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Ruby Falls hiking

Canadian Rockies, Alberta, Canada

By lydia.crawford

Ruby Falls Statistics

What are the activities at Ruby Falls ?

Hiking

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Why choose a trail at Ruby Falls?

Ruby Falls is a 145-foot high underground waterfall located within Lookout Mountain, near Chattanooga, Tennessee in the United States.

The Ruby Falls are a series of waterfalls located in Alberta, Canada. The falls are named for the red color of the rocks around them. The falls are a popular tourist destination, and are accessible by hiking trails.


What are the services on site?

Rate & open hour

Access fee $ 0.00
Schedule

From sunrise to sunset

Coordinates
-117.1404751
52.7751306

What are the coordinates and address of Ruby Falls?

Ruby Falls
Alberta T0E 0E0, Canada

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Starting Point

The start of the trails at the Ruby Falls in Alberta can be accessed by travelling east on Highway 11 from Calgary. The trailhead is located approximately 30 kilometres east of the city.

Why visit Ruby Falls

The Ruby Falls are a set of waterfalls located in Alberta, Canada. They are a popular tourist destination, and offer a variety of activities for visitors to enjoy. The falls are located in a beautiful setting, and offer stunning views. There is also a variety of wildlife that can be seen in the area, making it a great place for nature lovers. The falls are also a popular spot for fishing, and there are several trails that lead to them.

Is Ruby Falls 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. Some families might find Ruby Falls to be a great place to visit, while others might find it to be too touristy or too expensive.

Things not to be missed

Near Ruby Falls in Alberta, the best activities to enjoy are hiking, camping, fishing, and sightseeing. Some things not to be missed are the views from the top of the falls and the surrounding area, as well as the rushing water and natural beauty.

-Hiking in the Rocky Mountains

-Fishing in the many lakes and rivers

-Camping in the numerous campgrounds

-Biking on the many trails

-White water rafting on the Bow River

Where to eat?

1. The Bluebird Cafe - This cafe is located in a restored farmhouse and serves home cooked meals with a focus on fresh, local ingredients.

2. The Local Omnivore - This restaurant specializes in local, organic, and sustainable cuisine. They have a rotating menu of seasonally inspired dishes.

3. The Prairie Dog Bakery - This bakery is known for their delicious breads, pastries, and sandwiches. They also have a great selection of coffee and tea.

4. The Rolling Pin - This bakery specializes in artisanal breads, pastries, and pizzas. They use only the freshest ingredients and make everything from scratch.

5. The Yellowhead Cafe - This cafe is known for their hearty breakfasts and homemade soups. They also have a great selection of sandwiches, salads, and desserts.

Let’s Answer Your Questions - FAQ

Is the place are families friendly?

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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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