Kootenay Plains  Provincial Recreation Area
Cataract Creek Provincial Recreation Area - Kananaskis Country
Information & Facilities
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Kootenay Plains Provincial Recreation Area
Lat: 52.063305   Long: -116.419079 | Directions
Information: 403-721-3975 

 

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.

Facilities & Services

Cook Shelters  
Firepits  
Firewood Available  
Firewood Sold  
Pit/Vault Toilets  
Water - Pump  

Recreational Activities

Cross Country Skiing  
Fishing  
Hiking - Front Country  
Mt. Biking/Cycling  
Rock Climbing  
 

** Facilities and services provided and activities permitted may vary within a park. Please check the details on the specific campground, day use area, group use area or trail to confirm what is available and/or permitted.

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.