Kananaskis Country

Alberta Parks

Barrier Lake Interpretive

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This trail is a short uphill hike to a ridge. There are excellent views of the northern and southern sections of Barrier Lake.

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Open
Length:2.5 km one-way from lower parking area at Barrier Lake Day Use; can be shortened by parking in upper parking lot
Elevation Profile100 m
Type:Interpretive Trail
Out-and-Back
Group Size Limit:15  (Permit information)
SummerHikingInterpretive Hiking
Winter
Trail Map Bow & Kananaskis Valleys Trail Map
Trail Report:Kananaskis Valley
Trails  Kananaskis Country  - All Parks
Updated: Sep 2, 2021