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Old Baldy Mountain hiking

Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada

By lydia.crawford

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What are the activities at Old Baldy Mountain ?

Hiking

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Why choose a trail at Old Baldy Mountain?

Old Baldy Mountain is a beautiful mountain located in British Columbia. At an elevation of 2,615 metres (8,583 feet), it is the highest peak in the area. The mountain is named for its bald summit, which is devoid of trees. The views from the top are stunning, with 360-degree panoramas of the surrounding countryside. The mountain is popular with hikers and climbers, who can choose from a variety of routes to the summit. Old Baldy Mountain is also home to a variety of wildlife, including black bears, deer, and cougars.


What are the services on site?

Rate & open hour

Access fee $ 0.00
Schedule

From sunrise to sunset

Coordinates
-123.6219444
48.6269444

What are the coordinates and address of Old Baldy Mountain?

Old Baldy Mountain
Old Baldy Mountain, British Columbia V0R 2W2, Canada

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Starting Point

The start of the trails at the Old Baldy Mountain can be accessed from the town of Princeton, British Columbia. From Princeton, drive east on Highway 3 for approximately 9 kilometers until you reach the junction for Highway 5A. Turn left onto Highway 5A and drive for another 9 kilometers until you reach the junction for the Old Baldy Mountain Road. Turn right onto the Old Baldy Mountain Road and drive for 4 kilometers until you reach the trailhead.

Why visit Old Baldy Mountain

The Old Baldy Mountain is a great place to visit because of its stunning views and amazing hiking trails. The mountain is located in the beautiful province of British Columbia, and offers visitors some of the best views of the surrounding area. The hiking trails are also very popular, and offer hikers a chance to explore the mountain and its surroundings.

Is Old Baldy Mountain in British Columbia a good place for the whole family?

There is no definitive answer to this question as it depends on what the family is looking for in a mountain outing. Old Baldy Mountain is a relatively easy hike, so it could be good for families with younger children. However, there are no amenities or facilities at the summit, so it may not be ideal for those who are looking for a more complete outdoor experience.

Things not to be missed

The best activities near Old Baldy Mountain in British Columbia are hiking, camping, and fishing.

1. Hiking - The trails around Old Baldy Mountain offer stunning views of the surrounding area.

2. Wildlife Viewing - The area is home to a variety of wildlife, including deer, elk, and bears.

3. Fishing - The area is home to a number of trout streams, making it a popular destination for anglers.

4. Camping - There are a number of campsites in the area that offer great opportunities for outdoor recreation.

Where to eat?

1. The Keg Steakhouse and Bar - 801 W Georgia St, Vancouver

2. Hawksworth Restaurant - 801 W Georgia St, Vancouver

3. YEW seafood + bar - 791 West Georgia Street, Vancouver

4. Cactus Club Cafe - 1055 Dunsmuir Street, Vancouver

5. Joe Fortes Seafood and Chop House - 777 Thurlow Street, Vancouver

6. The Flying Pig - 1168 Hamilton Street, Vancouver

7. Medina Cafe - 780 Richards Street, Vancouver

8. Bao Bei Chinese Brasserie - 163 Keefer Street, Vancouver

9. Campagnolo Roma - 1020 Mainland Street, Vancouver

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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