We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Allison Lake Cross Country Ski Trails

Off Crowsnest Hwy/AB-3 W, Coleman, Alberta, Canada
+1 403-563-3215
Review Highlights
beautiful waters and paths

camping is amazing with large shaded trees, the water so clear the blue clear mountain streams run... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Coleman, Canada
Groomed XC Ski paradise

This location about 5 minutes north off Hwy 3 has ample parking, outhouses, and picnic shelter with... read more

Reviewed 14 April 2017
Calgary, Canada
via mobile
Read all 10 reviews
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good40%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
2 weeks ago
“beautiful waters and paths”
14 Apr 2017
“Groomed XC Ski paradise ”
Off Crowsnest Hwy/AB-3 W, Coleman, Alberta, Canada
+1 403-563-3215
Write a Review
Reviews (10)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 10 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

camping is amazing with large shaded trees, the water so clear the blue clear mountain streams run in to it. lots of friendly people and children enjoying the area

Thank chinookcountry563
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

This location about 5 minutes north off Hwy 3 has ample parking, outhouses, and picnic shelter with wood heat. The area is operated by a non profit within a provincial recreation area. Grooming is provided by the municipality. There is around 35 km of trails...More

Thank Geopiggy
Reviewed 20 October 2015

All the trails are well groomed. Being in a mountain area there are some black diamond trails, lots of uphill and quick downhills.

Thank Gail A
Reviewed 19 February 2015

Just a short jaunt from Crowsnest Pass is this fabulous network of trails with every skill set represented. Beginners and more intermediate level skiers will enjoy what the area has to offer. Lovely views of Mount Tecumseh and Crowsnest Mountain visible above Chinook Lake are...More

2  Thank jess152
Reviewed 26 November 2013

This area is nestled in Canada's picturesque Rocky Mountains. To the south is Waterton Lakes (Alberta) and Glacier (Montana) national parks. To the north is Kananaskis and Banff National Park. So you can probably imagine what this area is like.

1  Thank Coho_blue
Reviewed 23 January 2013

There is quite the variety of trails at this location! I am not a very good Cross Country Skier, but I had a great time. There was an understandable map, the trails were clearly marked, and will definitely be returning. Like most cross country areas...More

Thank Crystal W
Reviewed 13 November 2012

This trail was beautiful and well-groomed during our visit in early November. There was ample parking, excellent guide maps along the way and a beautiful view to enjoy throughout the hike. Family-friendly, moderately easy hike!

Thank JLYu
Reviewed 17 October 2012

trails are well groomed and the scenery is beautiful! its a great place to spend an afternoon, or an evening on a full moon

Thank JoannemlCole
Reviewed 28 February 2012

This is a unbelievable place to snowshoe, crosscounty ski, hike, camp. Marked trails make it safe and useful for all levels.

Thank 4hfamily
Reviewed 27 February 2012

Even on a long weekend it wasn't really busy. The snow is not as good as Waterton but better than anywhere else in the pass. And it is in a sheltered area so you aren't blown away by the crazy winds through the pass. Great...More

Thank Lindsey71
Nearby Restaurants
The Rumrunner
164 reviews
1.35 km away
Stone's Throw Cafe
104 reviews
6.63 km away
Chris' Restaurant
83 reviews
1.35 km away
Side Trax Diner
31 reviews
5.25 km away
Nearby Attractions
Crowsnest Museum and Archives
19 reviews
1.17 km away
Crowsnest Pass
40 reviews
6.09 km away
Crowsnest Pass Golf & Country Club
11 reviews
4.84 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Allison Lake Cross Country Ski Trails staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines