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Best trails in Elbow-Sheep Wildland Provincial Park

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Looking for a great trail in Elbow-Sheep Wildland Provincial Park, Alberta? AllTrails has 27 great hiking trails, views trails, forest trails and more, with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers, and nature lovers like you. Gearing up for a challenge? There are 17 hard trails in Elbow-Sheep Wildland Provincial Park ranging from 4.3 to 34.8 km and from 1,491 to 3,122 meters above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
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#1 - Edworthy Falls via Elbow Lake Trail
Elbow-Sheep Wildland Provincial Park
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Length: 9.7 km • Est. 3 h 17 m
Great hike. After short uphill section to the lake, wonderful views of a multitude of mountains. Hike to the waterfall is well worth it and flat most of the way! Spikes recommended for path closest toShow more
#2 - Mist Mountain Trail
Elbow-Sheep Wildland Provincial Park
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Length: 9.8 km • Est. 5 h 16 m
As of May 2020, the Big Horn Highway is closed. Please check road conditions before visiting. This is a challenging steep hike that is worth every step as it’s absolutely beautiful once you reach theShow more
#3 - Opal Ridge
Elbow-Sheep Wildland Provincial Park
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Length: 7.2 km • Est. 3 h 49 m
This is a summer scramble and can get snow and ice earlier than other sections. If you attempt to tackle it in the winter be prepared with proper gear, take snowshoes, an ice ax and microspikes. This Show more
#4 - Rae Glacier Trail
Elbow-Sheep Wildland Provincial Park
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Length: 8.0 km • Est. 3 h 2 m
Rae Glacier Trail is a 8.0 kilometer moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Kananaskis Improvement, Alberta, Canada that features a lake and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarilyShow more
#5 - Mount Lipsett
Elbow-Sheep Wildland Provincial Park
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Length: 13.2 km • Est. 4 h 51 m
Mount Lipsett is a 13.2 kilometer out and back trail located near Kananaskis Improvement, Alberta, Canada that offers the chance to see wildlife and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used fShow more
#6 - Elbow Lake Loop
Elbow-Sheep Wildland Provincial Park
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Length: 4.2 km • Est. 1 h 29 m
Elbow Lake Loop is a 4.2 kilometer moderately trafficked loop trail located near Kananaskis Improvement, Alberta, Canada that features a lake and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily uShow more
#7 - Elbow Pass Trail to Tombstone Campground and Lake
Elbow-Sheep Wildland Provincial Park
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Length: 18.2 km • Est. 5 h 58 m
Elbow Pass Trail to Tombstone Campground and Lake is a 18.2 kilometer moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Kananaskis Improvement, Alberta, Canada that features a waterfall and is ratShow more
#8 - Elbow Lake and Rae Glacier
Elbow-Sheep Wildland Provincial Park
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Length: 8.5 km • Est. 3 h 13 m
Elbow Lake and Rae Glacier is a 8.5 kilometer lightly trafficked loop trail located near Kananaskis Improvement, Alberta, Canada that features a lake and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily uShow more
#9 - Junction Creek to Junction Falls
Elbow-Sheep Wildland Provincial Park
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Length: 14.8 km • Est. 4 h 59 m
Junction Creek to Junction Falls is a 14.8 kilometer moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Kananaskis Improvement, Alberta, Canada that features a waterfall and is rated as moderate. TShow more
#10 - Piper Pass via Elbow Pass Trail
Elbow-Sheep Wildland Provincial Park
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Length: 20.4 km • Est. 7 h 19 m
Gorgeous views on this trail with little traffic. There is a shortcut on this trail that cuts through a dense forest and is harder to follow than the main (longer) trailShow more
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