Whether you’re out for a leisurely hike or a longer adventure, make your trip a safe one by checking the latest conditions.

Wildlife and people

Seeing wildlife in their natural environment is a vacation highlight for most visitors. Maintaining healthy boundaries between people and wildlife results in improved safety for both visitors and wildlife.

Visitor safety

Grasslands is a prairie wilderness with limited services and preparation is key to having a safe and enjoyable experience.

Road Conditions

Rating Trail Condition Comment Links
N.A. Ecotour Scenic Drive- West Block Good. 13-10-2021: Mainly dry; Trail details
N.A. Backcountry Loop- West Block Some muddy sections. 26-10-2021: Use caution;  
N.A. Badlands Parkway- East Block Closed for the season. 01-11-2021: Not applicable; Trail details

Grasslands National Park of Canada - East Block

Rating Trail Condition Comment Links
Easy Creek to Peak Trail Good. 01-11-2021: Respect all posted notices and signs;  
Route Red Buttes Route Be cautious. 01-11-2021: Challenging route ; Route finding skills essential; Route unmarked; Trail details
Easy Rock Creek Trail Good. 01-11-2021: Respect all posted notices and signs; Trail details
Difficult Valley of 1000 Devils Trail Fair. 01-11-2021: Route finding may be necessary; Trail details

Grasslands National Park of Canada - West Block

Rating Trail Condition Comment Links
Difficult Bearpaw Sea Trail Fair. 01-11-2021: Unmaintained trail; Use caution; Trail details
Difficult 70 Mile Butte Trail Good. 27-09-2021: Rattlesnake sighting along trail; Trail is in good condition; Trail details
Difficult Broken Hills Trail Fair. 01-11-2021: Unmaintained trail; Use caution; Trail details
Easy Larson Trail Good. 01-11-2021: Respect all posted notices and signs; Trail details
Easy Eagle Butte Trail Good. 07-06-2021: Trail is in good condition; Trail details
Difficult Timbergulch Trail Fair. 01-11-2021: Unmaintained trail; Use caution; Trail details
Route Otter Basin Route (section 1): Otter Basin Route (section 1) Closed for the season. 01-11-2021: Not applicable; Trail details
Route Otter Basin Route (section 1): Otter Basin Route (section 2) Closed for the season. 01-11-2021: Not applicable; Trail details
Easy Riverwalk Trail Good. 01-11-2021: Respect all posted notices and signs; Trail details
Moderate Three Sisters Trail Fair. 01-11-2021: Unmaintained trail; Use caution; Trail details
Moderate Two Trees Trail Good. 01-11-2021: Respect all posted notices and signs; Trail details
Easy Top Dogtown Trail Good. 01-11-2021: Respect all posted notices and signs; Trail details