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Valley of the Ten Peaks

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Banff National Park, Alberta, Canada
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Reviewed 27 August 2018

Valley of the Ten Peaks could have easily been called Valley of the Ten Mountains as you are literally surrounded by steep cliff faces capped with snow. A wilderness experience.

Thank chickandbeast
Reviewed 25 July 2018

Did the Valley of the Ten Peaks hike with Ed as our guide. One of the best days; Ed was was really intresting, effortlessly leading the hike and passing on his knowledge of the geography, flora (we saw lots) and fauna (we saw lots). And...More

Thank CT1874
Reviewed 5 October 2017

We were able to visit the Valley of the Ten Peaks on a Brewster Sightseeing tour. The tour was Mountain Lakes & Waterfalls. During peak tourist season it will be challenging to find parking. We were able to get in with the bus and get...More

2  Thank Rose H
Reviewed 19 September 2017

Parking near Lake Morraine was a challenge. They have a small parking lot and NO shuttle. By 8 am cars were parked a mile down the road. Many visitors only go to/from the lake making it difficult for day hikers to find parking. Although crowded-...More

2  Thank Lisa D
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Beautiful hike! I would recommend starting early to avoid the crowds (and the packed parking lot). Make sure you check the bear notices. Some times of year you must have a group of four or more to hike the trail

Thank Nicole D
Reviewed 29 July 2017

I saw more than a dozen lakes and a thousand mountain peaks during a two week visit to Alberta. I can say without a doubt that 10 Peaks Valley was the highlight. When we rounded a corner and i got my first view of the...More

2  Thank Westgalady
Reviewed 18 January 2017

the hike to The Valley of 10 peaks is very tough (difficult level) - but it will take your breath away! ( literally !!!! - LOL ) - lots of water - hiking poles - hiking boots - snacks - some warm clothes believe us,...More

3  Thank EveR114
Reviewed 17 November 2016

We have travelled the Rockies from Colorado to Alaska and the Rocky Mountain views in Alberta are second to none. The Valley of the Ten Peaks is beautiful as are most of the other many spectacular views to be seen in Banff and Jasper National...More

4  Thank woodmister
Reviewed 30 September 2016

If you love nature mountains Banff is the place to go. Many spots to go visit, hike and rock climb. have fun

Thank John O
Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

Moraine Lake and the valley of 10 peaks by far the most spectacular lake ive seen in my life. Anyone should go up there to check this lake out if you are in Banff NP.

2  Thank Carmelito Y
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1 December 2017|
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Response from Lisa D | Reviewed this property |
Hike in is the only way to see the valley. You need a minimum of 3 hrs Which would require a good uphill pace with many switchbacks.
Dustin S
6 July 2016|
Response from ferntrekker59 | Reviewed this property |
You need to start from Moraine Lake - we stayed overnight at the cottages there otherwise you need to get there really early to get parking and have time to do the hike. There were maps at Banff visitor centre regarding all... More