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Prince Albert National Park

Trail and Facilities Condition Report

May 13, 2016  

  • Spring Conditions. Most trails will have wet and muddy sections. Icy sections may exist.
  • Ski trails will no longer be groomed this season.
  • Trail conditions fluctuate daily depending on the weather.
  • Trails are cleared of fallen trees periodically.
  • Spring flooding may occur. In some cases temporary trail closures may be required.

Trail Name   Conditions and Comments  


7.2 km loop
 Spring conditions.

Red Deer Blue
5.2 km loop

 Spring conditions.

Red Deer Red
8.1 km loop

 Spring conditions.
Red Deer Yellow
5.8 km loop
 Spring conditions.

 Highway #264

Boundary Bog
2.0 km loop
 Spring conditions.

 Kingsmere Road  

Waskesiu River
2.5 km loop
 Spring conditions.
Narrows Peninsula
3.0 km loop
 Spring conditions.
Kingsmere River
1.5 km one-way
 Spring conditions.
Grey Owl
20.0 km one-way
 Spring conditions.

 Narrows Road

Mud Creek Trail
3 km loop
 Spring conditions.
1.2 km loop
 Spring conditions.

 Scenic Route #263

Shady Lake
1.7 km loop
 Spring conditions.
Height-of-Land Tower
15 m tower
 Spring conditions.
Freight Tait Springs
2 km one way
 Spring conditions.
Spruce River Highlands
8.5 km loop
 Spring conditions.
Elk Trail
To Fish Lake
13 km one way
 Spring conditions.
Elk Trail
Fish Lake to Camp Lake
3 km one way
 Spring conditions.

 Cookson Road

Hunters Lake
12.0 km one-way
 Spring conditions.
West Side Boundary
37.5 km one-way
 Spring conditions.

 West Side

Amyot Lake
15.5 km loop
 Spring conditions.

Trail Descriptions:


  • Emergency 911
  • Parks Canada Dispatch (24 Hours) 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. 
  • For more information and tips to ensure a safe experience visit the Prince Albert National Park Visitor Safety Page.


  • For more information contact the Prince Albert National Park Visitor Centre.
  • Park entry permits can be purchased at the Visitor Centre.
  • 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.