Kananaskis Country

Alberta Parks

Kananaskis Valley

Updated: February 27, 2021

Updated: February 27, 2021 | Print Report

Read our COVID-19 guidelines by clicking this banner before visiting one of our parks. We are monitoring our operations to prevent the spread of COVID-19 and this page is updated as adjustments are made.
Visitors are asked to purchase a day or season parking pass from Nordiq Alberta to use the trails. Revenue from the sales will cover the costs of trail grooming and maintenance. It’s $10 for a day pass or $50 for the season. More information...

Purchase Your Ski Pass

    Notes:

    1. Vault Toilets are open, however visitors should plan to bring their own sanitary supplies, including paper and sanitizer. 
    2. Kovach Pond Day Use is open. Please park here as an alternative to parking at the Ribbon Creek Day use to access the Ribbon Creek trail system.
      • The Ribbon Creek Trail System can be accessed from Ribbon Creek Day Use, Kovach Pond day use and Kananaskis Village.
      • The Bill Milne Trail can be accessed from Kovach Pond Day Use, Evan Thomas Day Use and Wedge Pond Day Use.
    3. Be wildlife aware! Traveling in groups, making noise on trail, keeping pets on leash and carrying bear spray is highly recommended. See the Wildlife Safety page for more information.

Maps

Live Grooming Report

Village Pond and Skating Rink
    Please limit skating time to allow other parties to use. Respect social distancing guidelines.

Open

Trail Name Permitted Activities Status Keywords
Aspen
Cross Country Skiing Open Biking/Cycling,Hiking,Skiing Cross Country Skiing, XC
Aspen-Terrace Long Loop E-bike Pilot Project
Hiking Fat Biking Snowshoeing E-bike Open E-bikes,Fat Biking,Hiking (Winter),Snowshoeing Fat Biking, Fat Bike, Phat ebike, Electric Bike Duane
Aspen-Terrace Short Loop E-bike Pilot Project
Hiking Fat Biking Snowshoeing E-bike Open E-bikes,Fat Biking,Hiking (Winter),Snowshoeing Fat Biking, Fat Bike, Phat ebike, Electric Bike Duane
Baldy Pass
Hiking Fat Biking Open Biking/Cycling,Fat Biking,Hiking,Hiking (Winter) Fat Biking, Fat Bike, Phat
Bill Milne E-bike Pilot Project
Cross Country Skiing Fat Biking E-bike Open E-bikes,Fat Biking,Skiing Cross Country Skiing, XC Fat Biking, Fat Bike, Phat ebike, Electric Bike
Centennial Ridge
In the winter, only the section below Coal Mine is included in the designated/sanctioned trails network. 
Hiking Fat Biking Snowshoeing Open Fat Biking,Hiking (Winter),Snowshoeing Fat Biking, Fat Bike, Phat
Coal Mine
Cross Country Skiing Fat Biking Open Biking/Cycling,Fat Biking,Hiking,Skiing Cross Country Skiing, XC Fat Biking, Fat Bike, Phat
Evan-Thomas Fire Road
Cross Country Skiing Fat Biking Open Biking/Cycling,Fat Biking,Hiking,Horseback Riding,Skiing Cross Country Skiing, XC Fat Biking, Fat Bike, Phat
Hay Meadow
Cross Country Skiing Open Biking/Cycling,Hiking,Skiing Cross Country Skiing, XC Duane
Hidden
Cross Country Skiing Open Biking/Cycling,Hiking,Skiing Cross Country Skiing, XC Duane
High Level
Cross Country Skiing Open Biking/Cycling,Hiking,Skiing Cross Country Skiing, XC
Kananaskis Integrated Forestry Interpretive
Hiking Open Hiking,Hiking (Winter)
Kovach
Cross Country Skiing Open Biking/Cycling,Hiking,Skiing Cross Country Skiing, XC
Link E-bike Pilot Project
Cross Country Skiing Fat Biking E-bike Open Biking/Cycling,E-bikes,Fat Biking,Hiking,Skiing Cross Country Skiing, XC Fat Biking, Fat Bike, Phat ebike, Electric Bike Duane
Mine Meadow
Hiking Fat Biking Snowshoeing Open Fat Biking,Hiking (Winter),Snowshoeing Fat Biking, Fat Bike, Phat Duane
Prairie View
Hiking Fat Biking Open Biking/Cycling,Fat Biking,Hiking,Hiking (Winter) Fat Biking, Fat Bike, Phat
Quaite Creek
Construction advisory in effect. The informal parking in the Highway 1 ditch for access to Heart Creek is not available at this time.
Hiking Fat Biking Warning Biking/Cycling,Fat Biking,Hiking,Hiking (Winter),Horseback Riding Fat Biking, Fat Bike, Phat
Ribbon Creek
Cross Country Skiing Open Skiing Cross Country Skiing, XC
Ribbon Creek Snowshoe E-bike Pilot Project
Hiking Fat Biking Snowshoeing E-bike Open E-bikes,Fat Biking,Hiking,Hiking (Winter),Snowshoeing Fat Biking, Fat Bike, Phat ebike, Electric Bike Duane
Ruthie's
Cross Country Skiing Open Biking/Cycling,Skiing Cross Country Skiing, XC Duane
Shinrin E-bike Pilot Project
Hiking Fat Biking Snowshoeing E-bike Open E-bikes,Fat Biking,Hiking (Winter),Snowshoeing Fat Biking, Fat Bike, Phat ebike, Electric Bike Duane
Skogan Pass Loop
Cross Country Skiing Open Skiing Cross Country Skiing, XC Duane
Skogan Pass Lower
   
