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Prince Albert National Park

Trail Report

October 10, 2014 

Trail Name 

Conditions and Comments 


7.2 km loop

Good condition.

Red Deer Blue
5.2 km loop

Good condition.
Red Deer Red
8.1 km loop
Good condition.
Red Deer Yellow
5.8 k loop
Good condition.

 Highway #264

Boundary Bog
2.0 km loop
Good condition.

 Kingsmere Road  

Waskesiu River
2.5 km loop
Some sloping boardwalk.
Narrows Peninsula
3.0 km loop
Good condition.
Kingsmere River
1.5 km one-way
Good condition.
Grey Owl
20.0 km one-way
Boardwalk washed out between Northend Campground and Ajawaan Lake. Trail is flagged at washout.

 Narrows Road

Mud Creek
2.0 km loop
Good condition. Repairs to boardwalk are now complete.
Ice Push Ridge
150 meters one-way
Not maintained.
1.2 km loop
Fair condition. 

 Scenic Route #263

Shady Lake
1.7 km loop
Good condition.
Height-of-Land Tower
15 m tower
Good condition.
Freight Tait Springs
2 km one way
Good condition.
Spruce River Highlands
8.5 km loop
Good condition.
5.0 km one-way
Not maintained.

Elk Trail
To Fish Lake
13km one way

Closed for campground upgrade. 
Elk Trail
Fish Lake to Camp Lake
3 km one way
Closed for campground upgrade. 
Elk Trail
Camp Lake to West Side Boundary
23 km one way
Not maintained.

 Cookson Road

Hunters Lake
12.0 km one-way
Trees down on trail.
West Side Boundary
37.5 km one-way
Good condition.

 West Side

Amyot Lake
15.5 km loop
Wet and muddy sections.

Trail Map
Trail Descriptions


  • Emergency 911
  • Parks Canada Dispatch 1-877-852-3100  
  • Trails are not patrolled, please ensure you are self-reliant.
  • Watch for deadfall.
  •  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.


  • Visitor Centre: hours of operation:
  • Monday to Thursday 8:00am to 4:00pm
  • Friday 8:00am to 8:00pm
  • Saturday & Sunday 10:00am to 6:00pm
  • Contact us by telephone: (306) 663-4522 or by email
  • Park entry permits can be purchased at the Visitor Centre or East Gate
  • To maintain a high quality of service during your visits throughout the year, park entry fees are in place. Fees are invested back into facilities and services that for visitors to enjoy.
  • Please register at the Visitor Centre for all overnight backcountry trips.
  • Check road conditions at 1-888-335-7623 or online.
  • Check weather conditions.