Lake Louise’s Plain of Six Glaciers Trail

Plain of the Six Glaciers Trail, Trails and Paddles

Location: Lake Louise, follow the path in front of the Chateau 200 m along the lake to the trail head Distance: 14km Elevation Gain: 340 m (1115 ft) Difficulty: Moderate – Difficult Time: 6 – 7 hrs Lake Louise’s Plain of Six Glaciers Trail really has something for everyone, from Continue Reading

Hay Meadow to Troll Falls Loop

Troll Falls Trails and Paddles

Location: Stoney Trail parking lot, near the Kananaskis Village on Highway 40 Distance: 3.7km Elevation Gain: 30m / 100ft Difficulty: Easy Time: 2 hours The Hay Meadow to Troll Falls Loop is guaranteed to please with its diverse foliage, ample wildlife, clear creeks and gorgeous waterfall. It is short with very minimal elevation Continue Reading

Snowshoe the Black Prince Cirque Trail

Black Prince Cirque Trail, Cross country ski, Alberta, Trails and Paddles

Location: Peter Lougheed Provincial Park, Highway 742, Black Prince Day Use Area.  Distance: 4.7 km to Little Warspite lake and back Elevation Gain: 122m (400 ft) Difficulty: Moderate Time: 2 hrs to complete the loop Alberta Parks – Peter Lougheed Provincial Park Map If you’re looking for a half day adventure that Continue Reading

The Sawmill Loop Trail

Sawmill Loop Trail, Trails and Paddles

Location: Kananaskis Country, Spray Lakes Provincial Park, Highway 40 to Smith-Dorien. Distance: 5km Loop Difficulty: Moderate Elevation Gain: 300m Time: 2hrs depending on route you choose Alberta Parks – Peter Lougheed Provincial Park Map Alberta Parks – Chester Sawmill Snowshoe Trails The Sawmill Loop Trail is a great choice for snowshoers looking for a slight challenge and Continue Reading

Snowshoe the Hogarth Lakes Loop

Snowshoe Hogarth Lakes Loops, Kananaskis, Alberta

  Location: Kananaskis Country, Highway 742. Burstall Pass parking lot.  Distance: 5km Loop Difficulty: Easy Elevation Gain: 18m / 60ft Time: 2hrs Alberta Parks – Peter Lougheed Provincial Park Map Alberta Parks – Snowshoe Trails Map Get a group together for a perfect day and snowshoeThe Hogarth Lakes Loop! It’s the perfect spot for a light Continue Reading

The Elk Pass Trail to Blueberry Hill

Trails and Paddles, Mounatin Tree Elk Pass Blueberry Hill

Location: South end of Peter Lougheed Provincial Park near Elk Lakes Provincial Park Distance: 4.4km to Blueberry Hill Junction, 3km to the top of Blueberry Hill Difficulty: Moderate Elevation Gain: Approximately 305m Time: Approximately 6 hours (with breaks) Alberta Parks – Peter Lougheed Provincial Park Map We had hiked to Continue Reading