Peter Lougheed Provincial Park

Elbow Lake Backcountry Campground

Backcountry reservations for Kananaskis Country will not be available after February 13th while the system transitions over to the Reserve.AlbertaParks.ca system. During that time no backcountry reservations can be made until opening of online reservations at 9 am on February 25th.
Information: 403-678-0760
Lat: 50.637443 Long: -115.009242

Elbow Lake Backcountry Campground is in Peter Lougheed Provincial Park, 75 km south of Hwy. 1 on Hwy. 40. The closest access is at Elbow Pass Day Use Area. It is 1.3 km from the trailhead via Elbow Lake Trail. There are around 15 tenting pads in the forest along the emerald green lake. Here there are firepits and firewood, pit/vault toilets, and secure food storage lockers.

Camping

Jun 15 - Nov 30
Site Type Campsites Rate / Person / Night Water Source
Designated Backcountry 15 $12 Lake

Amenities

Updated: Feb 15, 2019