Kananaskis Country

Alberta Parks

Penstock Loop Snowshoe

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When this trail was originally built, it traversed alongside its namesake, the Pocaterra Penstock, which has since been upgraded and buried underground. Interesting historical features like the Kent Creek sluiceway and still visible and it provides nice views of the Opal Range.

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.

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Trailhead:
    Length:4.5 km
    Type:Loop
    Group Size Limit:35  (Permit information)
    Difficulty
    ActivitiesHikingFat BikingSnowshoeingFat Biking,Hiking,Hiking (Winter),Snowshoeing
    Trail Map Winter Trails
    Trail Report:Peter Lougheed
    Trails  Kananaskis Country  - All Parks
    Updated: May 1, 2020