Kootenay Plains  Provincial Recreation Area
Information & Facilities
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Kootenay Plains Provincial Recreation Area
Lat: 52.0633   Long: -116.4191 | Directions
Campground Operator: Westward Bound Campgrounds
Information: 403-721-3975 

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Notice: The Kootenay Plains are significant for local Aboriginals because of the grave sites located on the plains. The nearby ecological reserve protects the area's unique grassland vegetation. Use of motorized vehicles in the ecological reserve is strictly prohibited. There is a 5-km trail from the day use parking area to Siffleur Falls. 

Summer Activities
Hiking - Front Country  
Mt. Biking/Cycling  
Rock Climbing  
Winter Activities
Cross Country Skiing  

* Permitted activities may vary within a park. Please confirm details with park staff.

Recreation Notes

Hiking: some sections of the 5-km trail to Siffleur Falls can be dangerous; the hike to the falls is not recommended for small children.

Cross-country skiing: backcountry skiing and ice climbing in the area.