Kananaskis Country

Alberta Parks

Penstock Loop Snowshoe

Day Use is permitted. Outhouse facilities are open where feasible - be prepared with your own hand sanitizer and toilet paper. Campgrounds open, starting June 1 at 50% capacity. Second RV units will not be permitted on campsites. We are monitoring our actions to prevent the spread of COVID-19 and will adjust as needed.

    When this trail was originally built, it traversed alongside its namesake, the Pocaterra Penstock, which has since been upgraded and buried underground. Interesting historical features like the Kent Creek sluiceway and still visible and it provides nice views of the Opal Range.

    Length:4.5 km
    Group Size Limit:35  (Permit information)
    ActivitiesHikingFat BikingSnowshoeingFat Biking,Hiking,Hiking (Winter),Snowshoeing
    Trail Map Winter Trails
    Trail Report:Peter Lougheed
    Trails  Kananaskis Country  - All Parks
    Updated: May 1, 2020