Description provided by Editors
There are many walking trails in the Hinton area. 17 km / 11 mi NE of Hinton along Emerson Creek Road is 1.5 km / 1 mi Canyon Creek Trail with canyon and plunging river scenery. 40 km / 24 mi farther is the Wild Sculpture Trail with mysterious hoodoos and scenic lakes. 20 km / 12 mi north of Hinton on Hwy 40 is Athabasca Tower, a forestry lookout with a spectacular view of the Rockies.