Canada Forums

Start a new topic Change Forum
Advanced search

Alberta/Banff Road/Trail Reports

Jump to last reply

Since I've seen a few questions regarding Alberts road conditions and mountain trail conditions, I thought I'd post these links for those interested:

For the most up to date info on road closures, this is a the official Alberta government site: http://511.alberta.ca/ab/en.html

For information on Banff/Jasper park infrastructure (trails, campgrounds etc.) the best information is from the parks themselves:

http://www.pc.gc.ca/pn-np/ab/banff/index.aspx
http://www.pc.gc.ca/eng/pn-np/ab/jasper/index.aspx

For Kananaskis country:

http://www.albertaparks.ca/kananaskis-country.aspx
http://www.albertaparks.ca/kananaskis-country/advisories-public-safety/trail-reports.aspx

Note that at time of this posting, most of Kananaskis is closed. Some friends went camping last week to one of the only open campgrounds (Sandy McNabb) and went for a walk. The pictures they took of other destroyed campgrounds, picnic sites etc. was incredible. I'd be surprised if much of K-Country is opened before the end of summer.

Recent Activity

  • Announcement:
  • Fodor's Go List 2015 Has Been Announced
    by Emily_D Fodor's Editor | Posted on Dec 19, 14 at 05:08 PM
View all Canada activity »
  1. 1 Confused about VIA rail options - upper berth, cabin?
  2. 2 season greetings
  3. 3 Taxi Stand near Saint Jean Baptiste in Montreal
  4. 4 December activities for kids in downtown Toronto?
  5. 5 Toronto: where to stay?
  6. 6 Alberta????
  7. 7 Victoria questions for 30th birthday trip
  8. 8 moving from Saskatchewan - choices
  9. 9 Ottawa and Montreal New Years
  10. 10 Wifi rental
  11. 11 Your favorite travel web sites?
  12. 12 Short term lodging
  13. 13 Looking for a campsite for a summer program
  14. 14 Beware of Cottage owner in Ottawa/Renfrew area
  15. 15 Vancouver island or Northern West
  16. 16 Vancouver top restaurant
  17. 17 Montreal Entertainment
  18. 18 Heli skiing in March
  19. 19 Any good ideas for Western Canada?
  20. 20 Vancouver Canada pocket wifi rental
  21. 21 Vancouver, Canada - General information about organic food
  22. 22 Train travel Vancouver to Seattle
  23. 23 What to do at toronto airport ??
  24. 24 Trip Report Relentless Beauty - Panecott's Trip to the Canadian Rockies
  25. 25 VIA Rail Winter Trip Vancouver to Toronto Need Some Advise
View next 25 » Back to the top