Kananaskis Country

Alberta Parks

Upper Lake

A Kananaskis Conservation Pass is required to park your vehicle in Kananaskis and the Bow Valley.

The trail circumnavigates Upper Kananaskis Lake and takes in Lower Kananaskis Falls.
The south shore of this lakeside trail passes Sarrail Falls only 1.1 km from the Upper Lake Day Use area and then continues through stands of spruce and fir. On the north side, the trail crosses the Palliser rockslide on the way to Point Backcountry Campground


June 1: All trail is free of snow.

Aster Lake Backcountry Campground: Closed until 2024 for construction.

Point Backcountry Campground: Mainly free of snow. Downed trees removed.

Note: Firewood is no longer supplied at Point Campground and collecting forest deadwood or cutting of trees is prohibited. Fire pits have been removed. No fires allowed.

Length 15.7 km
Elevation: 0 m
Type: Loop
Group Size Limit: 15 / 35 (Permit information)
Summer biking/cycling,hiking Biking/Cycling Hiking
Trail Map Spray Valley & Peter Lougheed Map (Geo Referenced)
Peter Lougheed PP - Kananaskis Lakes Ski Trails Map
Peter Lougheed PP - Winter Trails
Trail Report: Peter Lougheed
Trails: Kananaskis Country / All Parks
Updated: Jun 4, 2023