Upper Kananaskis Lake

The contents of this online version has not been altered or modified from the original 1990 publication. It is reasonable to assume that much of the data e.g. water levels, camp grounds/boat launches, etc. is out of date. For updated or additional information on any of the lakes in this atlas please go to Environment Alberta's water web site.

Basic Info
Map Sheets82J/11
Lat / Long50.6202896, -115.1888698
50°37'N, 115°11'W
Area7.8 km2
Max depth108 m
Mean depth32 m
Dr. Basin Area139 km2
Dam, WeirDam
Drainage BasinBow River Basin
Camp GroundPresent
Boat LaunchPresent
Sport FishRainbow Trout, Bull Trout, Cutthroat Trout
Trophic StatusOligotrophic
TP x5 µg/L
CHLORO x2.9 µg/L
TDS x95 mg/L

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