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Little Arethusa Peak hiking

Alberta North, Alberta, Canada

By lydia.crawford

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What are the activities at Little Arethusa Peak ?

Hiking

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Why choose a trail at Little Arethusa Peak?

The Little Arethusa Peak is located in Alberta, Canada. It is a small, but mighty mountain that offers stunning views of the surrounding area. The peak can be accessed by hiking, biking, or skiing, and is a popular destination for outdoor enthusiasts. The summit of the Little Arethusa Peak is 2,711 meters (8,892 feet) high, and offers incredible views of the Rocky Mountains and the surrounding valley. The peak is a great place to spend a day or weekend exploring the natural beauty of Alberta.


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Rate & open hour

Access fee $ 0.00
Schedule

From sunrise to sunset

Coordinates
-114.9757601
50.6030951

What are the coordinates and address of Little Arethusa Peak?

Little Arethusa Peak
AB-40, Alberta T0L, Canada

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Starting Point

The start of the trails at the Little Arethusa Peak can be accessed from the parking lot located off of Highway 40.

Why visit Little Arethusa Peak

The Little Arethusa Peak is a great place to visit for its stunning views of the Rocky Mountains and the surrounding area. The peak is also a great place for hiking and camping, and offers plenty of opportunities for wildlife viewing.

Is Little Arethusa Peak in Alberta a good place for the whole family?

There is no definitive answer to this question as it depends on the family's individual interests and abilities. Little Arethusa Peak is a relatively easy hike, with a summit elevation of only 2,362 metres, so it may be suitable for families with younger children. However, some sections of the trail are steep and may be challenging for inexperienced hikers. There are also some areas of loose scree which could be dangerous if traversed incorrectly. Ultimately, it is up to the family to decide if Little Arethusa Peak is a good fit for them.

Things not to be missed

Near Little Arethusa Peak in Alberta, the best activities include hiking, camping, and fishing.

1. Hiking - The hike to Little Arethusa Peak is a great way to spend a day in the Alberta wilderness. The trail is well-marked and relatively easy, making it a great option for hikers of all levels.

2. Wildlife Viewing - The area around Little Arethusa Peak is home to a variety of wildlife, including deer, elk, and bears. Visitors can enjoy excellent wildlife viewing opportunities by spending some time in the area.

3. Photography - The natural beauty of the area around Little Arethusa Peak makes it a great place for photographers. Visitors can capture some amazing photos while exploring the area.

Where to eat?

1. The Grizzly Paw Brewing Company - This brewery is known for its delicious food as well as its craft beers. It has a rustic atmosphere that is perfect for a casual meal.

2. The Keg Steakhouse and Bar - This steakhouse is a local favorite for its high-quality food and great service. It offers a wide variety of steak and seafood dishes that are sure to please everyone in your group.

3. The Saltlik Steakhouse - This steakhouse is another local favorite that is known for its delicious steaks and amazing views. It has a modern and sophisticated atmosphere that is perfect for a special occasion.

4. The Rimrock Resort Hotel - This hotel offers several restaurants that are sure to please everyone in your group. It has a variety of cuisines to choose from, including American, Italian, and Japanese cuisine.

5. The Fairmont Banff Springs Hotel - This hotel is known for its world-class dining options. It has several restaurants that offer a variety of cuisines, including Canadian, Italian, and French cuisine.

Let’s Answer Your Questions - FAQ

Is the place are families friendly?

No

Is there an information center / service center / reception?

No
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Lydia Crawford, an extraordinary woman with an insatiable zest for life, has become an inspirational figure to many through her adventures and infectious good humor. Born and raised in a small town nestled in the mountains, Lydia developed a love for the outdoors at an early age. Her childhood was filled with hiking, camping, and exploring the wilderness, experiences that shaped her into the avid outdoorswoman she is today.

She life was a celebration of adventure, joy, and the great outdoors. She lived with a fierce determination to enjoy every moment and to share that joy with others. Her legacy is one of laughter, exploration, and an unwavering love for the natural world. Lydia's spirit continues to inspire those who knew her and those who discover her story, reminding us all to embrace life with open arms and a heart full of joy.

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