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Updated: Jan 20, 2017

Peter Lougheed Trail Report

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Updated: January 20, 2017

The Alberta Parks trail report provides information on general conditions and the Peter Lougheed Live Grooming report shows current grooming conditions.

Snow Depths: The Kananaskis snow plots are now available for viewing on Avalanche.ca. Simply click on the map and zoom into the area of interest.

 Cautions and Closures:

  1. Wildlife Advisory - Chester Lake and Burstall Pass Parking Lots and Area
  2. Wildlife Advisory - Black Prince and Sawmill Parking Lots and Area
  3. Construction Advisory - Canyon Day Use Area, Boat Launch and Canyon Campground
  4. Construction Closure - Kananaskis Canyon Interpretive Trail

Note:

  1. Caution is advised for natural hazards such as downed trees.

Open

Black Prince Cirque Interpretive
Wildlife advisory for the parking lot and area.

Warning

Burstall Pass
 
Bikes permitted on first 2.9 km of trail only. Wildlife advisory for the parking lot and area.

Warning

Chester Lake
 
1. Bikes permitted on the first 2.7 km only.

Warning

Chester Lake (Backcountry)
Wildlife advisory for the parking lot and area.

Warning

Chester Lake Snowshoe
Wildlife advisory for the parking lot and area.

Warning

Open

Open

Elk Pass Snowshoe
The Elk Pass Snowshoe Trail starts at the north end of the Elk Pass Day Use area and parking lot.

Open

Frost Heave Snowshoe
Wildlife advisory in place for the Chester Lake parking lot and area.

Warning

Hogarth Lakes Loop Snowshoe
Wildlife warning in place for the Burstall Pass parking lot and area.

Warning

Open

Kananaskis Canyon Interpretive
Trail damaged due to dam construction

Closed

Lookout
 
1. The south side of the trail, beyond the Lookout Tower, is not maintained in summer and there are unbridged stream crossings

Open

Open

Open

Open

Rawson Lake
1. This trail is not maintained in the winter. 2. Significant avalanche hazard at the lake.

Open

Sawmill Loop Snowshoe
Wildlife advisory for the parking lot and area.

Warning

Three Isle Lake
 
1. Bikes only permitted to Invincible Creek, 3.8 km from trailhead

Open

Upper Lake Connector
This trail connects Elk Pass Day Use area to Upper Lake Day Use area, providing an alternative access to Elk Pass when the parking area is busy.

Open

Valleyview
 
Bear closure in effect

Closed

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