A 3 day trip in a beautiful remote area near and in Banff national Park.

Statistics

1

day +

2,427

m

2,375

m

19

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Difficulty

FATMAP difficulty grade

Moderate

Description

Up Owen creek to Michelle lakes on the first night.

Second night to Pinto lake over 2 passes.

3rd day find horse trail (follow gpx track) to gain Sunset pass and down to the Icefields parkway. the horse trail from pinto lake to sunset pass is not where shown on the NTS map.

We had to wander a while to find it.

Folks talk about some steep gully leading to sunset pass but there is a horse trail! you will know when you are on itl