Joffre Lakes Hike, Pemberton, British Columbia

Location: From Pemberton take the BC-99S for 29.6 km. Eventually you will see a sign that says Joffre Lakes hike. Turn right  into the parking lot. This road into the parking lot is also called Pemberton Portage Rd. Distance & Elevation Gain:  First Lake: 50 metres (5 minutes), Elevation Gain not significant Second Lake: 3 km…

Ptarmigan Cirque, Kananaskis, Alberta

Difficulty: Challenging Distance and Elevation: 4 km; 280 m Facilities: Outhouse; Parking Lot; One Picnic Table Hike Highlights: Springs; Bridge;  Mountain Views ; Beaver Dams Accessibility: Child Carrier Friendly;  Closed: December 5th-June 15th   Directions: Ptarmigan Cirque Hike is located in Highwood Pass. From Calgary drive on the AB-1 W. Go left on the AB-40 S.…