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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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A Wonderful Trek during Winter

The walk was easy to navigate, the climb steady, and the view spectacular. There was a slight breeze at the top, and the day was sunny. I would caution being on the top during... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
SAS_Allen
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London, United Kingdom

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The walk was easy to navigate, the climb steady, and the view spectacular. There was a slight breeze at the top, and the day was sunny. I would caution being on the top during foul weather.

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Canmore
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 28, 2016 via mobile

This hike is funny- I did it every Monday for two months just to get in shape for winter hiking. Great views at the top. Lots of people through the summer on the trail- lots of unprepared people. Although this is a day hike and only really takes a lazy 2 hours round trip for avid hikers- 3 hours for... More 

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Fayetteville, Arkansas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 23, 2016

We went on a day that it had been cloudy and lightly snowing, and the view was not near as pretty as it is on sunnier, clear days. I would absolutely recommend renting snow cleats, they make it well worth your hike.

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Thank Chasnie V
Canmore, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 14, 2016

A great hike for active families - steady climb to the top. You are rewarded with breathtaking views of the valley and Town of Canmore.

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Thank Tracye L
Calgary, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 12, 2016

Hiked up Ha-Ling peak this morning. Not a lot of snow yet but a big chunk of the pathway is covered in ice. Need your spikes. With the right gear and if you are in OK shape, this a very do-able hike. Please don't go up in running shoes. Spectacular view from the top.

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Calgary, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 23, 2016 via mobile

This one of the most popular hike in the Canmore area. There are gorgeous views from the top. It is a bit strenuous, but very rewarding. When descent check the Miner Peak at your left for great views of Ha Ling Peak.

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Calgary, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 23, 2016

Did this hike in late September, on a beautiful day to ensure we could enjoy the view. Lots of parking available, you begin the hike through the forest and eventually the trees thin out, and you find yourself at the top of the mountain. Really good hike, lots of folks on the trail, yet not overcrowded. It is a tough... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016

High up, with beautiful views. Bring comfortable shoes, water (there are no fountains)and snacks. Don't forget the camera. It took us about 2.5 hours up and 1.5 hours down, stopping occasionally. We are in reasonable shape, but no athletes. Make sure, you make enough time, so stop and take in the views.

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Calgary, Alberta
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 12, 2016 via mobile

Make sure you are in shape otherwise this hill climber and toe pounder will take you out. This goes straight up to a final cliffhanging lookout over the valley which is amazing. However there are no breaks, it is unrelenting upwards and gets scrambly towards the top which is awesome. We spent a half hour at the top and made... More 

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Vernon, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 1, 2016

After a short drive to the trail head, the hike to the top takes about 2 - 3 hours depending on your physical condition. Hiking poles would be an asset but not necessary (we forgot ours). The view at the top is breath taking not to mention windy. Take a small back pack for your lunch or misc. items and... More 

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