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What are the activities at Mount Albert Edward ?

Hiking


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Why choose a trail at Mount Albert Edward?

The Mount Albert Edward is a mountain located in the Canadian province of British Columbia. At an elevation of 2,438 meters (7,999 feet), it is the eleventh-highest peak in the province. The mountain is part of the Coast Mountains, and is located within Strathcona Provincial Park.



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Access fee $ 0.00
Schedule

From sunrise to sunset

Coordinates
49.6777777 -125.4316666

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Mount Albert Edward
Mount Albert Edward, British Columbia V0P 1N0, Canada

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Starting Point

The Mount Albert Edward trails start at the Mount Albert Edward trailhead, which is located on the north side of the mountain, near the summit. To get to the trailhead, drive east from Courtenay on Highway 19 for about 33 km. Turn left onto Mount Albert Edward Road and drive for about 5 km to the trailhead parking lot.

Why visit Mount Albert Edward

The Mount Albert Edward is a mountain located in the Canadian province of British Columbia. At an elevation of 7,020 feet, it is the sixth-highest peak in the province. The mountain is part of the Coast Mountains, and is located within Strathcona Provincial Park. The park is known for its rugged scenery and abundant wildlife, and is a popular destination for hikers and climbers. The Mount Albert Edward is a challenging climb, with steep slopes and loose rock. The views from the summit are spectacular, with panoramic views of the surrounding mountains and valleys.

Is Mount Albert Edward in British Columbia a good place for the whole family?

There is no definitive answer to this question as each family's needs and preferences vary. However, Mount Albert Edward is a great place for families as it offers plenty of activities and opportunities for exploration.

Things not to be missed

The best activities near Mount Albert Edward in British Columbia are hiking, camping, and fishing.

1. Hiking - The trails around Mount Albert Edward offer stunning views of the surrounding area.

2. Wildlife Viewing - The park is home to a variety of wildlife, including black bears, deer, and wolves.

3. Fishing - The park offers excellent fishing opportunities for trout and salmon.

4. Camping - There are several camping areas in the park that offer excellent opportunities for outdoor recreation.

Where to eat?

1. The Kootenay Valley Cheese Company in Creston, BC offers a variety of cheese plates and fondue options that are perfect for pairing with wine.

2. The Old Country Inn in Enderby, BC is a charming bed and breakfast with a delicious breakfast menu that includes items like eggs benedict, pancakes, and bacon.

3. The Lighthouse Pub in Tofino, BC is a popular spot for locals and visitors alike, thanks to its great food, drinks, and ocean views.

4. The Gumboot Cafe in Telegraph Creek, BC is a unique cafe located in a historic building that was once used as a trading post. The cafe serves up hearty breakfasts and lunches made with fresh, local ingredients.

5. The Sleeping Lady Mountain Resort in Smithers, BC is a beautiful resort with an award-winning restaurant that serves up delicious dishes made with local ingredients.




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