Evan-Thomas Provincial Recreation Area

Alberta Parks

Trails

A Kananaskis Conservation Pass is required to park your vehicle in Kananaskis and the Bow Valley.
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 Snowshoeing Open
Bill Milne (Winter)

An ice flow exists between Evan Thomas Creek and the golf course.

9.7 km total one-way for complete Bill Milne Trail Winter E-bikes Fat Biking OHVing Skate Skiing Cross Country Skiing Warning / Event
Evan-Thomas Fire Road (Winter)

Warning: Bridge washed out over Evan-Thomas Creek.

 

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

 

0.8 km Winter Hiking Hiking Cross Country Skiing Open
Ribbon Creek Snowshoe 3.7 km Winter Hiking E-bikes Fat Biking Hiking OHVing Snowshoeing Open
Ribbon Creek (Winter)

 

Ribbon Falls Backcountry Campground: Closed Dec 1st - Jun 14th.

Ribbon Lake Backcountry Campground: Closed Dec 1st - Jun 23rd.

 

4.4 km Winter Cross Country Skiing Open
Ruthie's

Trail sustained water damage in the summer and may have rough and uneven terrain for skiers. Particularly skiers coming down hill will need to use caution.

0.4 km Year-round Hiking OHVing Cross Country Skiing Open
Skogan Pass Loop (Winter) 2.7 km Winter Cross Country Skiing Open
Skogan Pass Lower (Winter) 1.7 km to the junction of Ruthie's Trail Winter Cross Country Skiing Open
Skogan Pass Upper (Winter)

Good condition

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) 1.0 km Winter Skate Skiing Cross Country Skiing Open
Terrace North (Winter) 9.5 km one-way Winter E-bikes Fat Biking Hiking OHVing Skate Skiing Cross Country Skiing Open
Troll Falls

Trail may be icy / slippery, particularly during freeze and thaw weather conditions. Ice cleats / micro spikes are highly recommended and may be necessary to safely walk this trail.   

1.4 km Year-round Hiking E-bikes Fat Biking Hiking OHVing Cross Country Skiing Snowshoeing Warning
Village Rim 1.3 km Year-round Hiking E-bikes Fat Biking Hiking OHVing Open
Centennial Ridge (Winter)

Closed: April 1st - June 21st for protection of bighorn sheep during sensitive birthing period.

0.8 km Winter Hiking Fat Biking Hiking OHVing Snowshoeing Closed
Big Kidd (Winter) 1.8 km Winter Hiking E-bikes Fat Biking Hiking OHVing Snowshoeing Open
Little Kidd (Winter) 2.5 km Winter Hiking E-bikes Fat Biking Hiking OHVing Snowshoeing Open
Mine Meadow (Winter) 2.1 km Winter Hiking Fat Biking Hiking OHVing Snowshoeing Open
Shinrin 2.0 km Winter Hiking E-bikes Fat Biking Hiking OHVing Snowshoeing Open
Studless 0.7 km Winter Hiking E-bikes Fat Biking Hiking OHVing Snowshoeing Open
Upper Troll Falls

Trail may be icy / slippery, particularly during freeze and thaw weather conditions. Ice cleats / micro spikes are highly recommended and may be necessary to safely walk this trail.   

0.9 km out and back Year-round Hiking Hiking Warning
Aspen (Winter) 1.8 km Winter Cross Country Skiing Open
Coal Mine (Winter) 2.3 km one-way Winter Cross Country Skiing Open
Middle Kidd (Winter) 0.5 km Winter Hiking E-bikes Fat Biking Hiking OHVing Snowshoeing Open
Midnight Meadow 0.8 km Winter Hiking E-bikes Fat Biking Hiking OHVing Snowshoeing Open
Village Loop 2.0 km Winter Hiking E-bikes Fat Biking Hiking OHVing Snowshoeing Open

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