at the Indian Oils day use area 30kms west of Turner Valley Between Sandy
McNabb Campground and Blue Rock Campground. Sheep River Provincial Park
You can take an easy hike along the top of the gorge for as long as you like or complete the Bluerock Indian
Oils 18.5km circuit which is considered difficult. The circuit route is popular
with Mountain bikers. Follow the trail along the west side
Sheep River gorge that offers excellent
views of the foothills and Rocky
Mountains. Views of the river pools
and eddies along the Sheep River are
beautiful and very inviting. To bad
the water is to cold for swimming.
The Sheep River runs crystal clear and is home to wild
Trout, Bull Trout and
Rainbow Trout. You'll need a
to try your luck. See
regulations for catch and release. The mountain bike trail is located
here. trail Deer, Elk, Bear and
are often seen in the area.
Sheep River Falls is
located just west of here and worth the hike or short drive. Note: Gravel road
Local campgrounds include
Blue Rock. You are in bear country.