Best Horseback Riding Trails in Canada

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on Crandell Lake Trail
3 days ago

walking

Disappointing but a ✔️ off the list

on hardy rd trail
4 days ago

mountain biking

Really Easy but gets rough in some spots but not to bad

on Hilton Falls Trail
4 days ago

Awesome place but 4 star because you must pay to see nature.

on Helen Lake Trail
4 days ago

hiking

Good views on the lake and on the top of the ridge. We can see also Bow Lake in the middle of the trail. Easy hike with rewarding views.

on Alberni Valley Lookout Tr...
8 days ago

off road driving

Superb view at the top. Decent trail. High clearance 4x4 required in some places

on Helen Lake Trail
8 days ago

My first hike out in the parks. Loved the views of the mountains once you get near Lake Helen - which itself was lackluster. Despite that the views throughout were breathtaking. Oh, watch out for the grizzly around the hike up, I had to scare it off a few times before it left me alone. Bring the bear spray 110%

on Plain of the Six Glaciers...
8 days ago

The views are great but boy was it ever busy with traffic. I made the most of it and chatted with nearby groups and we were lucky enough to witness an avalanche right across the Tea house.

on Helen Lake Trail
8 days ago

One of the best hikes of the year ! Do not limit yourself to Helen Lake. Move onwards and upwards to Dolomite Pass where the real views are beyond words. We actually hiked 35 k this day and it was worth ever step.

on Emerald Lake Trail
9 days ago

Did not do the whole trail but did walk on the NW side of the lake, Gorgeous views!

on Plain of the Six Glaciers...
9 days ago

hiking

We came down the trail from the big beehive. Beautiful hike. Enjoyed the family time. Quite a few people.

on Plain of the Six Glaciers...
10 days ago

hiking

The views were absolutely stunning. The hike itself was easier than advertised. The only drawback was the number of people on the trail. A snack at the Tea House at the top of the trail was enjoyable. This is a good family hike for people of all skill levels.

on Plain of the Six Glaciers...
10 days ago

An unforgettable hike with outstanding views all the way up !

on Plain of the Six Glaciers...
11 days ago

hiking

Beautiful views on a moderate trail. A great tea house 3/4 of the way up. Definitely a great trail rain or shine.

on Plain of the Six Glaciers Trail
12 days ago

hiking

Very well maintained trail with beautiful views throughout. This trail would have 5 stars if it weren't for the people! We started at 8:30am and there were already people everywhere! Parking would be a nightmare for anyone starting this trail after 8:30am on a Saturday. We did the Plain of 6 Glaciers and combined it with the Beehive/Lake Agnes Teahouse. Gorgeous views of glaciers, Lake Louise and Lake Agnes. Would definitely do this again but would start earlier or much much later!

on Plain of the Six Glaciers...
18 days ago

hiking

Quite crowded hike. To have it more quiet, begin or quite late, and you will have no one one your way back, especially if you take the loop via Lake Agnes.

on Emerald Lake Trail
18 days ago

hiking

I advise you to quickly move from crowded sides of the lake to catch an breathtaking view from the yoho Valley pass! The trail begins very flat and gets steeper the more you reach the pass

on Helen Lake Trail
21 days ago

hiking

Helen Lake itself is a bit of a disappointment, though the path up is beautiful once you emerge from the woods. The highlight for us was continuing on past the lake to Dolomite Pass where you get an amazing view of the valley you just traversed, including Helen Lake below. The other option as you pass Helen is Cirque Peak (for Cirque you bear left at a split past the lake while for Dolomite Pass you bear right) which looks intense (steep scramble) but spectacular.