Kananaskis Country

Alberta Parks

Black Prince Cirque Interpretive


Cold Water Safety

Visitors be aware, in the mountains the water is cold all year. If you fall into the cold water it will affect you immediately.
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This trail climbs to a seasonally variable cirque lake through forested and open areas. The first section follows an old logging road.


Note: The Blackshale Creek Suspension Bridge is NOT accessed on this trail.

Length:4.2 km
Elevation Profile90 m / 300 ft m
Type:Interpretive Trail
Group Size Limit:35  (Permit information)
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Trail Map Black Prince Cirque Trail Interpretive Pamphlet
Trail Report:Peter Lougheed
Trails  Kananaskis Country  - All Parks
Updated: Aug 15, 2022