Mount Dalhousie Statistics

Elevation gain

2,920 meters

What are the activities at Mount Dalhousie ?

Hiking


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Why choose a trail at Mount Dalhousie?

The Mount Dalhousie is a mountain located in Alberta, Canada. It is part of the Canadian Rockies, and is the highest peak in the Kananaskis Country. The mountain is named after George Ramsay, 9th Earl of Dalhousie. The mountain was first climbed in 1884 by J. Norman Collie and A.W. Moore. The mountain is a popular destination for hikers and climbers, and offers stunning views of the surrounding area.



What are the services on site?

No information available


Rate & open hour

Access fee $ 0.00
Schedule

From sunrise to sunset

Coordinates
52.6124397 -116.942633

What are the coordinates and address of Mount Dalhousie?

Mount Dalhousie
Mount Dalhousie, Alberta T0E 0E0, Canada

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Starting Point

The Mount Dalhousie trails are located in the town of Canmore, Alberta. To get to the start of the trails, take the Trans-Canada Highway (Highway 1) to the exit for Highway 40. Head south on Highway 40 and take the first exit for the Mount Norquay Road. Turn left onto the Mount Norquay Road and drive for about 2 kilometers until you reach the trailhead parking lot.

Why visit Mount Dalhousie

The Mount Dalhousie area is a beautiful place to visit with its stunning mountain scenery and crystal-clear lakes. It's a great place for hiking, fishing, camping, and other outdoor activities. The area is also rich in history, with many old pioneer homesteads and abandoned mines to explore.

Is Mount Dalhousie in Alberta a good place for the whole family?

There is no definitive answer to this question as it depends on what each family is looking for in a vacation spot. Mount Dalhousie is located in the Rocky Mountains, so it offers plenty of outdoor activities like hiking and skiing. It is also close to the town of Banff, which has a variety of restaurants and shops.

Things not to be missed

Near Mount Dalhousie in Alberta, the best activities to enjoy are hiking and sightseeing. A must-see is the stunning view from the top of the mountain.

-Hiking: There are a number of hiking trails in the area, ranging from easy to difficult.

-Fishing: There are a number of great fishing spots near Mount Dalhousie.

-Boating: There are a number of lakes and rivers nearby that are perfect for boating.

-Camping: There are a number of great camping spots near Mount Dalhousie.

-Horseback Riding: There are a number of trails in the area that are perfect for horseback riding.

Where to eat?

1. The Ledge Bistro - Banff

2. Grizzly House - Banff

3. The Keg Steakhouse & Bar - Banff

4. Tony Roma's - Banff

5. Earl's Kitchen + Bar - Banff

6. Whitebark Cafe - Lake Louise

7. Moraine Lake Lodge Dining Room - Lake Louise

8. Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise - Lake Louise




Let’s Answer Your Questions - FAQ

What is the elevation of Mount Dalhousie?

2920.00 M

Is the place are families friendly?

No

Is there an information center / service center / reception?

No


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