Jasper – Overlander Trail

We are going to file this hike away for a later date. It was late in the day when we started a steep climb up from Highway 16 East of the Snaring Campground turnoff. Frankly, we did not know what we were getting into and we were already hot, sticky and tired. Nonetheless, we hiked up the steep trail for about a kilometer before agreeing it was not fun. Upon further research, this trail is apparently 15.5 km long and takes 5-6 hours to hike. If you start at the other end near 6th bridge on Maligne Canyon, the climb is not nearly so steep and you can turn back at any point.



2 thoughts on “Jasper – Overlander Trail

    1. I hear ya. With us, it is kinda like taking one last run down the ski hill at the end of the day when you know you shouldn’t. In the heat and bugs, not worth the effort, but, we will be back. Thanks for reading and your thoughts. Allan

      Liked by 1 person

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s