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Prince Albert National Park

Trail and Facilities Condition Report

December 1, 2016 

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

Trail Name   Conditions and Comments  

Townsite

Fisher
7.2 km loop
 Winter Conditions. Trail cleared November 15.   

Red Deer Blue
5.2 km loop

 Winter Conditions. Trail cleared November 15.

Red Deer Red
8.1 km loop

 Winter Conditions. Trail cleared November 15.
Red Deer Yellow
5.8 km loop
 Winter Conditions. Trail cleared November 15.

 Highway #264

Boundary Bog
2.0 km loop
 Winter Conditions. Trail cleared November 29.

 Kingsmere Road  

Waskesiu River
2.5 km loop
 Winter Conditions. Trail cleared November 29.
Narrows Peninsula
3.0 km loop
 Closed.
Kingsmere River
1.5 km one-way
 Winter Conditions. Trail cleared to Southend  September 6.
Grey Owl
20.0 km one-way
 Winter Conditions. Trail cleared from 11th km to cabin September 8.

 Narrows Road

Mud Creek Trail
3 km loop
 Winter Conditions. Trail cleared November 29.
Treebeard
1.2 km loop
 Winter Conditions. Trail cleared November 29.

 Scenic Route #263

Shady Lake
1.7 km loop
 Winter Conditions. Trail cleared September 26.
Height-of-Land Tower
15 m tower
 Winter Conditions.
Freight Tait Springs
2 km one way
 Winter Conditions. Trail cleared November 16.
Spruce River Highlands
8.5 km loop
 Winter Conditions. Trail cleared November 16.
Elk Trail
To Fish Lake
13 km one way
 Winter Conditions. Trail cleared September 9.
Elk Trail
Fish Lake to Camp Lake  
3 km one way
 Winter Conditions. Trail cleared September 9.

 Cookson Road

Hunters Lake
12.0 km one-way
 Winter Conditions. Trail cleared September 9.
West Side Boundary
37.5 km one-way
 Winter Conditions.

 West Side

Amyot Lake
15.5 km loop
 Winter Conditions.

Trail Descriptions:

Safety:

  • 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.

Information:

  • 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.