West Bragg Creek Provincial Recreation Area

Alberta Parks


A Kananaskis Conservation Pass is required to park your vehicle in Kananaskis and the Bow Valley.
Alberta Environment and Parks, in partnership with Bragg Creek Trails, is developing a new trails plan for the West Bragg Creek area.
Visit www.Alberta.ca/WBCtrails for more information.
  • West Bragg Creek Day Use Area

    Effective:  May 17, 2024

      • Effective Date: May 17, 2024 until further notice.
      • Where: West Bragg Creek Day Use Area, Long Distance Trail.
      • Why: A Moose charged an individual walking their dogs.

        Although a warning is in place for this area, moose can be encountered anywhere in Kananaskis Country and at any time. Minimize your chance of conflict with moose by:
        • Keeping your pet on a leash at all times.
        • Being aware of your surroundings.
        • Keeping your distance and yielding to moose on the trail.
        • Never getting between a cow and her calf.

        Please report all aggressive moose encounters immediately to (403) 591-7755.

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