Best trails in Canada

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Ready to check out the best trails in Canada? AllTrails has 8,812 great hiking trails, running trails, mountain biking trails and more, with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers, and nature lovers like you. Whether you're looking for the best trails in Banff National Park or Yoho National Park or for trails in Alberta, British Columbia or Newfoundland and Labrador - we've got you covered. If you're looking for great state park trails check out Canmore Nordic Centre Provincial Park in Alberta or Joffre Lakes Provincial Park in British Columbia. Or for some great local park options, check out Stawamus Chief Park near Squamish, British Columbia or Parc de la Gatineau near , Quebec. Just looking to take a quick stroll? We've got 4,182 easy trails in Canada ranging from 1 to 313.7 km and from 0 to 2,667 meters above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
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#1 - Plain of the Six Glaciers Trail
Banff National Park
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Length: 14.6 km • Est. 4 h 58 m
From the Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise, follow the lake shore to the back of the valley. Stop at the teahouse for a cup of tea and watch for mountain goats and glaciers.Show more
#2 - Johnston Canyon to Ink Pots
Banff National Park
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Length: 11.7 km • Est. 4 h 17 m
Great views and a really unique walk up to the falls along the canyon on a well kept trail. Be aware that the trail is narrow at times and can be extremely busy. It is best to get here super early aShow more
#3 - Lake Agnes Trail
Banff National Park
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Length: 7.6 km • Est. 2 h 51 m
The Lake Agnes Trail is an accessible and relatively short hike up to the Lake Agnes Tea House which was built by the Canadian Pacific Railway in 1901 as a refuge for hikers. The trail has an elevatioShow more
#4 - Upper Grassi Lakes Trail Loop
Canmore Nordic Centre Provincial Park
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Length: 4.3 km • Est. 1 h 36 m
Upper Grassi Lakes may seasonally have icy conditions - it's recommended to have footwear with traction. Additionally, parts of Grassi Lakes Trail may be closed. Please refer to the park page for updaShow more
#5 - Sentinel Pass via Larch Valley Trail
Banff National Park
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Length: 10.9 km • Est. 4 h 30 m
NOTE: The parking lot at Moraine Lake fills up early in the morning. Once it fills up, Parks Canada closes the road and makes people utilize the shuttle to reach the lake. Show more
#6 - Tunnel Mountain Trail
Banff National Park
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Length: 4.5 km • Est. 1 h 43 m
Tunnel Mountain is a short hike to an amazing viewpoint on top of the mountain overlooking the town of Banff and surrounding scenery. The trail begins from Tunnel Mountain Drive in Banff. It follows aShow more
#7 - Moraine Lake Rockpile Trail
Banff National Park
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Length: 0.8 km • Est. 13 m
Note: As of May 13th, 2019, there are reports of closures on this trail. Please check with Banff National Park before proceeding. This trail is popular and is heavily trafficked. Arrive early for parkShow more
#8 - Sulphur Mountain Trail
Banff National Park
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Length: 10.1 km • Est. 4 h 11 m
Sulphur Mountain Trail is an alpine switchback pathway which leads to the summit ridge of Sulphur Mountain. The mountain is based in Banff National Park in the Canadian Rockies and overlooks the smallShow more
#9 - Sarrail Ridge via Rawson Lake Trail
Peter Lougheed Provincial Park
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Length: 11.3 km • Est. 5 h 11 m
Note: Parts of this trail can be closed due to bear activity during the summer months. In winter, this trail is considered backcountry and an avalanche hazard exists. Please exercise caution and refShow more
#10 - Johnston Canyon Trail to Upper Falls
Banff National Park
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Length: 5.0 km • Est. 1 h 46 m
Please note: Although this trail is open for recreation, visitors are not allowed to drive or park in the area due to COVID-19 concerns. Hikers must either walk or ride a bike to trailheads. Please chShow more
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