Kananaskis Country

Sheep and Highwood Trail Report

Updated: July 20, 2019

Updated: July 20, 2019 | Print Report

    Notes:

    1. Check for avalanche information on the Avalanche Canada website. Pack appropriately for changing conditions, including traction devices/hiking poles, and don't forget to dress in layers!
    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.
    3. Caution is advised due to washed out bridge material in the Sheep River approximately 100m downstream of Indian Oils Day Use area.
    4. Cattle graze in the area - be sure to close all gates behind you.
    5. Caution is advised for natural hazards such as downed trees and river crossings.

Maps

Trail Name Permitted Activities Status
9999
Hiking Biking Horseback Riding - Equestrian Open
Bluerock Creek
Hiking Biking Horseback Riding - Equestrian Open
Bluerock Interpretive
Hiking Open
Cat Creek Interpretive
Hiking Biking Horseback Riding - Equestrian Open
Curley Sands
Hiking Biking Horseback Riding - Equestrian Open
Death Valley
Hiking Biking Horseback Riding - Equestrian Open
Foran Grade
Hiking Biking Horseback Riding - Equestrian Open
Gorge Creek
Hiking Biking Horseback Riding - Equestrian Open
Gorge Ware Connector
Hiking Biking Horseback Riding - Equestrian Open
Green Mountain
Hiking Biking Horseback Riding - Equestrian Open
Hog's Back
Hiking Horseback Riding - Equestrian Open
Indian Oils
Hiking Biking Horseback Riding - Equestrian Open
Junction Mountain
Hiking Biking Horseback Riding - Equestrian Open
Mist Creek
Hiking Biking Horseback Riding - Equestrian Open
North Fork
Hiking Biking Horseback Riding - Equestrian Open
Price Camp
Hiking Biking Horseback Riding - Equestrian Open
Rickert's Pass
    • Trail flood damaged and washed out on north side of pass
Hiking Biking Horseback Riding - Equestrian Warning
Sandy McNabb Interpretive
Hiking Open
Sheep
    • The trail through the private property (located between the north face of Gibraltar Mountain on the south end and Burns Creek on the north end) was heavily damaged in 2013 and is not passable at this time.
Hiking Biking Horseback Riding - Equestrian Warning
South Gorge Creek
Hiking Biking Horseback Riding - Equestrian Open
Threepoint Creek
Hiking Biking Horseback Riding - Equestrian Open
Volcano Creek
Hiking Biking Horseback Riding - Equestrian Open
Volcano Link
Hiking Biking Horseback Riding - Equestrian Open
Volcano Ridge
Hiking Biking Horseback Riding - Equestrian Open
Ware Creek
Hiking Biking Horseback Riding - Equestrian Open
Windy Point
Hiking Biking Horseback Riding - Equestrian Open