Best trails in Evan-Thomas Provincial Recreation Area

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Looking for a great trail in Evan-Thomas Provincial Recreation Area, Alberta? AllTrails has 23 great hiking trails, views trails, forest 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. Gearing up for a challenge? There are 17 hard trails in Evan-Thomas Provincial Recreation Area ranging from 3.4 to 16.7 miles and from 4,616 to 10,223 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
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#1 - Wasootch Ridge Trail
Evan-Thomas Provincial Recreation Area
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Length: 9.6 mi • Est. 7 h 5 m
As of April 2020, there are road closures to the trailheads. Remember proper gear when hiking during winter months. Show more
#2 - Ribbon Creek Trail to Ribbon Lake Trail
Evan-Thomas Provincial Recreation Area
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Length: 12.8 mi • Est. 7 h 22 m
The trail is not technical (except for the chains, which are not for the faint of heart) but it is a very long hike if you plan on doing it all in a day. The views are well worth the trek. It is recomShow more
#3 - Mount Allan via Centennial Ridge
Evan-Thomas Provincial Recreation Area
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Length: 9.8 mi • Est. 7 h 15 m
Centennial Ridge is closed from April 1st to June 21st every year to help protect sheep during mating and birthing season.Show more
#4 - Ribbon Creek, Kovach and Terrace Loop
Evan-Thomas Provincial Recreation Area
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Length: 3.5 mi • Est. 1 h 55 m
Ribbon Creek, Kovach and Terrace Loop is a 3.5 mile heavily trafficked loop trail located near Kananaskis Improvement, Alberta, Canada that features a waterfall and is good for all skill levels. The tShow more
#5 - Wasootch Peak via Kananaskis Peak Route
Evan-Thomas Provincial Recreation Area
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Length: 3.4 mi • Est. 3 h 15 m
Very steep trail with incredible views at the top. This trail can be very tricky if it’s raining, as it would be extremely muddy and slippery. Hiking poles highly recommended. Show more
#6 - Ribbon Falls
Evan-Thomas Provincial Recreation Area
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Length: 11.9 mi • Est. 6 h 17 m
Ribbon Falls is a 11.9 mile heavily trafficked out and back trail located near Kananaskis Improvement, Alberta, Canada that features a waterfall and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of Show more
#7 - Troll Falls Trail to Stoney Trail Loop
Evan-Thomas Provincial Recreation Area
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Length: 2.3 mi • Est. 1 h 21 m
Note: As of May 2020, this loop is open however Troll Falls is closed for construction. Show more
#8 - Bogart Tower via Ribbon Creek and Wind Mountain Trail
Evan-Thomas Provincial Recreation Area
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Length: 10.8 mi • Est. 6 h 37 m
Bogart Tower via Ribbon Creek and Wind Mountain Trail is a 10.8 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Canmore, Alberta, Canada that features a lake and is rated as difficult. TheShow more
#9 - The Wedge
Evan-Thomas Provincial Recreation Area
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Length: 4.5 mi • Est. 4 h 32 m
The Wedge is a 4.5 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Kananaskis Improvement, Alberta, Canada that features a lake and is rated as difficult. The trail is primarily used for hikinShow more
#10 - Hummingbird Plume Lookout via Skogan Pass
Evan-Thomas Provincial Recreation Area
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Length: 8.2 mi • Est. 5 h 2 m
Hummingbird Plume Lookout via Skogan Pass is a 8.2 mile lightly trafficked loop trail located near Kananaskis Improvement, Alberta, Canada that offers scenic views and is rated as difficult. The trailShow more
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