Knox Mountain Park - Credit: Google Maps

Ogopogo Trail remains closed at Knox Mountain Park

Kelowna - The trail will remain closed for construction

The Ogopogo Trail, in Knox Mountain Park, will be closed early March through May for improvements to the trail, according to the City of Kelowna.

The popular trail is a steep uphill climb, which veers off the Paul’s Tomb Trail to the east and leads to Magic Estates neighbourhood and the Pavilion Trail.

Improvements will include removal and re-installation of existing concrete steps to provide a more comfortable climb, trail re-alignment, signage and benches, said the city.

Due to the nature of the terrain, combined with the construction activity, the Ogopogo Trail will be closed for the duration of the construction. Construction signage will be posted in the area to assist pedestrians and cyclists. All other trails at Knox Mountain Park are available for use, said the city.

For more information and to find alternate parks and pathways during the closure, visit kelowna.ca/parks.

To report a typo, email: edit@kelownacapnews.com.


@KelownaCapNews
newstips@kelownacapnews.com

Like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter.

Just Posted

Kelowna cyclist sent to hospital after colliding with truck

A woman was sent to the hospital Wednesday morning

Line-up set for 2019 Canadian Culinary Championships in Kelowna set

Eleven chefs from across the country have been selected for championships Feb. 1 and 2.

Rutland’s Christmas Light Up to bring holiday magic once again

The annual Rutland Light Up takes place Dec. 9

A Charlie Brown Christmas comes to Kelowna for a Holiday treat

The Peanuts classic comes to life again Dec. 6 to 16

Lake Country will get a new fire hall

Council allowed the district to borrow up to $6.6 million for the hall

VIDEO: E. coli outbreak linked to romaine lettuce sickens 18 people in Ontario, Quebec

The Canadian Food Inspection Agency says it’s working with U.S. authorities to determine the source of the romaine lettuce those who got ill were exposed to.

Feds give formal notice for law to end Canada Post strike

Trudeau government ready to legislate employees back to work after five weeks of rotating strikes

Lower Mainland suspect identified in fatal northern B.C. hit and run

Suspect and seven other individuals believed involved located on Haida Gwaii

‘Bait and switch’ warning ahead of Black Friday and Cyber Monday

Competition Bureau of Canada is warning shoppers of illegal sale tactics

Legal battle ahead for suspended B.C. legislature executives

Public removal ‘very unfair,’ says veteran clerk Craig James

B.C. sees biggest spike in homicides across Canada, at 34%

Much of the killing was attributed to gang violence, according to Statistics Canada

Fundraiser established for the family of South Okanagan crash victim

A GoFundMe account has been established for the Penticton driver who died in an accident

Sea lion tangled in rope on Vancouver Island

Marine debris is a ‘significant problem’ for marine wildlife

Postal strike affects charities at critical fundraising time

Canadian fundraising professionals and charities join call for fast resolution

Most Read