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Ha Ling Peak

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Address: Mount Lawrence Grass | Spray Lakes Road, Canmore, Alberta, Canada
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Beautiful and rewarding

Amazing view when you make it to the top. We were huffing and puffing, the adrenaline gets going on some of the more steep/slippery/scrambling places to walk up, but well worth... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
Carley_Ri
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Alberta, Canada
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Alberta, Canada
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14 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Amazing view when you make it to the top. We were huffing and puffing, the adrenaline gets going on some of the more steep/slippery/scrambling places to walk up, but well worth the view. Very busy this time of year but felt safe about that as I heard there had been bears around this area recently. Great Saturday workout if you... More 

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Thank Carley_Ri
London, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Be ready! To get to the trail mouth, you have to drive up a winding road (park at Goat Creek), and from there the entire hike is pretty much uphill. There were families with small children hiking it, but it was a bit of a struggle for me in a few places so I don't know if I'd recommend it... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

When you have reached the top, the views over Canmore are pretty awesome. Be prepared for a steep, hard walk.

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Thank Gaynor J
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

A fantastic hike! While not easy (it is almost entirely all sloped, quite majorly at times), this hike offers countless breathtaking views. My brother and I went all the way to the top of the mountain, although not everyone does because of the loose gravel. My advice is to keep going because the rocks become much easier to navigate once... More 

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Thank David J
Port Gibson, Ms
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This is not a hike for beginners. Many steep sections getting to the top. Once you get there, you have a great sense of accomplishment and a wonderful view.

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Thank LynnMoore50
Harwood Ontario
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This spot has so much going for it! Ha Ling is an impressive rock face overlooking turquoise waters and the town of Canmore down in the valley. Great vista views on a clear day. Although the one side of the peak is for serious climbers, you can hike to the summit on the other side. I make sure to go... More 

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Thank KellieBar
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is a bit of a stiff climb toward the top of the peak, but the views of Canmore and the valley beneath are worth every step!

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Thank MissJoRehr
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

For those fortunate enough who are in the area and moderately fit, Ha Ling Peak is a great time. If you love the outdoors, the mountain and all its glory, this is it. Caveat, I'm not really fit and not an avid outdoor guy. So this mountain trek did a few number on me, mostly my body the next day.... More 

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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Looming over Canmore, you can't miss Ha Ling Peak and it just invites you to give it a go! Be warned though, this is strenuous uphill hiking right from the off. You don't need any special gear though, just good walking boots and outdoor clothes ... and plenty of water if it is hot. (And even if it is hot... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's a steep climb, and a bit precarious (but fun!) at times. Loved it! We didn't have sticks, probably a lot easier.

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