Peter Lougheed Provincial Park

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Trails

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TrailLengthSeasonPermitted Activities (Legend) StatusList
1982 Canadian Mount Everest Expedition Interpretive2.1 kmSummerHikingOpenHikingInterpretive Trail,LoopKananaskis CountryPeter Lougheed-- Peter Lougheed PP
Bill Benson0.7 km one-waySummerHikingwheel chair accessibleOpenHikingWheelchair Accessible HandicapOut-and-Back,PavedKananaskis CountryPeter Lougheed-- Peter Lougheed PP
Black Prince Cirque Interpretive4.2 kmSummerHikingOpenHikingInterpretive Trail,LoopKananaskis CountryPeter Lougheed-- Peter Lougheed PP
Boulton Creek

Track is a bit bumpy/uneven in some areas.

2.2 km one-wayWinterCross country skiing xc skiingOpenSkiing02-IntermediateConnector Trail,Out-and-BackKananaskis CountryPeter Lougheed-- Peter Lougheed PP
Boulton Creek Interpretive4.9 kmSummerHikingOpenHikingInterpretive Trail,LoopKananaskis CountryPeter Lougheed-- Peter Lougheed PP
Braille2.2 kmWinterCross country skiing xc skiingOpenSkiingConnector TrailKananaskis CountryPeter Lougheed-- Peter Lougheed PP
Burstall Pass

Bikes permitted on first 2.9 km of trail ONLY 

 

7.4 km one-waySummerHikingBiking bike CyclingOpenBiking/Cycling,Hiking,CyclingOut-and-BackKananaskis CountryPeter Lougheed-- Peter Lougheed PP
Burstall Pass (Backcountry)WinterCross country skiing xc skiingOpenSkiingKananaskis CountryPeter Lougheed-- Peter Lougheed PP
Chester Lake4.6 km one-waySummerHikingBiking bike CyclingOpenBiking/Cycling,Hiking,CyclingOut-and-BackKananaskis CountryPeter Lougheed-- Peter Lougheed PP
Chester Lake (Winter)4.6 km one-wayWinterCross country skiing xc skiingOpenSkiingOut-and-BackKananaskis CountryPeter Lougheed-- Peter Lougheed PP
Elbow Lake

Vehicle access closed for season

1.4 km one-waySummerHikingBiking bike CyclingEquestrian horseback ridingWarningBiking/Cycling,Hiking,Horseback Riding,Equestrian,CyclingOut-and-BackKananaskis CountryPeter Lougheed-- Peter Lougheed PP
Elk Pass5.6 kmSummerHikingBiking bike CyclingOpenBiking/Cycling,Hiking,CyclingOut-and-Back,Point-to-PointKananaskis CountryPeter Lougheed-- Peter Lougheed PP
Frozen Toad Loop Snowshoe

Limited directional signage

8.1 kmWinterFat Biking BikeBiking bike CyclingsnowshoeingOpenFat Biking,Snowshoeing,CyclingLoopKananaskis CountryPeter Lougheed-- Peter Lougheed PP
High Rockies (Summer)
  • Between Nov. 1 and May 1 the trail is closed through the Buller Slide Path due to Highway Avalanche Control
63.0 Goat Creek to Pocaterra Dam; 80.0 Goat Creek to Elk Pass kmSummerHikingBiking bike CyclingOpenBiking/Cycling,Hiking,CyclingOut-and-Back,Point-to-PointKananaskis CountrySpray Valley-- Spray Valley PP,Bow Valley WPP,Peter Lougheed PP
High Rockies (Winter)

The trail is closed through the Buller Slide Path Between Nov. 1 and May 1 due to Highway Avalanche Control.

Blackshale Bridge is closed in the winter. The bypass trail remains open for this section of the trail.

63.0 Goat Creek to Pocaterra Dam kmWinterHikingFat Biking BikeBiking bike CyclingsnowshoeingPartially ClosedFat Biking,Hiking (Winter),Snowshoeing,CyclingConnector Trail,Out-and-Back,Point-to-PointKananaskis CountrySpray Valley-- Spray Valley PP,Peter Lougheed PP,Bow Valley WPP
Highwood Meadows

Vehicle access closed for season

0.6 km one-waySummerHikingwheel chair accessibleWarningHikingWheelchair Accessible HandicapInterpretive Trail,Out-and-BackKananaskis CountryPeter Lougheed-- Peter Lougheed PP
Kananaskis Canyon Interpretive
  • Trail damaged due to dam construction
0.8 kmSummerHikingClosedHikingInterpretive Trail,LoopKananaskis CountryPeter Lougheed-- Peter Lougheed PP
Lookout1.7 kmSummerHikingBiking bike CyclingOpenBiking/Cycling,Hiking,CyclingConnector Trail,Out-and-BackKananaskis CountryPeter Lougheed-- Peter Lougheed PP
Lower Lake3.5 km one-waySummerHikingOpenHikingOut-and-Back,Point-to-PointKananaskis CountryPeter Lougheed-- Peter Lougheed PP
Lower Lake Interpretive0.5 km one-waySummerHikingOpenHikingInterpretive Trail,Out-and-BackKananaskis CountryPeter Lougheed-- Peter Lougheed PP
Marl Lake Interpretive1.5 km for loopSummerHikingwheel chair accessibleOpenHikingWheelchair Accessible HandicapInterpretive Trail,LoopKananaskis CountryPeter Lougheed-- Peter Lougheed PP
Maude-Lawson7.5 kmSummerHikingOpenHikingOut-and-BackKananaskis CountryPeter Lougheed-- Peter Lougheed PP
Meadow

Jan. 15th: Groomed and trackset in the early morning and the fallen tree was removed from across the trail. 

