This area is excellent Black and Grizzly bear habitat. Users of the area must be knowledgeable about wilderness travel and take the necessary precautions.
There are avalanche hazardsand blowdown hazards, please exercise caution while in the park.
It is necessary to cross Ptarmigan Creek (no bridge) in order to reach the trail. The trail is very steep; hikers should be in good physical condition.
Bring your own drinking water, as potable water is not available in the park.
Erg Mountain Provincial Park
About This Park
On a good day, Mt. Sir Alexander in Kakwa Provincial Park is clearly visible. Extensive alpine ridge-top hiking outside of the park is accessible from the peak of Erg Mountain.
Special Feature: Mt. Vista views
Park Size: 1,011 hectares
Location and Maps
Nature and Culture
- Wildlife - Caribou, grizzly bear, and mountain goat are found in the park.
- General Wildlife, Marine & Outdoor Ethics Information