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Hike the Rocky Mountain landscapes on the western slopes of the Continental Divide. Rock walls and waterfalls, forests and meadows, clear mountain lakes and cascading rivers set the scene for memorable hiking. There are now more than 400 km of trails that take visitors from majestic river valleys to wind-swept, rocky outcrops, and breathtaking sky lines.
Some popular hiking trails & destinations right out our front door include; Paget Peak, Paget Lookout, Sherbrooke Lake, Wapta Traverse, Cataract Creek, Cataract Falls, Lake O'Hara, and the world class Takakkaw Falls hike.
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|Hiking Trail||Time||Distance||Elevation||Trail Description|
|Wapta Falls||1.5 hrs||4.6 km||30 m||Stroll to the base of a 30 m waterfall|
|Emerald Lake||2 hhrs||5.2 km||minimal||Lakeshore interpretive trail, curtained by mountian and glacier views|
|Hamilton Falls||.5 hrs||1.6 km||minimal||Pleasant stroll to a delicate cascade|
|Centennial||45 min||2.5 km||minimal||Riverside trail known for wildflowers and tiny beaches|
|Walk-in-the-Past||1.5 hrs||3 km||90 m||Historic interpretive trail to an old locamotive|
|Kicking Horse to Amiskwi||1.5 hrs||3.6 km||loss 50 m||Walk or cycle a forested road to a picnic site with three rivers|
|Sherbrooke Lake||2.5 hrs||6.2 km||165 m||Moderate forest hike to a lake rimmed with avalance debris|
|Great Divide||2 hrs||6 km||minimal||Walk or cycle on a closed, paved road|
|Ross Lake||2 hrs||6.4 km||100 m||Mixed road and forest trail to lake set at the headwall of Narao Peak|
|Laughing Falls||3 hrs||7.8 km||125 m||Forest trail to a waterfall at the confluenc of the Yoho|
|Kicking Horse to Otterhead||4.5 hrs||12.6 km||loss 40 m||Walk or cycle on an old road along the Kicking Horse River|
|Mt. Hunter Lookout||3 hrs||7.2 km||400 m||Steep trail through open forest to an historic fire lookout tower|
|Mt. Hunter Upper Lookout||5.5 hrs||12 km||825 m||Trail to higher elevation and views of the Kicking Horse and Beaverfoot Valleys|
|Hoodoos||2.5 hrs||3.2 km||455 m||Steep, dry exposed trail leads to capped pillars of glacial debris|
|Emerald Basin||3.5 hrs||9.2 km||240 m||Travel through ancient stands of hemlock and cedar to a natural amphitheatre|