Kananaskis Hikes

22 BEAUTIFUL Kananaskis Hikes To Tackle (2024)

Our past summers have been filled with a plethora of spectacular Kananaskis hikes. Every day we can, we leave our home in Canmore and explore the fantastic provincial park in our backyard. Many beautiful memories have been made around Kananaskis Country. I want to share our favorite Kananaskis hikes from our summers in the Canadian …

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Paget Peak in Yoho National Park

13 BEST Hikes in Yoho National Park

Looking for the best hikes in Yoho National Park? We share some of our favorite Yoho National Park hikes and share all of the details in this guide to experience the best in the park. On these hikes in Yoho, you’ll find high alpine passes lined with wildflowers, jagged peaks topped by glaciers, and a …

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22 Fun Canmore Hikes and Trails from Easy to Hard

Interested in tackling some of the best Canmore hikes? The town’s locals and visitors are fortunate to have a wide selection of walks, hikes, and mountains to scramble. Canmore has around 70km of trails in town and is surrounded by many peaks that form the Bow Valley. In our opinion, Canmore is one of the …

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Cascade Mountain

Cascade Mountain Hike Detailed GUIDE (+ Photos)

I’ve been putting off summiting Cascade Mountain due to its elevation gain and length. Dissuaded by the long approach, Cascade Mountain was never high on my list. However, it towers over Banff, and I can even see it from outside my bedroom in Canmore, so I knew it was time I finally checked it off …

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12 Moraine Lake Hikes With AMAZING Views

If you’re looking for some of the best Moraine Lake hikes, we have you covered. After spending many days hiking around Moraine Lake and taking in all its beauty, I can confidently share the most popular hikes around the lake and provide all of the details so you can experience them. I’ve attempted to rank …

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How to Hike the East End of Rundle (EEOR) in Canmore

East End of Rundle hike is easily one of the most popular hikes near Canmore. It’s also the best effort to reward with breathtaking views of Spray Valley and Ha Ling Peak. Given its proximity to downtown Canmore and relative ease, it sees heavy foot traffic. It’s a beautiful hike that offers visitors astonishing views …

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Mt St Piran

Mount St. Piran Hike at Lake Louise – All the Info You Need

Mount St. Piran is an excellent hike that begins at Lake Louise and ends overlooking the beautiful lake. If you’re seeking to escape the crowds on trails down below. It’s been our goal to check off all of the mountains in the Lake Louise region of Banff, so we knew we’d have to cross Mount …

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observation peak scramble

How to Scramble Observation Peak in Banff National Park

Have you heard of the Instagram famous Peyto Lake? Most visitors park in the nearby parking lot and walk up an easy 10-minute maintained path to see it in the summer. However, those looking for an alternative, more adventurous way to see Peyto Lake, and the rest of the beautiful Banff National Park should consider …

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Tower of Babel at Moraine Lake

How to Scramble Up Tower of Babel at Moraine Lake

The Tower of Babel is perhaps the most well-known scramble around the Lake Moraine and Lake Louise area. It’s a quick objective with awesome views of Moraine Lake, Consolation Valley, and the Bow Valley. The Tower of Babbel is a sub-peak. However, just because it’s a quick one does not mean it is easy – …

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tent ridge hike kananaskis

How to Hike Tent Ridge Trail in Kananaskis Country

The Tent Ridge Horseshoe hike is not only one of my favorite Kananaskis hikes but one of my favorite hikes in all of Alberta. Hikers climb to 8,000 feet for tremendous views of Kananaskis Country and Banff National Park. Its location down the Smith Dorrien allows for a true wilderness setting away from the crowds …

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