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Prince Albert National Park

Trail Report

December 11, 2014 

Trail Name 

Conditions and Comments 


7.2 km loop

Winter conditions.  

Red Deer Blue
5.2 km loop

Winter conditions.
Red Deer Red
8.1 km loop
Winter conditions.  
Red Deer Yellow
5.8 k loop
Winter conditions.

 Highway #264

Boundary Bog
2.0 km loop
Winter conditions.

 Kingsmere Road  

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

 Narrows Road

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

 Scenic Route #263

Shady Lake
1.7 km loop
Winter conditions.
Height-of-Land Tower
15 m tower
Winter conditions.
Freight Tait Springs
2 km one way
Winter conditions.  
Spruce River Highlands
8.5 km loop
Winter conditions.
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. Winter conditions.
West Side Boundary
37.5 km one-way
Winter conditions.

 West Side

Amyot Lake
15.5 km loop
Winter conditions.

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
  • 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.