Lesser Slave Lake Provincial Park

Alberta Parks

Freighter Lakeshore

Ice Safety: Alberta Parks does not monitor ice conditions; learn how to assess them for yourself at the Canadian Red Cross. Closure - The Freighter Lakeshore / Trans Canada Trail from Boreal Centre for Bird Conservation to Marten River CampgroundClosure - The Freighter Lakeshore / Trans Canada Trail from Boreal Centre for Bird Conservation to Marten River Campground

Follow an historical travel route used by Indigenous peoples, European settlers, and Klondikers along the lake shore. You can travel all the way from Slave Lake to Marten River or choose a shorter section to explore from one of the many trailheads. This trail is generally flat with footbridges and a few gentle slopes and small hills.

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Partially Closed

The section of the Freighter Lakeshore Trail between the Boreal Centre for Bird Conservation and the Marten River Campground is closed for maintenance.

Length:22.1 km
Elevation Profile15 m
Type:Connector Trail
Difficulty
SummerHikingMtn Biking/Cycling
WinterCross Country SkiingSnowshoeing
Trail Map
Trail Report:Trails
Accessibility
Surface TypeNatural,Wood Bridge Deck
Trails  Lesser Slave Lake PP  - All Parks
Updated: Sep 28, 2022