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1,228 mi 1,976 km of trail 13 Featured Hikes

Gems 2 Gems Easy Trails 46 Trails Intermediate Trails 50 Trails Hard Trails 34 Trails
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Favorite You'll pack on quite a bit of vertical in a very short time on this hike!

Cory & Edith Passes

8.1 mi 13.0 km • Loop • 3,312 ft Ascent 1009.57 m Ascent

Singletrack Banff, AB

( 9 )
Favorite Lake Louise poses with Victoria Glacier at its far end and Mt. Victoria hidden in the clouds.

Plain of Six Glaciers to Mirror Pond Loop

9.2 mi 14.8 km • Loop • 2,569 ft Ascent 783.13 m Ascent

Singletrack Lake Louise, AB

( 15 )
Favorite Waterfall next to Lake Agnes tea house

Lake Agnes and Big Beehive

6.1 mi 9.9 km • Out and Back • 1,892 ft Ascent 576.82 m Ascent

Singletrack Lake Louise, AB

( 11 )
Favorite Jonas Pass, looking northwest.

Brazeau Loop

49.3 mi 79.3 km • Loop • 6,084 ft Ascent 1854.43 m Ascent

Singletrack Golden, BC

( 1 )
Favorite Incredible views abound at Peter Lougheed Provincial Park!

Northover Ridge Figure Eight

29.2 mi 47.0 km • Loop • 5,129 ft Ascent 1563.39 m Ascent

Singletrack Canmore, AB

( 2 )
Favorite Larch meadows and creek along the trail to Healy Pass.

Healy Pass Out and Back

11.6 mi 18.6 km • Loop • 2,181 ft Ascent 664.7 m Ascent

Singletrack Banff, AB

( 1 )
Favorite The Three Sisters Peaks from the summit of Wind Ridge.

Wind Ridge Out and Back

8.5 mi 13.7 km • Out and Back • 2,484 ft Ascent 757.14 m Ascent

Singletrack Canmore, AB

( 1 )
Favorite Mt. Custer (center) stands amid a sea of peaks as seen from high on the Carthew - Anderson Traverse.

Carthew - Alderson Traverse

12.0 mi 19.3 km • Point to Point • 2,247 ft Ascent 685.03 m Ascent

Singletrack Pincher Creek, AB

( 2 )
Favorite Visitors enjoying Red Rock Canyon.

Blakiston Falls

1.5 mi 2.4 km • Out and Back • 152 ft Ascent 46.43 m Ascent

Singletrack Pincher Creek, AB

( 2 )
Favorite A small creek is crossed by Valley of the Five Lakes Trail.

Valley of the Five Lakes Trail

3.0 mi 4.9 km • Loop • 364 ft Ascent 110.92 m Ascent

Singletrack Jasper Park Lodge, AB

( 1 )
Favorite Anderson Peak (left), Lost Mountain (center), and Mt Bauerman (right) command the backdrop from high on the Goat Lake Trail.

Goat Lake

9.1 mi 14.6 km • Out and Back • 1,710 ft Ascent 521.35 m Ascent

Singletrack Pincher Creek, AB

( 1 )
Favorite Nigel Creek is below the trail near the Nigel Creek Trailhead.

Nigel Pass

9.6 mi 15.4 km • Out and Back • 1,081 ft Ascent 329.57 m Ascent

Singletrack Golden, BC

( 1 )

Trails in Alberta - 117

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2.8 mi 4.5 km #1 Cory Pass
Banff, AB
2.8 mi 4.5 km Banff, AB
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3.8 mi 6.2 km #2 Helen Lake Trail
Lake Louise, AB
3.8 mi 6.2 km Lake Louise, AB
All Clear
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Muddy - Due to recent rain but also trail conditions, it is very muddy. Expect your boots to get wet but otherwise no obstacles.
9 days ago
24.0 mi 38.6 km #3 Poboktan Pass Trail
Jasper Park Lodge, AB
24.0 mi 38.6 km Jasper Park Lodge, AB
Unknown
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132.9 mi 213.9 km #4 Great Divide Trail - Section C (Kananaskis Lakes to Field)
Canmore, AB
132.9 mi 213.9 km Canmore, AB
Unknown
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3.3 mi 5.3 km #5 Razor's Edge
Canmore, AB
3.3 mi 5.3 km Canmore, AB
Unknown
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122.9 mi 197.7 km #6 Great Divide Trail - Section E (Saskatchewan Crossing to Jasper)
Golden, BC
122.9 mi 197.7 km Golden, BC
Unknown
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65.2 mi 104.9 km #7 Great Divide Trail - Section F (Jasper to North Boundary Trail)
Jasper Park Lodge, AB
65.2 mi 104.9 km Jasper Park Lodge, AB
Unknown
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93.7 mi 150.8 km #8 Great Divide Trail - Section A (Canada/USA Border to Coleman)
Pincher Creek, AB
93.7 mi 150.8 km Pincher Creek, AB
Unknown
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5.1 mi 8.2 km #9 Moose River Route: Smoky River Crossing to Moose Pass
Valemount, BC
5.1 mi 8.2 km Valemount, BC
Unknown
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117.9 mi 189.8 km #10 Great Divide Trail - Section G (North Boundary Trail to Kakwa…
Valemount, BC
117.9 mi 189.8 km Valemount, BC
Unknown
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126.4 mi 203.4 km #11 Great Divide Trail - Section B (Coleman to Kananaskis Lakes)
Sparwood, BC
126.4 mi 203.4 km Sparwood, BC
Unknown
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4.6 mi 7.5 km #12 Heart Mountain Loop
Canmore, AB
4.6 mi 7.5 km Canmore, AB
All Clear
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Mostly Dry - Some snowy sections along the top ridge.
59 days ago
34.4 mi 55.4 km #13 Great Divide Trail - Elysium Pass Alternate Route
Jasper Park Lodge, AB
34.4 mi 55.4 km Jasper Park Lodge, AB
Unknown
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0.8 mi 1.2 km #14 Fairview Mountain Trail
Lake Louise, AB
0.8 mi 1.2 km Lake Louise, AB
All Clear
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A bit of snow, but easily avoidable.
16 days ago
11.4 mi 18.3 km #15 Jonas Pass Trail #131
Golden, BC
11.4 mi 18.3 km Golden, BC
Unknown
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18.3 mi 29.5 km #16 South Boundary Trail: Nigel Creek Trailhead to Brazeau Lake
Golden, BC
18.3 mi 29.5 km Golden, BC
Unknown
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23.9 mi 38.4 km #17 Great Divide Trail - Six Passes Alternate Route
Jasper Park Lodge, AB
23.9 mi 38.4 km Jasper Park Lodge, AB
Unknown
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4.0 mi 6.4 km #18 Coliseum Route
Rocky Mountain House, AB
4.0 mi 6.4 km Rocky Mountain House, AB
Unknown
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14.6 mi 23.5 km #19 Great Divide Trail - Barnaby Ridge Alternate Route
Pincher Creek, AB
14.6 mi 23.5 km Pincher Creek, AB
Unknown
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20.6 mi 33.2 km #20 Great Divide Trail - Northover Ridge Alternate Route
Canmore, AB
20.6 mi 33.2 km Canmore, AB
Unknown
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