Peter Lougheed Provincial Park

Alberta Parks

Trails

TrailLengthSeasonPermitted Activities (Legend) StatusList
1982 Canadian Mount Everest Expedition Interpretive

Trailhead not vehicle accessible at this time. 

2.1 kmSummerHikingWarningHikingInterpretive Trail,LoopKananaskis CountryPeter Lougheed-- Peter Lougheed PP
Bill Benson

Trailhead not vehicle accessible at this time. 

0.7 km one-waySummerHikingwheel chair accessibleWarningHikingWheelchair Accessible HandicapOut-and-Back,PavedKananaskis CountryPeter Lougheed-- Peter Lougheed PP
Boulton Creek

Trailhead not vehicle accessible at this time. 

2.2 km one-wayWinterCross country skiing xc skiingWarningSkiing02-IntermediateConnector Trail,Out-and-BackKananaskis CountryPeter Lougheed-- Peter Lougheed PP
Boulton Creek Interpretive

Trailhead not vehicle accessible at this time.

4.9 kmSummerHikingWarningHikingInterpretive Trail,LoopKananaskis 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)

Trailhead not vehicle accessible at this time. 

WinterCross country skiing xc skiingWarningSkiingKananaskis CountryPeter Lougheed-- Peter Lougheed PP
Chester Lake

Trailhead not vehicle accessible at this time. 

4.6 km one-waySummerHikingBiking bike CyclingWarningBiking/Cycling,Hiking,CyclingOut-and-BackKananaskis CountryPeter Lougheed-- Peter Lougheed PP
Chester Lake (Winter)

Trailhead not vehicle accessible at this time. 

4.6 km one-wayWinterCross country skiing xc skiingWarningSkiingOut-and-BackKananaskis CountryPeter Lougheed-- Peter Lougheed PP
Elbow Lake

Trailhead not vehicle accessible at this time. 

1.4 km one-waySummerHikingBiking bike CyclingEquestrian horseback ridingWarningBiking/Cycling,Hiking,Horseback Riding,Equestrian,CyclingOut-and-BackKananaskis CountryPeter Lougheed-- Peter Lougheed PP
Elk Pass

Trailhead not vehicle accessible at this time. 

5.6 kmSummerHikingBiking bike CyclingWarningBiking/Cycling,Hiking,CyclingOut-and-Back,Point-to-PointKananaskis CountryPeter Lougheed-- Peter Lougheed PP
Frozen Toad Loop Snowshoe

Trailhead not vehicle accessible at this time. 

Limited directional signage

8.1 kmWinterFat Biking BikeBiking bike CyclingsnowshoeingWarningFat Biking,Snowshoeing,CyclingLoopKananaskis CountryPeter Lougheed-- Peter Lougheed PP
High Rockies (Summer)
  • Trailhead not vehicle accessible at this time.
  • Between Nov. 1 and May 1 the trail is closed through the Buller Slide Path due to Highway Avalanche Control
  • Blackshale Bridge is closed for the season.
63.0 Goat Creek to Pocaterra Dam; 80.0 Goat Creek to Elk Pass kmSummerHikingBiking bike CyclingWarningBiking/Cycling,Hiking,CyclingOut-and-Back,Point-to-PointKananaskis CountrySpray Valley-- Spray Valley PP,Bow Valley WPP,Peter Lougheed PP
High Rockies (Winter)
  • Trailhead not vehicle accessible at this time.
  • Between Nov. 1 and May 1 the trail is closed through the Buller Slide Path due to Highway Avalanche Control
  • Blackshale Bridge is closed for the season
63.0 Goat Creek to Pocaterra Dam kmWinterHikingFat Biking BikeBiking bike CyclingsnowshoeingWarningFat 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

Trailhead not vehicle accessible at this time. 

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
Lookout
  • The south side of the trail, beyond the Lookout Tower, is not maintained in summer and there are unbridged stream crossings
1.7 kmSummerHikingBiking bike CyclingOpenBiking/Cycling,Hiking,CyclingConnector Trail,Out-and-BackKananaskis CountryPeter Lougheed-- Peter Lougheed PP
Lower Lake

Trailhead not vehicle accessible at this time. 

3.5 km one-waySummerHikingWarningHikingOut-and-Back,Point-to-PointKananaskis CountryPeter Lougheed-- Peter Lougheed PP
Lower Lake Interpretive

Trailhead not vehicle accessible at this time. 

0.5 km one-waySummerHikingWarningHikingInterpretive Trail,Out-and-BackKananaskis CountryPeter Lougheed-- Peter Lougheed PP
Marl Lake Interpretive

Trailhead not vehicle accessible at this time. 

1.5 km for loopSummerHikingwheel chair accessibleWarningHikingWheelchair Accessible HandicapInterpretive Trail,LoopKananaskis CountryPeter Lougheed-- Peter Lougheed PP
Maude-Lawson

Trailhead not vehicle accessible at this time. 

