Evan-Thomas Provincial Recreation Area

Alberta Parks

Trails

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Trail Length Season Permitted Activities (Legend) Status
Stoney

Closed annually between (and including) Jewell Bay Campground south to Lorette Creek. April 15 - June 15.

22.5 km one-way Year-round Hiking E-bikes Fat Biking Hiking Horseback Riding - Equestrian Partially Closed
Aspen (Summer) 1.8 km Summer Hiking Open
Bill Milne (Winter)

 

 

9.7 km total one-way for complete Bill Milne Trail Winter E-bikes Fat Biking Skate Skiing Cross Country Skiing Open
Coal Mine (Summer) 2.3 km one-way Summer Hiking Open
Evan-Thomas Fire Road (Winter)

Trail is not recommended for skiing. Snow is very compacted / icy, as well as dirty and abrasive in areas. 

1.6 to Wedge Connector km Winter Hiking Fat Biking Hiking Horseback Riding - Equestrian Cross Country Skiing Warning
Hay Meadow (Winter)

Trail is single track set in the winter for cross country skiing. All non-skiers must stay off set track.

1.5 km one-way Winter Hiking Hiking Cross Country Skiing Open
High Level (Winter) 1.4 km one-way Winter Cross Country Skiing Open
Kovach (Winter) 5.1 km Winter Cross Country Skiing Open
Link (Winter)

Shared trail by all winter users. Non-skiers must stay off set tracks.

0.8 km Winter Hiking Fat Biking Hiking Cross Country Skiing Open
Ribbon Creek (Summer)

Ribbon falls still has over 1.5 metres of snow. Expect post-holing to get there.

Bikes permitted on first 4 km of trail ONLY.

9.1 km one-way to Ribbon Falls or 10.1 km one-way to Ribbon Lake Backcountry Campground Summer E-bikes Hiking Open
Ribbon Creek Snowshoe

March 25th - Loose snow over hard packed. 

3.7 km Winter Hiking E-bikes Fat Biking Hiking Snowshoeing Open
Ribbon Creek (Winter)

Trail is double track set.

2.1 km Winter Cross Country Skiing Open
Ruthie's 0.4 km Year-round Cross Country Skiing Open
Skogan Pass (Summer) From Ribbon: 10.2 km to Skogan Pass, 19.4 km to Wind Valley Summer Hiking Horseback Riding - Equestrian Open
Skogan Pass Loop (Winter) 2.7 km Winter Cross Country Skiing Open
Skogan Pass Lower (Winter)

Two ice flows exists on Lower Skogan opposite the Nakiska maintenance shop

1.7 km to the junction of Ruthie's Trail Winter Cross Country Skiing Warning
Skogan Pass Upper (Winter) 5.9 km from Ruthie's Trail to the upper junction of Skogan Pass Loop Winter Cross Country Skiing Open
Sunburst 1.2 km one-way Year-round Cross Country Skiing Open
Terrace Link (Winter)

Double track set.

1.0 km Winter Hiking Fat Biking Hiking Cross Country Skiing Open
Terrace North (Winter)

Only the lower 100 meters of trail is shared with other winter users. 

 

 

9.5 km one-way Winter E-bikes Fat Biking Hiking Skate Skiing Cross Country Skiing Open
Troll Falls

March 13 - Hard packed

1.7 km one-way Year-round Hiking E-bikes Fat Biking Hiking Cross Country Skiing Snowshoeing Open
Village Snowshoe Loop

Trail closed April 1st

3 km Winter Hiking Fat Biking Hiking Snowshoeing Closed
Village Rim 1.3 km Year-round Hiking E-bikes Fat Biking Hiking Open
Centennial Ridge (Winter)

Seasonal closure April 1st to June 21st

 

0.8 km Winter Hiking Fat Biking Hiking Snowshoeing Closed
Aspen-Terrace Short Loop (Winter)

Closed April 1st

 

2.2 km Winter Hiking E-bikes Fat Biking Hiking Snowshoeing Closed
Aspen-Terrace Long Loop (Winter)

Closed April 1st

 

4.1 km Winter Hiking E-bikes Fat Biking Hiking Snowshoeing Closed
Mine Meadow (Winter)

Closed April 1st

 

1.8 km Winter Hiking Fat Biking Hiking Snowshoeing Closed
Shinrin

Closed April 1st

1.2 km Winter Hiking E-bikes Fat Biking Hiking Snowshoeing Closed
Studless

Closed April 1st

 

0.4 km Winter Hiking E-bikes Fat Biking Hiking Snowshoeing Closed
Upper Troll Falls

Ice cleats and poles recommended. Do not hike off trail to find traction if slipping - turn back. 

0.9 km out and back Year-round Hiking Hiking Warning
Bill Milne (Summer)

Some snow still remains close to Wedge Pond.

9.7 km one-way Summer E-bikes Fat Biking Hiking Partially Closed
Aspen (Winter) 1.8 km Winter Cross Country Skiing Open
Coal Mine (Winter)

Shared trail with all winter users. All uphill traffic should stay to the right.

2.3 km one-way Winter Fat Biking Cross Country Skiing Open
Evan-Thomas Fire Road (Summer) 14 km one-way to the pass Summer Hiking Horseback Riding - Equestrian Open
Hay Meadow (Summer) 1.5 km one-way Summer Hiking Open
High Level (Summer) 1.4 km one-way Summer Hiking Open
Kovach (Summer) 5.1 km Summer Hiking Open
Link (Summer) 0.8 km Summer E-bikes Hiking Open
Terrace Link (Summer) 1.0 km Summer E-bikes Hiking Open

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