Trail conditions

Kouchibouguac National Park

Whether you’re out for a leisurely hike or a longer adventure, make your trip a safe one by checking the latest conditions.

You can also contact the Visitor Information Centre for the most up to date information.

Roads in the park

Rating Trail Condition Comment Links
N.A. Kellys Closed for the season. 23-02-2024: Notice - The Parkway, from the Information Centre to La Source, is closed until Spring.;  
N.A. Parkway Closed for the season. 23-02-2024: Notice - The Parkway, from the Information Centre to La Source, is closed until Spring.;  
N.A. Loggiecroft Open. 23-02-2024: Use caution;  
N.A. Cap St-Louis Open. 23-02-2024: Use caution;  
N.A. Callanders Closed for the season. 23-02-2024: Notice - The Parkway, from the Information Centre to La Source, is closed until Spring.;  
N.A. Ryans Closed for the season. 23-02-2024: Notice - The Parkway, from the Information Centre to La Source, is closed until Spring.;  
N.A. South Kouchibouguac campground Closed for the season. 23-02-2024: Notice - The Parkway, from the Information Centre to La Source, is closed until Spring.; Trail details
N.A. Côte-à-Fabien campground Closed for the season. 23-02-2024: Notice - The Parkway, from the Information Centre to La Source, is closed until Spring.; Trail details

Cross country ski trails

Dogs are not permitted on cross country ski trails. Visitors with dogs must use snowshoeing or walking trails.

Rating Trail Condition Comment Links
Easy (1) Pijeboogwek — Petit-Large Groomed. 23-02-2024: skate ski - good; classic ski - poor ; fair; classic - not groomed; Caution;  
Easy (2) Petit-Large — Middle Kouchibouguac Groomed. 23-02-2024: skate ski - good; classic ski - poor ; fair; classic - not groomed; Caution;  
Easy (3) Patterson — Middle Kouchibouguac Groomed. 23-02-2024: skate ski - good; classic ski - poor ; fair; classic - not groomed; Caution;  
Easy (4) Pijeboogwek — Patterson Groomed. 23-02-2024: skate ski - good; classic ski - poor ; fair; classic - not groomed; Caution;  
Easy (5) Middle Kouchibouguac — La Source Groomed. 23-02-2024: skate ski - good; classic ski - poor ; fair; classic - not groomed; Caution;  
Easy (12) Petit-Large — La Source Groomed. 23-02-2024: skate ski - good; classic ski - poor ; fair; classic - not groomed; Caution;  

Fat Bike Trails

Trails are shared with snowshoers and sometimes walkers and skiers.

Rating Trail Condition Comment Links
Moderate 7 - Pijeboogwek towards Petit-Large Good. 23-02-2024: fair to good, icy patches; Caution;  
Moderate 8 - Petit-Large - Pijeboogwek Good. 23-02-2024: fair to good, icy patches; Caution;  
Moderate 10 - connecting 7 to 12 Good. 23-02-2024: fair to good, icy patches; Caution;  
Easy 11 - to Petit-large Good. 23-02-2024: fair to good, icy patches; Caution;  
Easy 12 - Petit-Large - La Source Good. 23-02-2024: fair to good, icy patches; Caution;  
Easy 20 - Pijeboogwek - Kouchibouguac Resort Good. 23-02-2024: fair to good, icy patches; Caution;  
Easy 22 - Pijeboogwek - Patterson Good. 23-02-2024: fair to good, icy patches; Caution;  

Snowshoe Trails

Trails are sometimes shared with fatbikers, walkers and skiers.

Rating Trail Condition Comment Links
Easy 7 - Pijeboogwek towards Petit-Large Snowshoe packed 23-02-2024: Snowshoe - good;  
Easy 8 - Petit-Large - Pijeboogwek Snowshoe packed 23-02-2024: Snowshoe - good;  
Easy 10 - connecting 7 to 12 Snowshoe packed 23-02-2024: Snowshoe - good;  
Easy 11 - to Petit-Large Snowshoe packed 23-02-2024: Snowshoe - good;  
Easy 12 - Petit-Large - La Source Snowshoe packed 23-02-2024: Snowshoe - good;  
Difficult 14 - Kouchibouguac River, Middle Kouch - La Source Snowshoe packed 23-02-2024: Snowshoe - good;  
Moderate 15 - Kouchibouguac River, footbridge - Middle Kouchibouguac Snowshoe packed 23-02-2024: Snowshoe - good;  
Difficult 16 - Kouchibouguac River, footbridge towards Patterson Snowshoe packed 23-02-2024: Snowshoe - good;  
Easy 17 - Pijeboogwek - Patterson Snowshoe packed 23-02-2024: Snowshoe - good;  
Moderate Osprey Trail, (19): 19 - Osprey Trail (section 2) Snowshoe packed 23-02-2024: Snowshoe - good;  
Moderate Osprey Trail, (19): 19 - Osprey Trail Snowshoe packed 23-02-2024: Snowshoe - good; Trail details
Easy 20 - Pijeboogwek - Kouchibouguac Resort Snowshoe packed 23-02-2024: Snowshoe - good;  
Easy 21 - Footbridge across Kouchibouguac River Snowshoe packed 23-02-2024: Snowshoe - good;  
Easy 22 - Pijeboogwek - Patterson Snowshoe packed 23-02-2024: Snowshoe - good;  

Winter Walking

Walk only on trails designated for walking.

Rating Trail Condition Comment Links
Easy 20 - Pijeboogwek - Kouchibouguac Resort Icy sections, cleats recommended. 23-02-2024: Walking - good;  
Moderate 22 - Pijeboogwek - Patterson Icy sections, cleats recommended. 23-02-2024: Walking - good;