June 11, 2016
Moose Mountain Summit
Time: 5.5 hours (excluding getting lost and stopping for lunch)
Distance: 14.6 km (return)
Elevation Gain: 470 m
How To Get There: Drive to the entrance of the Moose Mountain Fire Road located on the right hand side of the #66 highwa...
June 2, 2016
Point Backcountry Campground
Peter Lougheed Provincial Park
Time: 1 and half hours
Distance: 3.5 km (to Point Backcountry Campground)
Elevation Gain: 200 m
How To Get There: Park at the North Interlakes parking lot in Peter Provincial Park, 66kms south on the #40 Kananaski...
April 18, 2016
Distance: 17 km (return)
Elevation Gain: 1100 m
How To Get There: Head west on Hwy 1 and take the turnoff for Hwy 40 K country trail. Take the first left after the Wasootch sign on the right hand side after the Barrier lake informatio...
March 21, 2016
Time: 4 hours
Distance:10 km (return)
Elevation Gain: 650 m
How To Get There: From Longview, drive west on Highway 40 until you reach Kananaskis Village (right before the winter gate). Turn south on Highway 940 for exactly 11 km where you'...
November 28, 2015
Time: 3 hours
Distance: 6 km
Elevation Gain: 600 m
How To Get There: The trailhead can be found after you park at Beaver Lodge parking just past the winter gates on highway 66 heading west.
Back in June of this year, Kim and I attempted to...
October 10, 2015
Pickle Jar Lakes
Time: 5 hours
Distance: 8.4 km (return)
Elevation Gain: 450 m
How To Get There: Follow highway 40 going west until you get to Lantern Creek day use area.
I chose this hike because it had an extra-special meaning to me. My grandma told me t...
July 18, 2015
Peter Lougheed Provincial Park (Kananaskis)
Time: 7 hours (including additional hour for being lost)
Distance: 14 km (return)
How To Get There: Follow along Upper Kananskis Lake (counter-clockwise) from the interlakes trailhead parking lot....
July 9, 2015
Time: 5 hours (because we started at Interlakes Parking Lot)
Distance: 16 km (return) (should have only been 6 km)
Elevation Gain: 305 m
It just wouldn't be a hike with Matt if we didn't end up getting confused some wa...
July 6, 2015
Forks Backcountry Hike
Distance: 7 km (to Forks Campground)
Elevation Gain: 320 m
How to Get to There: From Hwy 1, head south on Hwy 40 to Kananaskis Lakes Road. Stay on Kananaskis Lakes Road until it ends at the Upper Lake Parki...
April 26, 2015
Bragg Creek Provincial Park
Distance: 6 km (return)
Elevation Gain: 155 m
How To Get There: Park on the north side of HWY 66 on Ranger Creek Road, across from Allen Bill Parking. This is the new trail head for Elbow Trail post 2013 flood. From...
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