June 7, 2018
Opal Ridge South
Peter Lougheed Provincial Park, Kananaskis Country
Time: 4 1/2 hours
Distance: 6.4 km (return)
Elevation Gain: 1,026 m
How To Get There: From Calgary, travel west on Hwy 1 until you reach the turn off for Hwy 40. Heading south on Hwy 40, travel for 41 km...
June 29, 2017
Time: 4.5 hours
Distance: 8 km (return)
Elevation Gain: 500 m
How To Get There: From the TransCanada highway follow Highway 40 south. Highway 40 will be closed beyond the Kananaskis Lakes Road turnoff from December until June 15 each year...
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...
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
Time: 3 hours
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...