Trail Condition Report

Riding Mountain National Park of Canada

Updated: August-13-18

*** Visitors are welcome to visit and enjoy the park, but please be prepared! ***

PLEASE PLAN CAREFULLY. Be aware that cell phone coverage is not reliable in the Park. Make sure that you tell someone where you are going and when you will return. Check weather forecast and dress appropriately, be prepared for possible weather changes even on short trips. Know your own skill level and pick your activity accordingly.

-> Consult our online Trail Guide at http://pc.gc.ca/en/pn-np/mb/riding/visit/activ4
-> Information on safe outdoor activities is available at www.adventuresmart.ca

*** PARKS EMERGENCY LINE: 1-877-852-3100 ***

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Trail difficulty levels

Easy - Suitable for all visitors including those with no trail experience. Little or no elevation gain or loss.

Moderate - Suitable for most visitors who have some basic trail experience and are generally prepared (proper equipment and water). May experience moderate elevation gain with some short steep sections.

Difficult - Suitable for visitors who have trail experience and are prepared (proper equipment and water). May experience major elevation gain with long steep sections.

Wasagaming & Clear Lake

Easy Moderate Difficult
Condition Comments
Arrowhead, 3.4km Trail has been mowed Trail in dry condition.
Brûlé, 4.2km Trail has been mowed Recently maintained. Cleared of trees.
Clear Lake North Shore, 9km CAUTION – bear in the area. Section of trail washed out. Caution is advised
Clear Lake South Shore, 7.1km Good Trail has recently been cleared of deadfall
Cowan Lake, 3.3km Trail and campsite have been mowed Good
Grey Owl, 8.9km CAUTION – bear in the area. Good
Kinosao, 3.9km Trail has been mowed Trail has been cleared of trees.
Lakeshore Walk, 5km Good Good
Ominnik Marsh, 1km CAUTION – bear in the area. Good
South Lake, 3.4km CAUTION – bear in the area. Good
Wasagaming, 5.5km Trail has been mowed Good
West Side and Lake Audy

Easy Moderate Difficult
Condition Comments
Baldy Lake, 10km Trail has been mowed Trail has recently been cleared of deadfall
Central, 65km Trail and campsite have been mowed Good
Grasshopper Valley, 17.2km loop Trail has been mowed Wet with muddy sections
Gunn Lake, 1.9km Good Good
Long Lake, 13.8km Trail has been mowed Recently cleared of trees.
Strathclair, 22km Trail has been mowed Trail has recently been cleared of deadfall
Sugarloaf, 8km Trail has been mowed Trail has recently been cleared of deadfall
Tilson Lake, 35.6km Trail and campsite have been mowed Trail has recently been cleared of deadfall
Riding Mountain Parkway

Easy Moderate Difficult
Condition Comments
Ochre River, 16.5km Good. Trail has recently been cleared of deadfall
Bead Lakes, 4km loop Trail has been mowed Good
Boreal, 1km loop Trail has been mowed Good
Moon Lake, 9.2km loop CAUTION – bear in the area. Good
Kippan's Mill, 1.2km Trail has been mowed Good
Crawford Creek, 5km Trail has been mowed Some muddy sections
Beach Ridges, 3.5km loop Trail has been mowed Some muddy sections
East Side Escarpment

Easy Moderate Difficult
Condition Comments
Oak Ridge 3.0km or 6.4km loop Trail has been mowed Good
Burls and Bittersweet 2.2km Trail has been mowed Good
Gorge Creek, 6.4km Trail has been mowed Good
Bald Hill, 9.5km Trail has been mowed Trail has recently been cleared of deadfall
J.E.T., 7.8km Trail has been mowed Trail has recently been cleared of deadfall
North Escarpment, 8.3km Trail has been mowed Trail has recently been cleared of deadfall
Reeve’s Ravine 9.5 km Good Trail has recently been cleared of deadfall
Scott Creek, 1.6km Trail and campsite have been mowed Good
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