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Updated: July 20, 2018

Bow Valley Trail Report

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Updated: July 20, 2018 | Print Report

Trails are dry and in good condition for hiking and biking, however may have pooling water or be muddy after intermittent rainfall. Exercise caution around moving water, as rivers and streams remain high, but are gradually receding.

Notes:

  1. Be wildlife aware - it is berry season! Bears are out and actively foraging on berry bushes - traveling in groups, keeping pets on leash and carrying bear spray is highly recommended. See the Wildlife Safety page for more information.
  2. Caution is advised for natural hazards such as downed trees and other natural hazards.

Closures:

  1. Gap Lake Day Use - Construction Closure
  2. Grotto Day Use - Construction Closure

Warnings:

  1. Heart Creek Interpretive Trail & Heart Creek Day Use - Bear Warning
  2. Spray Lakes Road - Construction Advisory and Partial Closure
Trail Name Permitted Activities Status
Bow River Interpretive
Open
Bow Valley Paved
Open
Centennial Ridge
Open
Elk Flats
Open
Flowing Water Interpretive
Open
Grotto Creek Canyon
Note
  • Construction in area
Warning
Heart Creek Interpretive
Note
  • Bear Warning
Warning
Jewell Pass
Open
Many Springs Interpretive
Open
Middle Lake Interpretive
Open
Montane Interpretive
Open
Moraine Interpretive
Open
Prairie View
Open
Quaite Creek
Open
Skogan Pass
Open
Stoney
Note
  • Bear Warning
Warning
Windy Point
Note
  • Trail has been rerouted on the Dead Man's Flats (Highway 1) side, please follow new signage to access Wind Ridge.
Open
Yamnuska
Note
  • Yamnuska Trail is only maintained for the first 1.0 km and requires significant route finding skills beyond. If venturing to the top of the scramble route, remember there are over 150 climbing routes up the face it is critical that hikers do not throw rocks over the edge. 
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