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Whirlpool Point West Side Trail is a 0.8 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Lake Louise, Alberta, Canada that features a river and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, nature trips, and bird watching and is best used from March until October. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

Length 0.8 mi Elevation gain 59 ft Route type Loop

Dogs on leash

Kid friendly

Hiking

Nature trips

Walking

Bird watching

Forest

River

Views

Wild flowers

Wildlife

Snow

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Raul del Villar
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better than the East loop

Rie G.
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Hiking

Easy walk along the river. Whirlpool and old cable car are neat to see. One beach along the river offered endless skipping rocks!

Dan Aarsen
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Hiking

beautiful spot that most people just drive by. worth the stop!

Rocky Cochrane
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Hiking

This trail actually leads to Alberta's oldest tree!!! 3000 year old Limber Pine. Located on the waters edge, at the point.

Nick Dunn
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First to Review

lovely spot

Ryan Reid
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Zack Lanes
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Brett Dupree
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Meghan Sankey
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Trisha Robertson
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Kylie Kotanko
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