Cross Country Skiing Open Skiing Cross Country Skiing, XC
Skogan Pass Upper
Cross Country Skiing Open Skiing Cross Country Skiing, XC
Stoney E-bike Pilot Project
Hiking Fat Biking E-bike Open Biking/Cycling,E-bikes,Fat Biking,Hiking,Hiking (Winter),Horseback Riding Fat Biking, Fat Bike, Phat ebike, Electric Bike Duane
Studless E-bike Pilot Project
Hiking Fat Biking Snowshoeing E-bike Open E-bikes,Fat Biking,Hiking (Winter),Snowshoeing Fat Biking, Fat Bike, Phat ebike, Electric Bike
Sunburst
Cross Country Skiing Open Biking/Cycling,Skiing Cross Country Skiing, XC
Terrace Link E-bike Pilot Project
Cross Country Skiing Fat Biking E-bike Open Biking/Cycling,E-bikes,Fat Biking,Hiking,Skiing Cross Country Skiing, XC Fat Biking, Fat Bike, Phat ebike, Electric Bike Duane
Terrace North E-bike Pilot Project
Winter/fat biking is only permitted between the Kananaskis Village and Terrace Link trail junction.  
Cross Country Skiing Fat Biking E-bike Open Biking/Cycling,E-bikes,Fat Biking,Hiking,Skiing Cross Country Skiing, XC Fat Biking, Fat Bike, Phat ebike, Electric Bike Duane
Troll Falls E-bike Pilot Project
The trail above Troll Falls is called Upper Troll Falls and contains exposure and slippery conditions. 
Hiking Cross Country Skiing Fat Biking Snowshoeing E-bike Open Biking/Cycling,E-bikes,Fat Biking,Hiking,Hiking (Winter),Skiing,Snowshoeing Cross Country Skiing, XC Fat Biking, Fat Bike, Phat ebike, Electric Bike Duane
Upper Troll Falls
Caution: Upper Troll Falls trail may be icy and slippery when snow is compacted. Users should have 'microspikes' or other traction control tools. 
Partial Closure: The "Canyon" portion of the Upper Troll Falls Trail which access 'Double Falls' is closed due to slippery conditions.
Hiking Partially Closed Hiking,Hiking (Winter) Duane
Village Rim E-bike Pilot Project
Hiking Fat Biking E-bike Open Biking/Cycling,E-bikes,Fat Biking,Hiking,Hiking (Winter) Fat Biking, Fat Bike, Phat ebike, Electric Bike
Village Snowshoe Loop
Hiking Fat Biking Snowshoeing Open Fat Biking,Hiking (Winter),Snowshoeing Fat Biking, Fat Bike, Phat
Wasootch Creek
Hiking Open Biking/Cycling,Hiking,Hiking (Winter)
Wedge Connector
Bridge out over Evan-Thomas Creek, so the connection to Evan-Thomas Fireroad is not groomed. 


Cross Country Skiing Fat Biking Warning Biking/Cycling,Fat Biking,Hiking,Skiing Cross Country Skiing, XC Fat Biking, Fat Bike, Phat