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Easy trip top top not many views until the top

Start at West end of main parking lot just after you turn right off main road. Uphill hike to gets... read more

Reviewed 25 August 2016
HughWhitehorseYT
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Canmore, Canada
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CLEATS!

This isn't a mind blowing landscape with captivating images but saying that the summit is rewarding... read more

Reviewed 3 April 2016
Daniel S
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Banff, Canada
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15 Sep 2016
“boring”
24 Aug 2016
“Easy trip top top not many views until the top”
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Banff National Park, Alberta, Canada
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 10 August 2013

A moderately difficult 3 mile, round trip (RT) hike with an elevation gain of around 600 feet that leads to a 6,129 foot summit with nice views of Cascade Mountain that looms over Banff and the Bow Valley. Most of the hike is through a...More

3  Thank NationalParkHiker
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 30 June 2012

This trail starts from the Mt Norquay Ski Resort car park on the right just before the top of Mt Norquay road (itself an attraction for its scenic views over Banff). The path starts just inside the car park on the right and after a...More

4  Thank StevenC75
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Reviewed 16 September 2016

Of the over 50 trails that I hiked in the Rockies this summer, this is one of the two worst trails that I hiked (the other being Opal Hills in Jasper). The trail is a moderate uphill climb through thick forest. The reward when reaching...More

1  Thank driftdiver1
Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

Start at West end of main parking lot just after you turn right off main road. Uphill hike to gets you good views of Bow Valley back towards Cascade. Make it into a loop by hiking down 40 mile loop. A bit longer but less...More

Thank HughWhitehorseYT
Reviewed 3 April 2016

This isn't a mind blowing landscape with captivating images but saying that the summit is rewarding for about 30 seconds, you can see Cascade and the highway drifting off towards Canmore in distance. The trail is worth checking out if you're a big hiker (especially...More

Thank Daniel S
Reviewed 10 August 2013

A moderately difficult 3 mile, round trip (RT) hike with an elevation gain of around 600 feet that leads to a 6,129 foot summit with nice views of Cascade Mountain that looms over Banff and the Bow Valley. Most of the hike is through a...More

3  Thank NationalParkHiker
Reviewed 30 June 2012

This trail starts from the Mt Norquay Ski Resort car park on the right just before the top of Mt Norquay road (itself an attraction for its scenic views over Banff). The path starts just inside the car park on the right and after a...More

4  Thank StevenC75
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