• Trail conditions fluctuate daily depending on the weather.
  • Trails are cleared of fallen trees periodically.
  • Most trails will have wet and muddy sections.

Attention: Due to Spring Conditions there will be sections with standing water on areas of the trails.

Trail Crews are currently working to clear fallen trees throughout the Grey Owl trail.

August 17, 2017

Trail Name Conditions and Comments
Townsite
Fisher
7.2 km loop
Cleared August 10. Minor, wet spots near the end of the Fisher Trail Loop.
Red Deer Blue
5.2 km loop
Cleared August 10.
Red Deer Red
8.1 km loop
Cleared August 10.
Red Deer Yellow
5.8 km loop
Cleared August 10.
Highway #264
Boundary Bog
2.0 km loop
Cleared August 16.
Kingsmere Road
Waskesiu River
2.5 km loop
Cleared August 15.
Narrows Peninsula
3.0 km loop
Cleared August 2. Area Closure Order: Boardwalk section of Narrows Peninsula Trail.
Kingsmere River
1.5 km one-way
Cleared August 15.
Grey Owl
20.0 km one-way
Cleared August 15. Trees cleared from trailhead to Sandy Beach (approx. 17km) Many trees fallen from Sandy Beach onward to Grey Owl’s cabin. Many trees fallen throughout the Grey Owl trail.
Narrows Road
Mud Creek Trail
3 km loop
Cleared August 16.
Treebeard
1.2 km loop
Cleared August 16. Small wet/muddy section.
Scenic Route #263
Shady Lake
1.7 km loop
Cleared August 8.
Height-of-Land Tower
15 m tower
Cleared.
Freight Tait Springs
2 km one way
Cleared August 8.
Spruce River Highlands
8.5 km loop
Cleared August 8. Large wet, but passable area on the Spruce River Highlands Trail.
Elk Trail To Fish Lake
13 km one way
Cleared.
Elk Trail Fish Lake to Camp Lake
3 km one way
Cleared.
Cookson Road
Hunters Lake
12.0 km one-way
Cleared.
West Side Boundary
37.5 km one-way
Cleared.
West Side
Amyot Lake
15.5 km loop
Cleared.

Trail Descriptions:

Safety:

  • Emergency 9-1-1
  • 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
  • Canada 150 Free 2017 Discovery Passes can be picked up at the Visitor Centre or purchased at any Park Gate Kiosk.
  • To maintain a high quality of service during your visits throughout the year, park 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