The southern portion of this trail starts at the Sandy McNabb Campground and travels through the Sheep River Valley to Junction Creek Day Use, before continuing a further 7.4 km to the Burns Resources Private Property. The northern portion of this trail travels from the junction with the Big Elbow Trail near Tombstone Backcountry Campground to the northern boundary of the Burns Resources Private Property.
The trail through the private Burns Resources Property (located between the north face of Gibraltar Mountain on the south end and Burns Creek on the north end) was heavily damaged in 2013 and is not passable at this time.
|Length:||South Section Sandy McNabb to Burns Private Land 27.5 km; North Section: Big Elbow Trail to Burns Private Land 8.6 km|
|Elevation Gain||720 m / 2,400 ft m|
|Group Size Limit:||35 (Permit information)|
|Trail Map|| Area Map|
Elbow Valley Summer Trails Map
Map (34 MB)
Kananaskis Valley Summer Trails Map
Sheep Valley Trails Map
Highwood WMU Map
Bluerock Creek Trail Interpretive Pamphlet
Sandy McNabb Campground Map
Sandy McNabb Trail Interpretive Pamphlet
Sandy McNabb Trails Map with Cross Country Ski Trails
|Trail Report:||Sheep and Highwood|