how to assess them for yourself at the Canadian Red Cross.

This trail starts after the Forks Backcountry Campground, following the the north fork of the Upper Kananaskis River. The trail climbs steeply away from the stream, providing access to the Turbine Canyon Backcountry Campground.


Deep snow at high elevations.

Note: This trail has been redirected just west of Forks for access to Turbine Canyon.

Length:7.5 km
Elevation Profile550 m m
Trail Map
Trail Report:Peter Lougheed
Trails  Kananaskis Country  - All Parks
Updated: Nov 4, 2022