Evan-Thomas Provincial Recreation Area

Alberta Parks

Trails

Cold Water Safety

Visitors be aware, in the mountains the water is cold all year. If you fall into the cold water it will affect you immediately.
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Trail Length Season Permitted Activities (Legend) Status
Stoney 22.5 km one-way Year-round Hiking E-bikes Fat Biking Hiking Horseback Riding - Equestrian OHVing Open
Aspen (Summer) 1.8 km Summer Hiking OHVing Open
Bill Milne (Winter)

 

 

9.7 km total one-way for complete Bill Milne Trail Winter E-bikes Fat Biking OHVing Skate Skiing Cross Country Skiing Open
Coal Mine (Summer) 2.3 km one-way Summer Hiking OHVing Open
Evan-Thomas Fire Road (Winter) 1.6 to Wedge Connector km Winter Hiking Fat Biking Hiking Horseback Riding - Equestrian OHVing Cross Country Skiing Warning
Hay Meadow (Winter) 1.5 km one-way Winter Hiking Hiking Cross Country Skiing Closed
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 E-bikes Fat Biking Hiking OHVing Cross Country Skiing Open
Ribbon Creek (Summer)

Chains at the Ribbon Lake Headwall have been replaced with Steel cables and rungs. 

Note: 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 OHVing Open
Ribbon Creek Snowshoe 3.7 km Winter Hiking E-bikes Fat Biking Hiking OHVing Snowshoeing Closed
Ribbon Creek (Winter)

Trail is double track set.

2.1 km Winter Cross Country Skiing Open
Ruthie's 0.4 km Year-round Hiking OHVing 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 OHVing 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 Hiking OHVing Cross Country Skiing Open
Terrace Link (Winter)

Double track set.

1.0 km Winter Hiking E-bikes Fat Biking Hiking OHVing 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 OHVing Skate Skiing Cross Country Skiing Open
Troll Falls 1.7 km one-way Year-round Hiking E-bikes Fat Biking Hiking OHVing Cross Country Skiing Snowshoeing Open
Village Snowshoe Loop

Trail closed April 1st

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

Seasonal closure April 1st to June 21st

 

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

Closed April 1st

 

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

Closed April 1st

 

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

Closed April 1st

 

1.8 km Winter Hiking Fat Biking Hiking OHVing Snowshoeing Closed
Shinrin

Closed April 1st

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

Closed April 1st

 

0.4 km Winter Hiking E-bikes Fat Biking Hiking OHVing Snowshoeing Closed
Upper Troll Falls 0.9 km out and back Year-round Hiking Hiking Open
Bill Milne (Summer) 9.7 km one-way Summer E-bikes Fat Biking Hiking OHVing Open
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 OHVing Cross Country Skiing Open
Evan-Thomas Fire Road (Summer) 14 km one-way to the pass Summer Hiking Horseback Riding - Equestrian OHVing Open
Hay Meadow (Summer) 1.5 km one-way Summer Hiking OHVing Open
High Level (Summer) 1.4 km one-way Summer Hiking OHVing Open
Kovach (Summer) 5.1 km Summer Hiking OHVing Open
Link (Summer) 0.8 km Summer Hiking OHVing Open
Terrace Link (Summer) 1.0 km Summer Hiking OHVing Open

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