Water Valley, AB Trails and Parks

Water Valley has 11 trails in the vicinity, including 11 hiking trails and 5 for backpacking. These trails range from 2 to 15.2 miles in length. The most popular trails are Johnson Canyon, Ghost River To Waiparous Creek and Indian Springs and Enviros Lake. Trails.com member SUSAN W. recently completed Johnson Canyon.
  • Johnson CanyonView Trail Details

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    Water Valley, AB

    •  Backpack
    •  2.2 miles
    •  Guide

    The quintessential Ghost: canyons, cliffs, waterfalls, mountains shaped like tiaras, is epitomized in the spectacular canyon north of Devil's ...

  • Indian Springs and Enviros LakeView Trail Details

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    Water Valley, AB

    • Hiking  
    •  Day hike
    •  7.4 miles
    •  Guide

    This route can be used in a variety of ways. Undoubtedly, the quickest way into the springs is from start 2. And the quickest way to Enviros ...

  • The South GhostView Trail Details

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    Water Valley, AB

    •  Backpack
    •  15.2 miles
    •  Guide

    The most important thing to know about the South Ghost River itself is that there is no river. The country is like a sieve, the water generally ...

  • Devil's GapView Trail Details

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    Water Valley, AB

    • Hiking  
    •  Day, long day hike
    •  4.1 miles
    •  Guide

    To get in the appropriate mood for this ghostly hike, pick a dull, brooding day in late fall when the wind rattles the dried-up leaves on the ...

  • Ghost River To Aylmer PassView Trail Details

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    Water Valley, AB

    •  Backpack
    •  14.3 miles
    •  Guide

    If you want to get off the beaten track there are an amazing number of side canyons and valleys up and down the Ghost to keep you busy for the ...

  • Ghost River To Waiparous CreekView Trail Details

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    Water Valley, AB

    •  Half-day to Johnson Lakes, day hike, backpack
    •  9.3 miles
    •  Guide

    The eclectic selection of trails connecting the two major river systems runs parallel to a tremendous line of cliffs, where the mountains of ...

  • Black Rock MountainView Trail Details

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    Water Valley, AB

    • Hiking  
    •  Day hike
    •  11.2 miles
    •  Guide

    Although painter Roland Gissing acquainted the name Black Rock with something sinister, when I think `Black Rock' I see in my mind's eye this ...

  • Lesueur Creek To Meadow CreekView Trail Details

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    Water Valley, AB

    • Hiking  
    •  Day hike
    •  5.1 miles
    •  Guide

    I have to admit the easy walk to Meadow Creek following an OHV road and horse trail up Lesueur Creek and across `the great bog' doesn't sound ...

  • Margaret LakeView Trail Details

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    Water Valley, AB

    • Hiking  
    •  Day hike
    •  5.2 miles
    •  Guide

    This gem of a lake has the misfortune to lie smack in the middle of an OHV land use area. Right now, the only route is along roller-coaster cutlines ...

  • Waiparous CreekView Trail Details

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    Water Valley, AB

    •  Backpack
    •  8.4 miles
    •  Guide

    The north fork of the Ghost River, named Waiparous Creek by James Hector on December 10th, 1858 and which roughly translates to Crow Indian Scalp, ...

  • Mockingbird LookoutView Trail Details

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    Water Valley, AB

    • Hiking  
    •  Day hike
    •  2 miles
    •  Guide

    An easy walk up Mockingbird Hill where you are treated to a panoramic view of The Ghost. Obviously, this trail is very popular because of its ...