Kananaskis Country

Alberta Parks

Elbow Loop Public Recreation

A Kananaskis Conservation Pass is required to park your vehicle in Kananaskis and the Bow Valley.
Ice Safety: Alberta Parks does not monitor ice conditions; learn how to assess them for yourself.

This route is accessed via the snowmobile from the Dawson Day Use area on the Powderface Road. The journey requires additional fuel and there are no open camping facilities in the winter months. 

Elbow Loop Public Recreation Trail is open for snowmobiles Jan. 1 to March 31 conditions permitting.
For additional information please see the Public Land Use Zones page. 


Open for snowmobile traffic from Jan. 1 - Mar. 31. 

Length:40.6 km
Trail Map
Trail Report:Sibbald Snowmobile
Trails  Kananaskis Country  - All Parks
Updated: Jan 9, 2023