Ptarmigan Cirque Trail, Kananaskis Country

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  • This trail provides easy access to stunning views. At age 81 I am still able to do this hike - just a bit slower than before. Be aware that there are bears. I have not personally seen one there, but.....  more »
  • We were staying in Banff and drove one hour to get to this trailhead. The drive there was so beautiful, especially since the trees were in their fall colours and the mountains had a light dusting of....  more »
  • If you aren't afraid of getting eaten by a grizzly, this is an awesome place to go above and beyond
  • Well worth the drive. The trail is a little steep though flattens out at Trail stop 5. We saw a lot of wildlife on the road and side of the road. We even saw a grizzly with cubs. (Note don't stop on the highway to take pictures). We have done a lot of hikes this one was one of our favorites.
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