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Prince Albert National Park

Trail and Facilities Condition Report

August 20, 2015

  • Trail conditions fluctuate daily depending on the weather.
  • Trails are cleared of fallen trees periodically.

Note:

  • Very low water levels in the Kingsmere River. 

Trail Name 

Conditions and Comments 

Townsite

Fisher
7.2 km loop

 Trail cleared August 14. Some wet/muddy areas.  

Red Deer Blue
5.2 km loop

 Good condition. Trail cleared August 19.
Red Deer Red
8.1 km loop
 Good condition. Trail cleared August 19.
Red Deer Yellow
5.8 k loop
 Some wet/muddy areas. Trail cleared August 19.

 Highway #264

Boundary Bog
2.0 km loop
 Good condition. Trail cleared August 18.

 Kingsmere Road  

Waskesiu River
2.5 km loop
 Good condition. Trail cleared August 18.
Narrows Peninsula
3.0 km loop
 Trail cleared August 17.
Kingsmere River
1.5 km one-way
 Trail cleared August 6.
Grey Owl
20.0 km one-way
 Trail cleared August 13.

 Narrows Road

Mud Creek Trail
3 km loop
 Some muddy areas. Trail cleared August 18.
Treebeard
1.4 km loop
 Some muddy areas. Trail cleared August 18.

 Scenic Route #263

Shady Lake
1.7 km loop
 Trail cleared August 19.
Height-of-Land Tower
15 m tower
 Good condition.
Freight Tait Springs
2 km one way
 Trail cleared July 18.
Spruce River Highlands
8.5 km loop
 Trail cleared July 19. Some wet sections.

Elk Trail
To Fish Lake
13km one way

 Trail cleared April 21.
Elk Trail
Fish Lake to Camp Lake
3 km one way
 Trail cleared April 21.
Elk Trail
Camp Lake to West Side Boundary
23 km one way
 Not maintained.

 Cookson Road

Cookson Road  West end closed for maintenance.
Hunters Lake
12.0 km one-way
 Trail cleared May 19.
West Side Boundary
37.5 km one-way
 Good condition.

 West Side

Amyot Lake
15.5 km loop
 Good condition.

Park entry permits are required year round. Fees are invested back into facilities and services for visitors to enjoy. Obtain your pass at the Prince Albert National Park Visitor Centre.

Trail Map
Trail Descriptions

Safety:

  • Emergency 911
  • Parks Canada Dispatch (24 Hours) 1-877-852-3100  
  • Trails are not patrolled, please ensure you are self-reliant.
  • Keep your distance from wildlife and make noise while on the trails.
  • Watch for deadfall and slippery or broken boardwalks
  • Protect your pet and park wildlife by keeping your dog on a leash.
  • Please respect area and trail closures.
  • Use caution on boardwalk and stairs.
  • Do not rely on your cell/satellite phone to get you out of trouble. Coverage is variable throughout the Park.

Information:

  • Contact us by telephone: (306) 663-4522 or by email
  • Park entry permits can be purchased at the Visitor Centre  
  • Please register at the Visitor Centre for all overnight backcountry trips.
  • Check road conditions at 1-888-335-7623 or online.
  • Check weather conditions.