Ha Ling Peak, Canmore

4.8
#3 of 7 in Nature in Canmore
Mountain · Hidden Gem · Nature / Park
Climb over 700 m (2,296 ft) to take in the incredible views of Bow River Valley from Ha Ling Peak. The peak takes its name from a cook working for the Canadian Pacific Railway who, in 1896, climbed to the summit in record time. With various trails on offer, you can choose whether to hike, climb, or scramble to the peak to enjoy the panoramic vistas. When you leave the tree-shaded area, the path to the top becomes loose rock, so wear appropriate footwear. Put Ha Ling Peak and other Canmore attractions into our Canmore trip planning site, and watch your holiday take shape.
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  • Hiked up to the summit with my kids recently. The trail was very busy in the afternoon, as we descended. The trail is in excellent condition, with some apparently recent upgrades of wooden stairs...  more »
  • Did this with family a few years back and it was wonderful. Manageable paths and lots of people going up and down so you always felt okay if something was to happen  more »
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  • What a gorgeous adventure!! Definitely a workout but perfect for a shorter day-hike. The views are insane and so close to Canmore which is great. We went up in the middle of July to watch the sunset and came down at night. Make sure you have flashlights, bear spray, and make lots of noise! Also bring lots of water!! (Photos by Candice Marie Photography)
  • Great hike! We didn't make it to the very top because of wind but made it high enough to get a great view of Canmore. It is difficult all the way up and it requires some level of physical fitness. The view is totally worth it!
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