Distance 6.3 km loop, height gain 130 m, easy
Torpor is one of the newest snowshoe trails in Peter Lougheed Provincial Park. The easy loop starts along the open powerline right-of-way, crosses the Kananaskis Lakes Road near Upper Lake Drive and follows the paved bike path back up to Boulton. The west leg is the winter route for snowshoers and bikers on the High Rockies Trail. See blog for a description
Start: Boulton Bridge parking lot. See sketch map
Difficulty: Easy
Note: You can combine Torpor Loop and Frozen Toad for a 14.3 km workout.
  • The powerline with views of Mount Fox and The Turret.

Please refer to the trail description in the guidebook, especially for unofficial, off-trail hikes.
This trail is not featured in any of our guidebooks

Trailhead: Boulton Creek 50.632506N, -115.108995W

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Last updated Mar 18, 2019