waterton lakes national park Trails

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Bowman Lake Trail to Goat Haunt and Waterton, Canada :: West Glacier, MT

Glacier National Park and Waterton Lakes National Park not only share an international boundary between Montana, USA, and both GBritish Columbia and Alberta, Canada, but the two parks also share a beautiful, unique, and rugged Northern Rockies ecosys

Firebrand Pass Trail :: Browning, MT

Glacier National Park and Waterton Lakes National Park not only share an international boundary between Montana, USA, and both British Columbia and Alberta, Canada, but the two parks also share a beautiful, unique, and rugged Northern Rockies ecosyst

Upper Waterton Lake Area, Glacier National Park :: Babb, MT

Waterton Lake, which straddles the Canada-United States border, is accessible from the U.S. side by trail, and by boat or trail from Canada. Only half of this lake is in the United States. The other half is part of Canada’s Waterton Lakes National Pa

Carthew Pass :: Mountain View, AB

A moderate day hike to a high alpine pass overlooking the remote northern mountains of Glacier National Park in the United States. The hike is just east of Cameron Lake near the southern boundary of Waterton Lakes National Park. From the forested sh

Crandell Mountain Circuit :: Mountain View, AB

This mellow cycling trip provides a tour of the central region of Waterton Lakes National Park. The ride begins in town and takes us out of the mountains onto the high plains grasslands where, in June and July, you'll find a wildflower paradise.

Great Divide Trail: International Boundary to Cameron Lake :: Cardston, AB

An easy ascent with a moderate ascent on excellent trail. There are two ways to reach the southern terminus of the Great Divide Trail. Either follow the Lakeshore trail from Waterton townsite 6.3 km to the international boundary or take a boat to the

Great Divide Trail: Cameron Lake to Sage Pass :: Cardston, AB

A strenuous but rewarding hike on excellent trail. This high level hike, adjacent to the Continental Divide, offers an almost continuous panorama. This segment known as the Tamarack trail is my favorite hike in Waterton Lakes National Park owing to

The Tamarack Trail :: Phillipsburg, MT

An extended backpack accessed via the Rowe Lakes Trail. Rowe Meadows to Twin Lakes, 12.6 miles (20.3 km) one-way plus 3.2 miles (5.1 km) to reach the trailhead. The Tamarack Trail provides access to the most remote corner of Waterton Lakes Nationa

Akamina Pass and Kishinena Creek :: Mountain View, AB

This ride begins in Waterton Lakes National Park, climbs over Akamina Pass and descends along Akamina and Kishinena creeks to the Flathead Valley, just north of the international boundary. The ride finishes at a remote location and you must make pr

South Castle River :: Pincher Creek, AB

This cycling route follows an old logging road to the headwaters of the beautiful and remote Castle River valley. It ends below the Castle River Divide, which marks the northern boundary of Waterton Lakes National Park. The route follows a good dirt

Snowshoe Trail :: Waterton Park, AB

The trail is in Waterton Lakes National Park in southern Alberta. This 11.23-mile out-and-back, beginner-level trail starts at the immensely popular Red Rock Canyon Day Use area. It quickly leaves the crowds behind along a wide fire road. The road ha

Wishbone Trail :: Waterton Park, AB

The trail is in Waterton Lakes National Park in southern Alberta. This easy 13.6-mile out-and-back trail provides an opportunity to ride the length of Middle Waterton Lake before ending at Wishbone Campground at mile 6.8. The trail varies between ove

Crandell Mountain Circuit :: Waterton Park, AB

The trail is located in Waterton Lakes National Park in southern Alberta. This pleasant beginner-level circuit is primarily a road ride, with a 2.54 miles of wide trail providing the link between Redrock Canyon Road and Akamina Parkway. The entire ci

Glacier National Park :: West Glacier, MT

The worst thing you can say about Glacier is that it doesn’t quite have the diversity of features found in, for example, Yellowstone, Yosemite or Olympic National Park. What it does have in abundance is the finest mountain scenery in the country. The