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Mel DeAnna Trail
The Mel DeAnna trail is a forested loop around the tranquil Champion Ponds. It's a great shoulder-season hike with fall ...
Merry Go Round
The Merry Go Round trail winds high through the forest to a clearcut view of the Columbia River Valley. The ...
Merry Creek Trails
The Merry Creek Trails are easy, scenic hiking just outside of Castlegar. The trails meander over soft forest floor and ...
Toad Mountain via Giveout Creek
Hiking Toad Mountain via Giveout Creek FSR leads you along a forested trail to access the summit from the northern ...
The Kaslo Viewpoint trail is short, sweet, and steep! It winds up along a pleasant forest path to a scenic ...
The trail up Mount Roberts starts easy and gets tough. But it also gets incredibly scenic! With big views of ...
Mount Jardine is spectacular hike which follows a historic mining trail to a high alpine ridge. The summit offers wide ...
Just outside of Kaslo, Fletcher Creek drops into an impressive waterfall as it flows into Kootenay Lake. It's a quick, ...
Retallack Old Growth Cedars
A short, winding loop through a scenic old growth cedar grove! Some of the trees are hundreds of years old ...
Smuggler’s Ridge & The Pyramid
If you're staying in Kokanee Glacier Provincial Park, Smuggler's Ridge is a short day hike that wanders high above the ...
Jumbo Pass is a beautiful alpine ridge studded with larch and surrounded by massive peaks and glaciers. Most of the ...
Epic. That is the best word to describe the Macbeth Icefield trail. It's incredibly epic, but also incredibly hard. The ...
A panoramic landscape of meadows and mountains, waterfalls and wildflowers, larches and lakes! Monica Meadows is an incredibly scenic hike ...
Ross Lake is a short hike near Balfour, BC. The trail leads to a quiet sub-alpine lake with fishing and ...
Vallelujah is a mountain biking trail that wanders high on a ridge between the Slocan and Kootenay River valleys. Hiking ...
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East Kootenay and Beyond
Near Crawford Bay
Near New Denver
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Valhalla Provincial Park
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