Kananaskis Country

Alberta Parks

McLean Creek Snowmobile Trail Report

Updated: May 01, 2020

Updated: May 1, 2020 | Print Report

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    Annual Road Closures:

    1. Highway #66 - Closed December 1 to May 14 west of Elbow Falls Day Use.
    2. McLean Creek Trail (road) - Closed December 1 to April 30 between the south end at the McLean Creek Staging Area and north of Fisher Creek.

    Notes:

    1. McLean Creek Off-Highway Vehicle PLUZ is open for snowmobile traffic from January 1 - March 31.
    2. Powderface Trail (Road) is open for snowmobile traffic from December 1 - April 30.
    3. Big Elbow/Little Elbow Loop is open for snowmobile traffic from January 1 - March 31
    4. OHV use is restricted to off-highway vehicles not exceeding 450 kg with 3 or more flotation tires from December 1 - April 30. This restriction does not apply to snow vehicles.
    5. This report is updated periodically as changing conditions warrant. We appreciate user information on this area and if you would like to provide details for this report, please "Contact Our Team".

Maps

Trail Name Permitted Activities Status
Elbow Loop
Snowmobiling Open
Elbow Loop Public Recreation
    Elbow Loop Public Recreation Trail is open for snowmobiles Jan. 1 to March 31 conditions permitting. 
Snowmobiling Closed
McLean Creek OHV PLUZ
Snowmobiling Closed
Powderface Trail (Road)
    Open for snowmobile traffic from December 1 - April 30.
Snowmobiling Open