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Stopped by here enroute to the museum. Had a great walk despite the windy conditions. Lots of... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Crail, United Kingdom
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We never got to see the Grand Canyon in the US, so it was a great experience to view the canyons... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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Highway 838 | 13408 129 Ave., Drumheller, Alberta T5L 3K4, Canada
+1 780-200-1053
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped by here enroute to the museum. Had a great walk despite the windy conditions. Lots of gophers, was hilarious watching them pop up and down the holes. Very good views all around and plenty of info on the board.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We never got to see the Grand Canyon in the US, so it was a great experience to view the canyons outside Calgary. Even had a picnic at one.

Thank Susan S
Reviewed October 27, 2018

My cousin and I went here with our dogs in a warm sunny day! The weather was really good and we had mini hikings up the canyons. Our only regret is not taking with us enough water, because we were really thirsty when we went...More

Thank ctdninja
Reviewed October 22, 2018 via mobile

We loved visiting here and hiked 1/2 way down to the river. Just so fascinating, with incredible wide 'sky' vistas. Saw a wee prairie dog...he was busy making holes!

Thank shonas804
Reviewed September 23, 2018

This is another stop on the scenic drive to/from Drumheller. There is plenty of parking however it would be helpful if the signage was better so you knew the best way to walk down to the base of the canyon.

Thank alannsarah
Reviewed September 22, 2018 via mobile

Although it had snowed overnight, we still ventured to the canyon. Incredible views over huge areas below. Interpretive signs indicated this was a great spot of the past to see stray horses disappear, only to reappear with a different brand in the future, lending to...More

Thank 565gordonb
Reviewed September 15, 2018 via mobile

Horsethief Canyon is definitely worth the stop if you're travelling through Drumheller! What a gorgeous scenic view! Although we weren't able to go down into the trails, they definitely looked interesting. You won't regret it!

Thank danniedee21
Reviewed September 13, 2018

Magnificent landscape but badly needs a formal trail to stop people wandering anywhere and everywhere.No facilities of any kind. Plenty of prairie dogs in the viewing area. We walked down into one of the canyons but no formal trails so be careful.

Thank Les B
Reviewed September 12, 2018

Incredible views! Part of the loop in our driving tour of the area while we were in Drumheller! Stop at the Information Center for a map and advice and don't forget to climb the 104 stairs into the worlds largest dinosaur to take in that...More

Thank Gail W
Reviewed September 10, 2018

Great views of the canyon with steep trails into the lower areas. There are multiple (nocturnal) snake holes in the viewing areas. Beautiful place for photos!

Thank MsFudd
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July 13, 2018|
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Response from ashianah | Reviewed this property |
There were no markings for hiking.
Danielle L
June 1, 2017|
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Response from Vern A | Reviewed this property |
Yes you could hike for a full day. There are no defined trails though.
January 24, 2017|
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Response from Vern A | Reviewed this property |
It's absolutely one of the most spectacular views you'll ever find. My wife and I frequently go out there late at night to look at the stars. The air is so clear you think you're on top of the world. It's definitely worth... More