Johnston Canyon Trail to Upper Falls

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Johnston Canyon Trail to Upper Falls is a 5.0 kilometer out and back trail located near Massive, Alberta, Canada that features a waterfall and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a number of activity options and is accessible year-round. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

DISTANCE
5 km
ELEVATION GAIN
390 m
ROUTE TYPE
Out & Back

dogs on leash

kid friendly

birding

hiking

nature trips

snowshoeing

walking

forest

views

waterfall

wildlife

With over one million visitors per year Johnston Canyon is one of the most popular tourist attractions in all of Banff National Park. The lower falls is very powerful and can be approached via footbridge and pedestrian tunnel, while the upper falls is highest and can be taken from a platform at the base or top of the falls.

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Nice trail, with some great views of the falls. No gear needed.

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15 days ago

Another gem! Capture moments close to nature and best part family with kids and grand pa grand ma friendly!

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24 days ago

Great hike with some beautiful stop points!

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29 days ago

Easy quick hike good for kids, get there early to avoid all the people.

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