September 9, 2017
Banff National Park (Lake Louise Area)
Time: 2 hours
Distance: 6 km (return)
Elevation Gain: 60 m
How To Get There: Park at the Moraine Lake Parking lot. The trail begins at the north corner of the parking lot.
The summer of 201...
July 7, 2017
Plain of Six Glaciers
Banff National Park
Time: 7 hours
Distance: 14 kms (return)
Elevation Gain: 420 m
How To Get There: Heading west from Calgary, follow the Transcanada until you get to the Lake Louise turnoff. Follow the signs for Lake Louise and do your best to find...
August 18, 2016
Larch Valley/Sentinel Pass
Time: 5 hours (average is about 7 hours but we hiked it very quickly)
Distance: 7.0 (return from the lake) + 5 km (return from the pass)
Elevation Gain: 532 m (to lake) + 200 m (to pass)
How To Get There: From the Moraine...
July 5, 2016
Merlin Meadows Campground to Fish Creek Parking Lot
Distance: 16 km
Elevation Gain: 475 m Elevation Loss: 785 m
Time: 5 hours
We woke up to grey skies on our last day in the mountains. It was a very cold morning but luckily we were able to get another fi...
July 4, 2016
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Baker Lake Campground to Merlin Meadows Campground
Distance: 8.1 km
Elevation Gain: 100 m Elevation Loss: 225 m
Time: 4 hours
We woke up to a beautiful blue sky at around 8:00 am! All of us decided to try and leave the c...
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Hidden Lake Campground to Baker Lake Campground
Distance: 5.7 km
Elevation Gain: 200 m Elevation Loss: 150 m
Time: 3 hours
Matt is usually known for being a morning person. He gets up at 6:00 am almost every d...
July 2, 2016
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For the July long weekend, I decided to put together a camping trip with a bunch of friends. I chose Skoki Circuit because I had heard that while it was incredibly scenic, the trail itself was relatively easy (save for a few...
June 12, 2016
Distance: 11.6 km (return)
Elevation Gain: 370 m
How To Get There: Park in the Moraine Lake parking lot located at Moraine Lake, 12km west of the Lake Louise town site. Moraine Lake Road is not plowed during the winter months.