The City of Lethbridge's pathway network contains:
- over 177 km of paved pathways
- approximately 57 km of natural or gravel trails
Historically centered around the Coal Banks Trail, regional pathways connect neighbourhoods, parks and nature reserves throughout the entire City. Natural pathways are located in a variety of city parks as well and are a great way to explore the river valley parks.
If you're looking to plan a route or just want to view our pathway network, click here for our interactive map.
Coal Banks Trail
The Coal Banks Trail is a 2.4m-wide regional pathway linking facilities and parks throughout Lethbridge. It provides a 30km, uninterrupted route from the west side, through the river valley and Henderson Park, to Pavan Park. The trail can be enjoyed by users of all types, including:
- in-line skaters
Interesting Facts about the Coal Banks Trail...
- named after the original coal mining town in the valley
- was built in 1984-87 as part of the Urban Parks Grant
- west side extension built in 1996
- used in community events such as the Terry Fox Run and Moonlight Run