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Best trails in Kananaskis Country Public Land Use Zone

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Looking for a great trail in Kananaskis Country Public Land Use Zone, Alberta? AllTrails has 52 great hiking trails, trail running trails, mountain biking 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. Ready for some activity? There are 30 moderate trails in Kananaskis Country Public Land Use Zone ranging from 2.1 to 15.2 miles and from 4,465 to 7,883 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
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#1 - Prairie Mountain Trail
Kananaskis Country Public Land Use Zone
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Length: 4 mi • Est. 3 h 5 m
Prairie Mountain is usually harder in the spring due to conditions left over from the winter. The trail gets easier to hike from mid-summer to early fall. The trail will turn into a small creek duringShow more
#2 - Jumpingpound Summit Trail
Kananaskis Country Public Land Use Zone
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Length: 3.9 mi • Est. 2 h 29 m
This is the shortest route to the Jumpingpound Summit.Show more
#3 - Moose Mountain Trail
Kananaskis Country Public Land Use Zone
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Length: 8.6 mi • Est. 5 h 10 m
NOTE: Please note that the road leading to the trailhead is typically closed until mid-May of every year. Additionally, construction has been reported on the fire tower at the summit. Show more
#4 - Powderface Creek and Prairie Creek Trail Loop
Kananaskis Country Public Land Use Zone
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Length: 7.4 mi • Est. 3 h 56 m
The Prairie Creek Trail is a trail with picturesque rocky views and dense forests. If you wish for quiet and tranquil hikes, you should go early or late on weekends or during the week. This is also a Show more
#5 - Prairie Mountain and Prairie Creek
Kananaskis Country Public Land Use Zone
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Length: 6.3 mi • Est. 4 h 16 m
An alternate decent of Prairie Mountain via its NW Ridge eventually joining up with Prairie Creek trail. Turns Prairie Mountain into a loop instead of an out and back.Show more
#6 - Carnarvon Lake
Kananaskis Country Public Land Use Zone
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Length: 12.7 mi • Est. 7 h 1 m
Carnarvon Lake is a 12.7 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Kananaskis Improvement, Alberta, Canada that features a waterfall and is rated as difficult. The trail offers a numbShow more
#7 - Mesa Butte
Kananaskis Country Public Land Use Zone
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Length: 5 mi • Est. 3 h 4 m
Mesa Butte is a 5 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Black Diamond, Alberta, Canada that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of Show more
#8 - Jumpingpound Ridge Trail
Kananaskis Country Public Land Use Zone
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Length: 8 mi • Est. 4 h 54 m
Jumpingpound Ridge Trail is a 8 mile point-to-point trail located near Kananaskis Improvement, Alberta, Canada that offers the chance to see wildlife and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a numbeShow more
#9 - Elbow Valley Trail to Riverview Trail Loop
Kananaskis Country Public Land Use Zone
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Length: 5 mi • Est. 2 h 42 m
Please note that the camping is closed for the season as of July 2020.Show more
#10 - Midnight Peak from Baldy Pass
Kananaskis Country Public Land Use Zone
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Length: 9.6 mi • Est. 7 h 49 m
4.3 km into Baldy pass to begin ascend onto the scree slope of Midnight peak (up ~400m elevation gain). Descend quite steep through unmarked trail. Show more
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