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Vendors › Banff › Attractions & Tours › Hiking Trails › Ptarmigan Cirque

Ptarmigan Cirque

 
Kananaskis, Alberta

Description provided by Editors

(5 km/3.1 mi; moderate; Map A, 10E) Start at Highwood Pass on Hwy 40, 68 km/42 mi south of Hwy 1. The hike starts steep but soon levels off; it offers short access to high alpine meadows with impressive peaks all around, wildflowers mid summer and fossil finding opportunities in the rocky cirque.

Map to Ptarmigan Cirque