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Cox Hill Trail hiking

Canadian Rockies, Alberta, Canada

By lydia.crawford

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What are the activities at Cox Hill Trail ?

Hiking

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Why choose a trail at Cox Hill Trail?

The Cox Hill Trail is a beautiful hiking trail located in Alberta, Canada. The trail winds through the forest and offers stunning views of the surrounding mountains. The trail is moderate in difficulty and is perfect for hikers of all levels. The trail is well-marked and easy to follow, making it a great choice for those who are new to hiking. Wildlife can be seen along the trail, and there are several opportunities for picnicking and camping near the trailhead.


What are the services on site?

Rate & open hour

Access fee $ 0.00
Schedule

From sunrise to sunset

Coordinates
-114.9003679
50.9934954

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Cox Hill Trail
Cox Hill Trail, Alberta T0L 0K0, Canada

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Starting Point

The Cox Hill Trail is located in Alberta, Canada. To get to the start of the trails, take Highway 2 west to the town of Turner Valley. Turn left onto the Black Diamond-Turner Valley Road and drive for about 5 km. The trailhead is on the right side of the road.

Why visit Cox Hill Trail

The Cox Hill Trail is a great place to visit if you're looking for a challenging hike with beautiful views. The trail is about 8 km long, and it's a difficult hike with a lot of elevation gain. But the views from the top are worth the effort. You'll be able to see the Rocky Mountains, the town of Canmore, and the Bow River Valley.

Is Cox Hill Trail in Alberta a good place for the whole family?

There is no right or wrong answer to this question as it depends on the family in question. Some families may find Cox Hill Trail to be a great place for them to spend time together, while others may not enjoy it as much.

Things not to be missed

Near Cox Hill Trail in Alberta, the best activities to enjoy are hiking and biking. The trail is also great for bird watching, as there are many different species of birds that can be seen in the area.

1. Hiking - The Cox Hill Trail is a great place for a hike with stunning views of the Rocky Mountains.

2. Biking - The trail is also great for biking, with plenty of twists and turns to keep you entertained.

3. Wildlife Viewing - The trail is home to a variety of wildlife, so be sure to keep your eyes peeled while you're hiking or biking.

4. Camping - There are plenty of great places to camp near the Cox Hill Trail, so be sure to bring your camping gear along.

5. Fishing - The trail is home to a number of great fishing spots, so be sure to bring your rod and tackle box along.

Where to eat?

1. The Lazy Goat - A hidden gem in the heart of downtown, The Lazy Goat serves up some of the best Mediterranean cuisine in the city. With its intimate setting and cozy atmosphere, it's the perfect place to enjoy a romantic dinner or catch up with friends.

2. The Keg - If you're looking for a classic steakhouse experience, The Keg is a must-visit. With locations all across Canada, The Keg is known for its delicious steaks and prime rib dishes.

3. El Cortez - If you're in the mood for some delicious Mexican food, El Cortez is the place to go. From tacos to burritos, they have something for everyone. And don't forget to order one of their famous margaritas!

4. Cactus Club Cafe - With locations all across Canada, Cactus Club Cafe is a popular chain restaurant that offers a wide variety of dishes, from salads to burgers to pasta. Plus, they have a great selection of cocktails and beers.

5. Boston Pizza - If you're looking for a casual pizza restaurant with a family-friendly atmosphere, Boston Pizza is a great option. They have locations all across Canada, and they offer both dine-in and take-out service.

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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