Best Birding Trails in Canada

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on Tent Ridge Horseshoe
10 hours ago

Loved the views on this hike. Took 4.5hrs to do the clockwise loop.

on Fullerton Loop Trail
16 hours ago

hiking

Great day for a hike, cooler weather, muddy trail, overall a great hike

on Mono Cliffs Provincial Pa...
20 hours ago

hiking

Great, well maintained, lightly trafficked trails which are super easy to navigate (coloured markers are everywhere). Lots of different options for all hiking levels. The Lookout Trail has some difficult hills and rocky terrain but the hike was worth it, the views from the top are just beautiful! The southern loop trail (green trail I believe?) has a nice pond and little sitting area, which was a nice spot for the dogs to cool off! Highly recommend this park!
Note: many of the trails are frequented by horses.

on Canyon Creek Ice Cave Tra...
1 day ago

We parked in the main lot and walked the dirt road to the trailhead; it's 7km. It's a nice walk, gets you warmed up for the trail.

The trail is marked well and the ascent starts almost right away and the hike is awesome.

Bring helmet and headlamp - will not disappoint!

Also, it's an ice cave so it's cold - bring proper gear.

on Moose Mountain Trail
1 day ago

hiking

We did this trail after completing Ing's mine (ice caves trail on south base of moose); then we drove over to Moose proper to continue.

There is a trail that connects Ing's mine further north over the ridge and then you end up summitting Moose from the back side. It's 35km.

We did Moose at a leisurely pace and had a break at the top; 4.5 hours total.

Excellent trail for trail running and well kept. It's quite busy so go early or later in the day. We started at 2:00pm and finished at 6:25pm - there was no one after us and we passed numerous people on their way out.

This is now one of my favourite trails; the views are amazing. Lots of wildlife - we saw Rocky Mountain goats which is a super rare occurrence!

on C Level Cirque Trail
1 day ago

hiking

Did this one a few years ago in the fall. Nice steady uphill hike through the forest. Unfortunately when we reached the end it was too clouded to see the amphitheatre. Will have to try again!

on Upper Kananaskis Lake Tra...
1 day ago

Excellent hike. Nice surroundings and well-maintained trail. 4.5 hours

on Garibaldi Lake Trail
1 day ago

Very rewarding hike... Lovely lake! Breathtaking views!

on Rogart Mountain Hiking Tr...
1 day ago

hiking

Great trail and nice waterfall. Trail head is Sugar Moon maple syrup restaurant. Great spot with great food. No cell coverage.

on Fullerton Loop Trail
1 day ago

walking

My favourite hill walk close to Calgary. Make sure to do this walk in late May, June and early July because the wildflowers are spectacular!

on Akamina Pass and Wall and...
2 days ago

hiking

A very amazing hike. Great view of Montana, Alberta and most of the hike in BC. Love the scramble over some challenging terrain. Was a fun hike to complete the triple crown of Waterton

on Kimberley Nature Park Tra...
2 days ago

hiking

Family has a place in Kimberley and we love how we can just walk into to these hiking trails right from the street. Trails are well marked and well maintained. Wildlife is pretty common in the area despite its popularity.
So much to see! Lots of different terrain and almost impossible to do the same hike twice. Nature park connects to both horse barn valley and Kimberley Nordic.

on Stoney Squaw Trail
2 days ago

hiking

Short, under an hour up, hike through thick woods on trail with lots of roots which didn't seem to stop the dozen or so bikers we saw grinding their way up. Not much of a clear view point at the top, but worth the exercise. Missed the trail as it veered a sharp left about 200m from summit, the trail follows a small ridge straight at this section, it's well travelled and easy to do, until you realize you're walking down when you shouldn't be. The trail does loop around back to the main after going past the summit.

on Les Loups
2 days ago

hiking

Beautiful moderately difficult hike through a mesmerizing forest. There is a beautiful family-friendly lookout more than halfway up the hike then an option to continue to the summit. A bit muddy with quite a few fallen trees on the path and many roots and rocks to navigate over, but the views along the hike, especially at the lookouts were spectacular and breathtaking!

on Myra Canyon Trail
2 days ago

Great