Kananaskis Country

Alberta Parks


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Cold Water Safety

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Follow Little Elbow Interpretive Trail to the Little Elbow Suspension Bridge and cross over the river. From the ford at Big Elbow, the trail follows around the north side of Forgetmenot Ridge, then up the valley to the east. This trail joins Volcano Creek Trail, and provides access to Hog's Back Trail and Threepoint Creek Trail.

Length:15.8 km one-way
Elevation Profile357 m / 1,170 ft m
Group Size Limit:15  (Permit information)
SummerHikingMtn Biking/CyclingEquestrian/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
Updated: Dec 1, 2020