Kananaskis Country

Alberta Parks

Sheep and Highwood Trail Report

Updated: May 30, 2020

Updated: May 30, 2020 | Print Report

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.

    Notes:

    1. Vault Toilets are open, however visitors should plan to bring their own sanitary supplies, including paper and sanitizer.
    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. Cattle graze in the area - be sure to close all gates behind you.
    4. Tick season is here once again. Tuck your pant legs into your socks, and check yourself and your pets for ticks after leaving a grassy or wooded area where ticks may live.

    Warnings:

    1. Sheep River Trail: The portion of 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.

Maps

Trail Name Permitted Activities Status
9999
Hiking Biking Horseback Riding - Equestrian Open
Bighorn Interpretive
Hiking 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
Death Valley Loop
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
Long Prairie Link
Hiking Biking Horseback Riding - Equestrian Open
Long Prairie Loop
Hiking Open
Long Prairie Ridge
Hiking Biking Horseback Riding - Equestrian Open
Mist Creek
Hiking Biking Horseback Riding - Equestrian Open
North Fork
Hiking Biking Horseback Riding - Equestrian Open
Pine Ridge Connector
Hiking Biking Horseback Riding - Equestrian Open
Pine Ridge Loop
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