Kananaskis Country

Alberta Parks

Teacher-led Weather Watch

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.
  • You can use the teacher guide and other resource to help students act as meteorologists while exploring trails in Kananaskis.
  • Students can collect and analyze weather data and identify cloud patterns. They gain an appreciation for how animals and plants have awareness of seasonal changes. 
  • If you'd like suggestions on programming or using this material, please contact the Environmental Education office at 403-679-3517 or Kananaskis.Education@gov.ab.ca.
    • Weather Watch
Type:Teacher-led Field Study
Location:Yamnuska Area in Bow Valley Wildland Provincial Park
Max. Group Size:Dependent on trail group size limits

Teaching Resources:

    Updated: Jun 15, 2020