Kananaskis Country

Alberta Parks

Rawson Lake

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.

After leaving Upper Lake Trail, this is a long, steady climb through a subalpine forest. The trail terminates at a beautiful alpine lake surrounded by mountain peaks and alpine meadows. Check current Alberta fishing regulations.


Snow covered.

Length:3.9 km one-way
Elevation Profile320 m / 1,050 ft m
Group Size Limit:15  (Permit information)
Trail Map
Trail Report:Peter Lougheed
Trails  Kananaskis Country  - All Parks
Updated: Nov 3, 2022