Big Elbow Provincial Recreation Area

Big Elbow Backcountry Campground

Information: 403-678-0760
Lat: 50.723768 Long: -114.859643

This equestrian back country campground is found in Big Elbow Provincial Recreation Area. The trail head to access this site is in Little Elbow Provincial Recreation Area, 32 km southwest of Bragg Creek on Hwy. 66 (closed Dec. - May). It is located approximately 8.3 km from the Little Elbow Campground on the east half of the Elbow Loop. There are fire pits, hitching rails, pit/vault toilets, and secure food storage containers.

Camping

May 15 - Nov 30
Site Type Campsites Rate / Person / Night Water Source
Designated Backcountry 7 12 River

Amenities


Camping Notes

Reservations

Backcountry permit requests can be submitted online via the AlbertaParks.ca/Kananaskis Country website - once site availability is confirmed, a unique online payment link will be emailed to your account.

🐴 Equestrian

Equestrian use permitted.