Kananaskis Country

Alberta Parks

Peter Lougheed Trail Report

Updated: September 25, 2020

Updated: September 25, 2020 | Print Report

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    Notes:

    1. Vault Toilets are open, however visitors should plan to bring their own sanitary supplies, including paper and sanitizer.
    2. 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.
    3. Be aware of avalanche conditions! Current conditions can be found at Avalanche Canada.

Maps

Trail Name Permitted Activities Status
1982 Canadian Mount Everest Expedition Interpretive
    Bear Warning
Hiking Warning
Bill Benson
    Bear Warning
Hiking Warning
Black Prince Cirque Interpretive
Hiking Open
Boulton Creek Interpretive
    Bear Warning
Hiking Warning
Burstall Pass
    • Bikes permitted on first 2.9 km of trail ONLY 
Hiking Biking Open
Chester Lake
Hiking Biking Open
Elbow Lake
Hiking Biking Horseback Riding - Equestrian Open
Elk Pass
    Bear Warning
Hiking Biking Warning
High Rockies
    Bear Warning in place from Driftwood Day Use to Buller Creek Day Use Between Nov. 1 and May 1 the trail is closed through the Buller Slide Path due to Highway Avalanche Control
Hiking Biking Warning
Highwood Meadows
Hiking Open
Kananaskis Canyon Interpretive
    • Bear Warning
    • Trail damaged due to dam construction
Hiking Closed
Lookout
    • Bear Warning
    • The south side of the trail, beyond the Lookout Tower, is not maintained in summer and there are unbridged stream crossings
Hiking Biking Warning
Lower Lake
    Bear Warning
Hiking Warning
Lower Lake Interpretive
    Bear Warning
Hiking Warning
Marl Lake Interpretive
    Bear Warning
Hiking Warning
Maude-Lawson
Hiking Open
Meadow
    Bear Warning
Warning
Peninsula
Hiking Open
Peter Lougheed Paved
    Bear Closure from Mt. Sarrail to Elkwood. Bear Warning on remainder.
Hiking Biking Partially Closed
Pocaterra
    Bear Warning
Hiking Biking Warning
Ptarmigan Cirque Interpretive
Hiking Open
Rawson Lake
Hiking Open
Rock Glacier Interpretive
Hiking Open
Rockwall
    Bear Warning
Hiking Warning
Spruce Road
    Bear Warning Grooming/tracksetting of Spruce Road has ceased for the season.
Hiking Warning
Three Isle Lake
    Bikes only permitted to Invincible Creek, 3.8 km from trailhead
Hiking Biking Open
Upper Lake
    Bear Warning
Hiking Biking Warning
Valleyview
    Bear Warning
Hiking Biking Warning
Whiskey Jack
    Bear Warning
Hiking Biking Warning
William Watson Lodge Access
    Bear Warning
Hiking Biking Warning