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Trails Information


Ensure you are prepared for rapid weather changes, wildlife encounters, equipment breakdowns and accidents.  For more safety info

Cross-Country Skiing

Kananaskis Country has hundreds of kilometres of cross-country ski trails suitable to all ski levels and techniques - skate skiing, classic technique, skiing with dogs.

Skate Skiing

Dogs on Ski Trails

Winter Trail Etiquette

Dog Sledding

Downhill Skiing & Snowboarding

Fat Biking

Ice Climbing

Ice Fishing




Kananaskis Country has three snow vehicle areas with challenging trails.

More info for snowmobiling 


Snowshoeing is allowed on designated snowshoe trails or off groomed trails.

Backcountry Snowshoeing Safety

If you are experienced and equipped for winter backcountry travel, you may snowshoe on other trails or areas. If you venture off marked trails you should have significant experience and confidence with

Ensure that you let others know your route and return time. There are no "trail sweeps" by patrollers or Conservation Officers at the end of the day.

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