Kananaskis Country as seen from the Smith-Dorrien Spray Lakes Trail (Highway 742) near Canmore Alberta

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Kananaskis Country as seen from the Smith-Dorrien Spray Lakes Trail (Highway 742) near Canmore Alberta
Rick Rudnicki / Alamy Stock Photo
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Highway 40 in the Kananaskis Valley, Alberta Kananaskis Country is a park system situated to the west of Calgary, Alberta, Canada in the foothills and front ranges of the Canadian Rockies. Kananaskis Country can be accessed by three highways that run into or through the area: Highway 40, a 66 km (41 mi) segment of the Bighorn Highway and also known as Kananaskis Trail; Highway 66, a 28 km (17 mi) highway originating near Bragg Creek known as Elbow Falls Trail; and Highway 68, a 42 km (26 mi) gravel highway originating from the Trans-Canada Highway (Highway 1) known as Sibbald Creek Trail.
Location: Kananaskis, AB, Canada