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Hard Luck Canyon hiking

Canadian Rockies, Alberta, Canada

By lydia.crawford

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What are the activities at Hard Luck Canyon ?

Hiking

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Why choose a trail at Hard Luck Canyon?

The Hard Luck Canyon is a narrow and steep-sided ravine located in the Rocky Mountains of Alberta, Canada. The canyon is approximately 8 km long and ranges in width from less than 10 m to over 100 m. The walls of the canyon are composed of Precambrian metamorphic rocks which are some of the oldest rocks in North America. The canyon was formed by the erosion of these rocks by glaciers and rivers over the last 2.5 million years. The Hard Luck Canyon is a popular destination for hikers, climbers, and kayakers.


What are the services on site?

Rate & open hour

Access fee $ 0.00
Schedule

From sunrise to sunset

Coordinates
-115.7808244
54.0012551

What are the coordinates and address of Hard Luck Canyon?

Hard Luck Canyon
Hard Luck Canyon, Range Rd 125A, Alberta T0E 0B0, Canada

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Starting Point

The Hard Luck Canyon is located in the Rocky Mountains of Alberta, Canada. The easiest way to get there is to drive to the town of Canmore, which is about an hour and a half from Calgary. From there, take the Trans-Canada Highway west for about 45 minutes until you reach the turnoff for the Hard Luck Canyon.

Why visit Hard Luck Canyon

The Hard Luck Canyon in Alberta is a great place to visit because it offers stunning views of the surrounding mountains and valleys. The canyon is also a great place for hiking and camping, and there are plenty of opportunities for fishing and wildlife watching.

Is Hard Luck Canyon in Alberta a good place for the whole family?

There is no definitive answer to this question as Hard Luck Canyon is a place that offers a wide variety of activities and experiences, some of which may be more suitable for certain members of the family than others. That said, Hard Luck Canyon is generally considered to be a good place for the whole family as it has something to offer everyone.

Things not to be missed

The best activities near Hard Luck Canyon in Alberta are hiking, camping, and fishing.

-Hiking the canyon

-Fishing in the river

-Camping

-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 popular spot for dinner, and it offers a wide variety of steak and seafood dishes. It has a comfortable and elegant atmosphere that is perfect for a special occasion.

3. The Thai House - This Thai restaurant offers some of the best Thai food in the city. It has a casual atmosphere and a menu that features both classic Thai dishes and modern twists on traditional recipes.

4. The Silver Inn - This Indian restaurant offers some of the best Indian food in the city. It has a comfortable and casual atmosphere, and it features a wide variety of traditional Indian dishes.

5. The Vietnamese Noodle House - This Vietnamese restaurant offers some of the best Vietnamese food in the city. It has a casual atmosphere, and it features a wide variety of traditional Vietnamese dishes.

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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