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Powderface Creek Trail - Hiking

Canadian Rockies, Alberta, Canada

By lydia.crawford

Powderface Creek Trail Statistics

Distance

17 KM

What are the activities at Powderface Creek Trail ?

Hiking

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Why choose a trail at Powderface Creek Trail?

The Powderface Creek Trail is a beautiful, serene trail that winds through the foothills of the Rocky Mountains in Alberta. The trail is well-maintained and easy to follow, making it perfect for hikers of all levels of experience. The scenery along the trail is simply stunning, with views of pristine forests, rushing creeks, and snow-capped mountains. Wildlife can often be seen in the area, including deer, elk, and bears. The trail is also a great place to enjoy a peaceful picnic lunch or simply relax and take in the natural beauty of the area.


What are the services on site?

Rate & open hour

Access fee $ 0.00
Schedule

From sunrise to sunset

Coordinates
-114.8607867
50.8547838

What are the coordinates and address of Powderface Creek Trail?

Powderface Creek Trail
Powderface Creek Trail, Alberta T0L 0K0, Canada

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Starting Point

The Powderface Creek Trail is located in the Kananaskis Country area of Alberta. To get to the start of the trails, take Highway 40 south from Calgary and turn left onto the Powderface Trail.

Why visit Powderface Creek Trail

The Powderface Creek Trail is a great place to visit for a number of reasons. Firstly, the scenery is absolutely stunning, with mountains and forests providing a beautiful backdrop. Secondly, the trail is very peaceful and quiet, making it the perfect place to relax and enjoy nature. Thirdly, the trail is well maintained and easy to navigate, making it perfect for hikers of all levels of experience. Finally, the trail is close to Calgary, making it easy to get to.

Is Powderface Creek 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's individual interests and abilities. Some families may find Powderface Creek Trail to be a great place for hiking and enjoying nature, while others may find it to be too difficult or dangerous.

Things not to be missed

The best activities near Powderface Creek Trail in Alberta are hiking, biking, and horseback riding. The trail is also a great place to spot wildlife, including deer, elk, and bears.

-Hiking the Powderface Creek Trail

-Mountain biking on the trails near Powderface Creek Trail

-Fishing in the creek

-Picnicking near the creek

Where to eat?

1. The Grizzly Paw Brewing Company - located in Canmore, this brewery offers a variety of food options, including pizza, sandwiches, and salads.

2. The Keg Steakhouse & Bar - also located in Canmore, The Keg is a popular steakhouse chain that offers a wide variety of steak, chicken, and seafood dishes.

3. Noodle Box - a quick and casual Asian restaurant chain that specializes in noodle bowls and rice dishes.

4. Banff Ave. Brewing Co. - located in Banff, this brewery offers pub-style food such as burgers, sandwiches, and salads.

5. Whitebark Cafe - a Banff institution that specializes in healthy and hearty mountain cuisine, such as soups, sandwiches, and wraps.

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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