4.0 kmYear-roundCross country skiing xc skiingOpenSkiing02-IntermediateConnector Trail,Point-to-PointKananaskis CountryPeter Lougheed-- Peter Lougheed PP
Peninsula0.4 kmSummerHikingOpenHikingOut-and-BackKananaskis CountryPeter Lougheed-- Peter Lougheed PP
Peter Lougheed Paved12.1 one-way kmSummerHikingBiking bike CyclingOpenBiking/Cycling,Hiking,CyclingOut-and-Back,Point-to-Point,PavedKananaskis CountryPeter Lougheed-- Peter Lougheed PP
Pocaterra9.9 km one-waySummerHikingBiking bike CyclingOpenBiking/Cycling,Hiking,CyclingConnector Trail,Out-and-BackKananaskis CountryPeter Lougheed-- Peter Lougheed PP
Ptarmigan Cirque Interpretive

Vehicle access closed for season

4.5 kmSummerHikingWarningHikingInterpretive Trail,LoopKananaskis CountryPeter Lougheed-- Peter Lougheed PP
Rawson Lake3.9 km one-waySummerHikingOpenHikingOut-and-BackKananaskis CountryPeter Lougheed-- Peter Lougheed PP
Rock Glacier Interpretive

Vehicle access closed for season

0.15 km one-waySummerHikingWarningHikingInterpretive Trail,Out-and-BackKananaskis CountryPeter Lougheed-- Peter Lougheed PP
Rockwall0.5 kmSummerHikingwheel chair accessibleOpenHikingWheelchair Accessible HandicapLoopKananaskis CountryPeter Lougheed-- Peter Lougheed PP
Rolly Road Training Grid

Five sets of tracks set.

WinterCross country skiing xc skiingOpenSkiingKananaskis CountryPeter Lougheed-- Peter Lougheed PP
South Sawmill Loop2.8 kmWinterHikingFat Biking BikeBiking bike CyclingsnowshoeingOpenFat Biking,Hiking (Winter),Snowshoeing,CyclingLoopKananaskis CountryPeter Lougheed-- Peter Lougheed PP
Spruce Road

NO PARKING AT WILLIAM WATSON LODGE. There will be no access to Spruce Rd from William Watson Lodge this winter season due to construction at the Lodge.

0.8 kmYear-roundHikingCross country skiing xc skiingwheel chair accessibleOpenHiking,SkiingWheelchair Accessible Handicap02-IntermediateLoopKananaskis CountryPeter Lougheed-- Peter Lougheed PP
Tailwater Snowshoe

Trail is open and has been snowshoe packed in its entirety as of Tuesday December 29th.

1.9 kmWinterFat Biking BikeBiking bike CyclingsnowshoeingOpenFat Biking,Snowshoeing,CyclingConnector Trail,Out-and-BackKananaskis CountryPeter Lougheed-- Peter Lougheed PP
Three Isle Lake

Bikes only permitted to Invincible Creek, 3.8 km from trailhead

10.2 kmSummerHikingBiking bike CyclingOpenBiking/Cycling,Hiking,Cycling03-DifficultOut-and-BackKananaskis CountryPeter Lougheed-- Peter Lougheed PP
Torpor Loop

Limited directional signage

6.1 kmWinterHikingFat Biking BikeBiking bike CyclingsnowshoeingWarningFat Biking,Hiking (Winter),Snowshoeing,CyclingLoopKananaskis CountryPeter Lougheed-- Peter Lougheed PP
Upper Lake15.7 kmSummerHikingBiking bike CyclingOpenBiking/Cycling,Hiking,CyclingLoopKananaskis CountryPeter Lougheed-- Peter Lougheed PP
Valleyview5 kmSummerHikingBiking bike CyclingOpenBiking/Cycling,Hiking,CyclingOut-and-BackKananaskis CountryPeter Lougheed-- Peter Lougheed PP
Whiskey Jack

*Downed Tree on flat section reported Jan 16. 

 

3.9 km one-waySummerHikingBiking bike CyclingOpenBiking/Cycling,Hiking,CyclingConnector Trail,Out-and-BackKananaskis CountryPeter Lougheed-- Peter Lougheed PP
William Watson Lodge Access0.6 km one-wayYear-roundHikingBiking bike CyclingCross country skiing xc skiingwheel chair accessibleOpenBiking/Cycling,Hiking,Skiing,CyclingWheelchair Accessible HandicapConnector Trail,Point-to-PointKananaskis CountryPeter Lougheed-- Peter Lougheed PP
William Watson Lodge Connector0.7 kmWinterHikingFat Biking BikeBiking bike CyclingsnowshoeingClosedFat Biking,Hiking (Winter),Snowshoeing,CyclingConnector TrailKananaskis CountryPeter Lougheed-- Peter Lougheed PP
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