Walk of the Week: Best of the Canadian Rockies
Our featured walk this week is the Best of the Canadian Rockies, a drive and hike tour packed with breath-taking views.
In a Nutshell
Grading: Moderate. The terrain on this adventure is varied, with some rugged footpaths. Distances are relatively short but there are some steep ascents and descents.
Where is it?
Beginning and ending in Calgary, home to the Calgary Stampede, billed as the "Greatest Outdoor Festival in the World", this itinerary also includes walks in many of Western Canada’s National Parks such as Banff, Yoho and Kootenay. An area made up of sheer limestone peaks, Alpine meadows and a truly remote feel is Kananaskis Country, primarily located in the Front Ranges of the Rockies and where you may encounter moose, elk or bighorn sheep.
Why walk it?
Throughout this Best of the Canadian Rockies self-guided drive and hike tour you will pass through a infinite variety of landscapes; turquoise blue lakes, sheer limestone peaks and meadows blanketed in flowers. You will be immersed in the one of the world’s top hiking meccas and complete unforgettable walks through rugged wilderness.
Planning to walk the Canadian Rockies
Macs Adventure offers an 8 day and 7 night itinerary during which you'll stay in comfortable hotels and inns. This trip is available from late June - mid September.
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