Mt. Mount Lorette Ponds

Mt. Lorette ponds

Mount Lorette Ponds is located at Mt. Lorette Ponds Day Use Area located in Kananaskis, Alberta. The easy trail follows a short, wide paved trail around a pond draped with a vista of mountains. Mt. Lorette Ponds There are many easy hikes for families in the area and Mount Lorette Ponds can be combined with…

Hiking in Kananaskis

Marl Lake Interpretive Trail, Kananaskis

Marl Lake Interpretive Trail ends at a beautiful dock that extends into a lake surrounded by mountain views in Peter Lougheed Provincial Park. This less traveled trail makes the slightly confusing start worth the effort. Marl Lake Interpretive Trail, Kananaskis Difficulty: ModerateDistance: 3.1 km* (1.9 mi) out and backElevation: MinimalHighlights: Lake, Mountain Views, Interpretive SignsFacilites:…

Parker Ridge Hike

Best Easy Icefield Parkway Hikes

Hiking is the best activities to do along the Icefield Parkway as there are no shortage of views. These easy Icefield Parkway hikes boast expansive mountain views, ice cold glacier lakes, massive glaciers, and stunning waterfalls. Easy Icefield Parkway Hikes The Icefield Parkway and all the hikes located in this post are located along HWY…

Fairview Lookout

Fairview Lookout, Banff National Park

Fairview Lookout is a family friendly trail that climbs through the trees with little views of the surrounding mountains until you reach the lookout. When you reach Fairview Lookout, you are presented with a unique perspective of Lake Louise and the Fairmont Lake Louise. In the winter, this trail is a beautiful winter wonderland. This…

Troll Falls

Troll Falls Hike, Kananaskis, Alberta

Troll Falls hike is a great trail for most abilities to a tumbling waterfall located in the stunning Kananaskis Country. Children will enjoy spotting the trolls that are occasionally hidden along the family-friendly trail by locals. Insider Tip for Families The falls are just as spectacular in the winter, making it an ideal all-season hike…

Wedge Pond, Alberta

Wedge Pond Loop, Alberta

Wedge Pond Hike follows a forested trail around a stunning pond with mountain views located in the heart of Spray Valley Provincial Park. There are beaches located around the lake making it the perfect place to hike, play, and picnic for a few hours. Insider Tip for Families Pack a picnic, bathing suits, and canoes/kayaks/stand…