7.5 kmSummerHikingWarningHikingOut-and-BackKananaskis CountryPeter Lougheed-- Peter Lougheed PP
Meadow

Trailhead not vehicle accessible at this time. 

4.0 kmYear-roundCross country skiing xc skiingOpenSkiing02-IntermediateConnector Trail,Point-to-PointKananaskis CountryPeter Lougheed-- Peter Lougheed PP
Peter Lougheed Paved

Trailhead not vehicle accessible at this time. 

12.1 one-way kmSummerHikingBiking bike CyclingWarningBiking/Cycling,Hiking,CyclingOut-and-Back,Point-to-Point,PavedKananaskis CountryPeter Lougheed-- Peter Lougheed PP
Pocaterra

Trailhead not vehicle accessible at this time. 

9.9 km one-waySummerHikingBiking bike CyclingWarningBiking/Cycling,Hiking,CyclingConnector Trail,Out-and-BackKananaskis CountryPeter Lougheed-- Peter Lougheed PP
Ptarmigan Cirque Interpretive

Trailhead not vehicle accessible at this time. 

4.5 kmSummerHikingWarningHikingInterpretive Trail,LoopKananaskis CountryPeter Lougheed-- Peter Lougheed PP
Rawson Lake

Trailhead not vehicle accessible at this time. 

3.9 km one-waySummerHikingWarningHikingOut-and-BackKananaskis CountryPeter Lougheed-- Peter Lougheed PP
Rock Glacier Interpretive

Trailhead not vehicle accessible at this time. 

0.15 km one-waySummerHikingWarningHikingInterpretive Trail,Out-and-BackKananaskis CountryPeter Lougheed-- Peter Lougheed PP
Rockwall

Trailhead not vehicle accessible at this time. 

0.5 kmSummerHikingwheel chair accessibleWarningHikingWheelchair Accessible HandicapLoopKananaskis CountryPeter Lougheed-- Peter Lougheed PP
Rolly Road Training Grid

Trailhead not vehicle accessible at this time. 

WinterCross country skiing xc skiingWarningSkiingKananaskis CountryPeter Lougheed-- Peter Lougheed PP
South Sawmill Loop

Limited directional signage 

2.8 kmWinterHikingFat Biking BikeBiking bike CyclingsnowshoeingWarningFat Biking,Hiking (Winter),Snowshoeing,CyclingLoopKananaskis CountryPeter Lougheed-- Peter Lougheed PP
Spruce Road

Trailhead not vehicle accessible at this time. 

Grooming/tracksetting of Spruce Road has ceased for the season.

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

Directional signage is currently limited

  • Closed between Penstock Loop and the Kananaskis Lakes Trail
1.9 kmWinterFat Biking BikeBiking bike CyclingsnowshoeingClosedFat Biking,Snowshoeing,CyclingConnector Trail,Out-and-BackKananaskis CountryPeter Lougheed-- Peter Lougheed PP
Three Isle Lake

Trailhead not vehicle accessible at this time. 

Bikes only permitted to Invincible Creek, 3.8 km from trailhead

10.2 kmSummerHikingBiking bike CyclingWarningBiking/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 Lake

Trailhead not vehicle accessible at this time. 

15.7 kmSummerHikingBiking bike CyclingWarningBiking/Cycling,Hiking,CyclingLoopKananaskis CountryPeter Lougheed-- Peter Lougheed PP
Valleyview

Trailhead not vehicle accessible at this time. 

5 kmSummerHikingBiking bike CyclingWarningBiking/Cycling,Hiking,CyclingOut-and-BackKananaskis CountryPeter Lougheed-- Peter Lougheed PP
Whiskey Jack

Trailhead not vehicle accessible at this time. 

3.9 km one-waySummerHikingBiking bike CyclingWarningBiking/Cycling,Hiking,CyclingConnector Trail,Out-and-BackKananaskis CountryPeter Lougheed-- Peter Lougheed PP
William Watson Lodge Access

Trailhead not vehicle accessible at this time. 

0.6 km one-wayYear-roundHikingBiking bike CyclingCross country skiing xc skiingwheel chair accessibleWarningBiking/Cycling,Hiking,Skiing,CyclingWheelchair Accessible HandicapConnector Trail,Point-to-PointKananaskis CountryPeter Lougheed-- Peter Lougheed PP
William Watson Lodge Connector

Trailhead not vehicle accessible at this time. 

0.7 kmWinterHikingFat Biking BikeBiking bike CyclingsnowshoeingWarningFat Biking,Hiking (Winter),Snowshoeing,CyclingConnector TrailKananaskis CountryPeter Lougheed-- Peter Lougheed PP
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