Kananaskis Country

Little Elbow

    Little Elbow Trail is half of the popular Elbow Loop. The trail is an old fireroad that follows west and south along the Little Elbow River over Tombstone Pass to Tombstone Backcountry Campground. There are views of mounts Romulus, Remus, Glasgow and Tombstone. The trailhead is located at the very west end of the Equestrian Campground.


  • To support construction at Tombstone Backcountry Campground there will be trucks and heavy equipment travelling along the trail from the Little Elbow Day Use

    Length:23 one-way km
    Elevation Gain400 m / 1,310 ft m
    Group Size Limit:35  (Permit information)
    ActivitiesBiking/Cycling,Hiking,Horseback Riding
    Trail Map Elbow Valley Summer Trails Map
    Sheep Valley Trails Map
    Park Map with Trails
    Trail Report:Elbow Valley
    Trails  Kananaskis Country  - All Parks
    Park Boundary
    Updated: Dec 20, 2018