Kimpton Creek Trail

MODERATE 9 reviews
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Kimpton Creek Trail is a 10.1 kilometer lightly trafficked out and back trail located near East Kootenay G, British Columbia, Canada that features a river and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking and walking and is best used from June until September. Dogs are also able to use this trail.

Distance: 10.1 km Elevation Gain: 508 m Route Type: Out & Back

dog friendly







over grown
4 months ago

2 people, 2 dogs and a thunderstorm. Path was easy to follow but narrow so got extra wet as our legs brushed all the vegetation. 1 area at the beginning for dogs to play in the creek and a few points along the way to view the adjoining mountain.

Thu Oct 11 2018

Trail following a creek for few kilometres and continue in the mountains. Was icy in the middle of October

Thu Jun 21 2018

When we were starting we saw another gentleman who asked if we were ‘out for a walk today.’ I wondered why he said ‘walk’ instead of ‘hike’ until we finished the trail. While it’s not bad, it really is more of a walk and the trail is a bit overgrown. We took our 8 month old son in a backpack carrier and our dog. It served the purpose of getting out and it definitely wasn’t too difficult for our first ‘hike’ with a baby so it was good for us. Overall, if you want something that’s fairly straight forward, very few incline areas yet still pretty then this is great. It’s long enough that you can spend a few hours in an afternoon but not too long that you really need to prepare much. We spent 3.5 hours total there and back including probably 30-45 minutes stopping to deal with an overtired baby.

Wed Jun 20 2018

You walk along an overgrown path until you reach a sign that says you are at the end. Then you turn around. That's it. No views.

3 months ago

Sat Jun 16 2018

Wed May 23 2018

Tue Oct 03 2017

Fri Sep 11 2015

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