Cooking Lake-Blackfoot Provincial Recreation Area

Alberta Parks

Wapiti South (from Central to Winter trail)

Ice Safety: Alberta Parks does not monitor ice conditions; learn how to assess them for yourself.

This trail passes through one of the best areas for elk viewing.  Equestrian users can connect from Central Staging Area to the Blackfoot Trail in the north of the park.

  • In winter, the trail is shared equestrian and cross-country skiing. It is normally set with one track.
  • During early February, the trail is set with two tracks for the Canadian Birkebeiner Ski Festival and equestrian use is not permitted.

Groomed: Jan 04  Track Set: Jan 04

Length:6.5 km
Type:Connector Trail
SummerHikingEquestrian/Horseback RidingTrail Running
WinterHikingEquestrian/Horseback Riding - WinterCross Country SkiingSnowshoeingSnowmobiling
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Trails  Cooking Lake-Blackfoot PRA  - All Parks
Updated: Jan 20, 2023