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Upper Clearwater/Ram

Maps of this Area:


Upper Clearwater/Ram Trail Map
- Mar 2018 (5 pages, 1.6 MB)

Bighorn Backcountry Regional Map
- Mar 2018 (13 pages, 4.2 MB)

Area and Trail Information

For advisories and closures for this and other areas, visit:

View activity and trail information for the area:

Activities

  • Random, no-service, camping is permitted.
    • Must be 100 metres from a lakeshore.
  • Campsites and fires must be one kilometre (0.6miles) from a Recreation Area, Provincial Park or a roadway
  • Nearby, partly serviced camping is available at:
  • Helicopters are not permitted to land on a lake or within 200 metres (219 yards) of the lakeshore.
Motocross ATV

Side By Side Prohibited OHV

Off-highway vehicles (OHV) permitted only on designated trails with the following weight and width restrictions, and date and trail restrictions:

  • maximum weight of 590 kilograms (1,300 pounds)
  • maximum wheel base of 185 centimetres (72.8 inches)
  • maximum width of 178 centimetres (70 inches)
  • maximum tire pressure of 110 kPa (16psi)

Open from July 1 to March 15 (inclusive)

Open from December 1 to March 15 (inclusive)

  • Clearwater Trail
  • Ranger Creek Trail
  • Skeleton Trail
  • Scalp Creek Trail access to requires written permission from an AEP Officer.

For relevant clubs, trails and other information:

Snowmobile

Snow vehicles permitted only on designated trails and in sledding areas with the following restrictions:

Open from July 1 to April 30 (inclusive)

Open from December 1 to April 30 (inclusive):

  • Clearwater Trail
  • Onion Lake Random Sledding Area
  • Ranger Creek Random Sledding Area
  • Ranger Creek Trail
  • Scalp Creek Random Sledding Area
    • Access to Scalp Creek Trail requires written permission from an AEP Officer.
  • Skeleton Creek Trail
Prohibited Boat

Motorized boats are not permitted.

Hiking Horsebackriding

Cross Country Skiing

Hiking permitted.

Equestrian permitted; trails available. Horse grazing or tethering must be at least 100 metres (109.4 yards) of a lakeshore. Equestrian users may be required to provide their own feed.

Cross-country skiing permitted. Trails available.

Hunting

Alberta hunting regulations apply. For details on hunting regulations, visit the My Wild Alberta website at:

Hunting is not permitted in Provincial Recreation Areas (PRAs).

Fishing

Alberta fishing regulations apply. For details on fishing regulations, visit the My Wild Alberta website at:

About this Area/PLUZ

Area was created in January, 1985 to provide a year-round network of trails for non-motorized and equestrian use.

Area is 1907 square kilometres (736 square miles)

Legislation, management, and planning relevant to the area:

For stewardship, monitoring, and biodiversity initiatives:

Contact

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Updated: Nov 2, 2018