Kananaskis Country

Alberta Parks

Elbow Valley

Updated: March 07, 2021

Updated: March 7, 2021 | Print Report

Read our COVID-19 guidelines by clicking this banner before visiting one of our parks. We are monitoring our operations to prevent the spread of COVID-19 and this page is updated as adjustments are made.

    Annual Road Closures:

    1. Highway 66 closed west of Elbow Falls December 1 - May 14, inclusive

    2. McLean Creek Trail/Highway 549 closed south of McLean Creek Camper's Centre December 1 - April 30, inclusive

    3. Moose Mountain Road closed December 1 - April 30, inclusive

    Notes:

    1. Vault Toilets are open, however visitors should plan to bring their own sanitary supplies, including paper and sanitizer.
    2. Be wildlife aware! Traveling in groups, making noise on trail, keeping pets on leash and carrying bear spray is highly recommended. See the Wildlife Safety page for more information.
    3. For more information about trails within West Bragg Creek, please visit Greater Bragg Creek Trail Association.

Maps

Trail Name Permitted Activities Status Keywords
Alder
Accessed from Bragg Creek Provincial Park on Highway 758.  
Hiking Open Hiking,Hiking (Winter) Duane
Beaver Flats Interpretive
Minor wash out on trail and bridge at the west end. Vehicle access closed for season
Hiking Warning Hiking,Hiking (Winter)
Diamond T Loop
Hiking Fat Biking Open Biking/Cycling,Fat Biking,Hiking,Hiking (Winter),Horseback Riding Fat Biking, Fat Bike, Phat
Elbow E-bike Pilot Project
Fat biking is permitted on this trail from Fullterton Trailhead to Sugar Daddy junction only.
Winter equestrian use is permitted on this trail from from Fullterton Trailhead to the south Iron Springs junction only.
Horseback Riding - Equestrian (Winter) Cross Country Skiing Fat Biking Snowshoeing E-bike Open E-bikes,Fat Biking,Hiking,Horseback Riding,Horseback Riding (Winter),Skiing,Snowshoeing Cross Country Skiing, XC Fat Biking, Fat Bike, Phat ebike, Electric Bike Duane
Elbow Falls Interpretive
Hiking Open Hiking,Hiking (Winter)
Elbow Loop
Vehicle access closed for season Snowmobiles ONLY permitted from January 1 through March 31
Snowmobiling Warning Snowmobiling Duane
Elbow Valley
Fat Biking Snowshoeing Open Biking/Cycling,Fat Biking,Hiking,Horseback Riding,Snowshoeing Fat Biking, Fat Bike, Phat
Fullerton Loop
Hiking Open Hiking,Hiking (Winter)
Iron Horse
Hiking Horseback Riding - Equestrian (Winter) Snowshoeing Open Hiking,Hiking (Winter),Horseback Riding,Horseback Riding (Winter),Snowshoeing
Iron Vista
Hiking Horseback Riding - Equestrian (Winter) Open Hiking,Hiking (Winter),Horseback Riding,Horseback Riding (Winter)
McLean Creek Interpretive
Open Hiking
Paddy's Flat Interpretive
Hiking Open Hiking,Hiking (Winter)
Powderface Creek
Vehicle access closed for season
Hiking Fat Biking Warning Biking/Cycling,Fat Biking,Hiking,Hiking (Winter),Horseback Riding Fat Biking, Fat Bike, Phat
Prairie Creek
Vehicle access closed for season
Hiking Fat Biking Warning Fat Biking,Hiking (Winter) Fat Biking, Fat Bike, Phat Duane
Prairie Link
Hiking Fat Biking Open Biking/Cycling,Fat Biking,Hiking,Hiking (Winter),Horseback Riding Fat Biking, Fat Bike, Phat
Ridgeback E-bike Pilot Project
Hiking Horseback Riding - Equestrian (Winter) Fat Biking Snowshoeing E-bike Open Biking/Cycling,E-bikes,Fat Biking,Hiking,Hiking (Winter),Horseback Riding,Horseback Riding (Winter),Snowshoeing Fat Biking, Fat Bike, Phat ebike, Electric Bike
Riverview
Hiking Open Biking/Cycling,Hiking,Hiking (Winter)
Sugar Daddy E-bike Pilot Project
Hiking Horseback Riding - Equestrian (Winter) Fat Biking Snowshoeing E-bike Open Biking/Cycling,E-bikes,Fat Biking,Hiking,Hiking (Winter),Horseback Riding,Horseback Riding (Winter),Snowshoeing Fat Biking, Fat Bike, Phat ebike, Electric Bike
Sugar Mama E-bike Pilot Project
Hiking Horseback Riding - Equestrian (Winter) Fat Biking Snowshoeing E-bike Open Biking/Cycling,E-bikes,Fat Biking,Hiking,Hiking (Winter),Horseback Riding,Horseback Riding (Winter),Snowshoeing Fat Biking, Fat Bike, Phat ebike, Electric Bike
Sugar Pony
Hiking Horseback Riding - Equestrian (Winter) Open Hiking,Hiking (Winter),Horseback Riding,Horseback Riding (Winter)
Sulphur Springs
Hiking Fat Biking Open Biking/Cycling,Fat Biking,Hiking,Hiking (Winter),Horseback Riding Fat Biking, Fat Bike, Phat
Tom Snow
Hiking Horseback Riding - Equestrian (Winter) Fat Biking Snowshoeing Open Biking/Cycling,Fat Biking,Hiking,Hiking (Winter),Horseback Riding,Horseback Riding (Winter),Snowshoeing Fat Biking, Fat Bike, Phat