Parker Ridge Trail

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Icefields Parkway, Improvement District No. 12, Alberta

pc.gc.ca/en/pn-np/ab/banff/activ/randonee-hiking/93N

Description

After a series of switchbacks you'll be rewarded with dramatic views of the Saskatchewan Glacier headwaters of the Saskatchewan River. Help maintain this fragile alpine ecosystem by staying on the trail. Length: 2.7 km one way Hiking time: 2.5 hour round trip Elevation gain: 250 m Trailhead: Highway 93 North, 40 km north of Saskatchewan Crossing or 9 km south of the Icefield Centre. Dogs are not permitted. No camping or overnight parking allowed.

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Location

Lat: 52.191647 Lng: -117.116383

User Reviews

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User 68492

Cool Walk. Liked it very much. Especially with the snow

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103Tage

Really nice view to the saskatechwan glacier. We were impressed, no people, a bit hard with snow but it's possible.

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User 64016

It's a nice view on the top. 2,5km one way and in the beginning its a little steeper. Elevation 250m.

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