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Location: South of the #1 Trans Canada Highway 30kms east of Canmore, 61kms west of Calgary. Highway 68. Sibbald Area Provincial Park Kananaskis country.
Description: Sibbald Lake Campground contains 134 well treed campsites for both RV’s and tents. It fills fast on weekends due to it’s close proximity to the City of Calgary. Amenities include playground, amphitheater, interpretive trails, water, dry toilets, picnic tables and fire pits. Fire wood is available when purchasing a fire permit.
Sibbald Lake is stocked with Rainbow Trout. You’ll need a fishing license to try your luck. Sibbald Flats located just past the campground is great for mountain biking, cross county skiing and snowshoeing. There are several km’s of gravel highway leading to the campground. Highway 68 winds its way further west to the Kananaskis highway and Peter Lougheed Provincial Park.
The nearby junction at the Flats heads 36Km’s south along the Powderface Trail towards Little Elbow Campground. Several good trailheads offering excellent hikes can be found on the Powderface Trail. Powderface Trail is a rough and dusty road that is designated ‘Use at your own risk”.