Prairie Hills (Golden)


  • Rec Site #:REC2389
  • Type:Maintained
  • Fees:$25.00 Trail Use
  • Fee Applies:Nov 1, 2023 - May 31, 2024
    All Days
  • Campsites:0
  • Access:Road
  • Facilities:None
  • Site Description: The snowmobile trails are managed through a partnership agreement with the Golden Snowmobile Club.

    Trail fees are in effect throughout the winter operating season (Nov 1 - May 31).

    Trail reports and more info can be found at:

    Prairie Hills includes Quartz Creek, Westbench Trail, Old Man, and Gorman Lake trails.

  • Driving Directions: To access Quartz Creek, Old Man and the north end of the West Bench trail:
    Trailhead is located 40km west of Golden on the Trans Canada Highway.

    To access Gorman Lake and the south end of the Westbench trail:
    Head towards Kicking Horse Mountain Resort, and just after the bridge, turn right towards the golf course. Follow the signage to the Gorman Lake Snowmobiling trailhead.

  • Fire Bans and Restrictions:Link

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  • Site Maps:

Prairie Hills Trails.pdf



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