Abraham Lake

The magnificent Abraham Lake!!! Although technically its man made, this glacier lake is one of the largest lakes in Alberta, its rich blue colour is simply breathetaking and I'm afraid pictures never do it justice! The good thing about this lake and area - pretty much every hike, climb, camp - you're going to have... Continue Reading →

Malign Lake

The beautiful and never disappointing Malign Lake!!!!! This stunning lake offers lodging, fine dining, camping, dinner cruises and an all around great place to check out! It takes about an hour to drive from Jasper, due to the windy roads and traffic congestion sometimes, but I think its worth the trip. There are lots of... Continue Reading →

Penhold to For Normandeau

This is my favourite stretch for kayaking, its not busy, you can hear the birds chirping, watch the fish jumping (catch the fish jumping!) the waters are fairly calm with a couple class 1-2 rapids depending on the water levels. It takes about 4-5 hours depending how much your paddling and the waters current of... Continue Reading →

Interlakes Campground

This is a great campground but super popular!! Its located between Upper and Lower Kananaskis with one of the only campgrounds in Kananaskis (other than backcountry) that you can get a spot next to the water! The sites are available for reservation, but the weekends will book pretty fast. But if you go on a... Continue Reading →

Gleniffer Lake

Gleniffer is a nice big lake, the has beaches when the water is low, and lots of free space to roam and find your own place to activity! The lake is pretty busy with boaters come the weekend, but not as busy as Sylvan Lake, which is nice. The water is clear and clean! So... Continue Reading →

Fish Lake Campground

Fish lake is popular campground just outside of Nordegg. The convenient location and lake front campsites make it an execellent place to spend your weekend. But if you don't have a reserved spot, and are planning "winging it" after 5pm on friday... you might not get a spot. I recommended going on Sunday-Thursday if possible, or... Continue Reading →

Upper Kananaskis Lake (easy)

Easy 16km 5-7 hours Elevation Gain: -100m Summer, Fall, Spring, Winter (snowshoe parts) This lake has so much to offer there's more to do that just hike!! Its the home of my favourite campsite (point campground), it has beautiful cut throat trout, an amazing waterfall with a walk over bridge, kayak/canoeing in the bay! The... Continue Reading →

Jackfish Lake

Nature is calling.... you best head to Jackfish Lake. This little lake not the east side of nordegg doesn't offer  beautiful mountain views, it doesn't take a long time to make it across the lake. BUT if you get there on a day where theres little to no wind! Be prepared for an awesome experience!... Continue Reading →

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