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Sulphur Skyline Trail

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Address: Jasper National Park, Alberta, Canada
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We went on this trail as early as we could, there wasn't much traffic going up it and the views at the top are so beautiful. The way back down was busier and I can understand... read more

Reviewed 17 March 2017
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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

We went on this trail as early as we could, there wasn't much traffic going up it and the views at the top are so beautiful. The way back down was busier and I can understand why. We treated ourselves to the hot springs at the bottom and it was so lush. It was one of the bigger hot springs... More 

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Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

Views = Amazing Hike= moderate , steep at times but with the right hiking buddy you can do it in flash hiked up in hour 20 mins . September we were there with school trip so kids screaming running down the trail and going off the path was unfortunate but weather wise was perfect hiking weather needed hat and mots... More 

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Columbia, Maryland
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Reviewed 29 October 2016

Can’t say enough about this rewarding hike – one of the most memorable of our trip. Directions: Take the Yellowhead highway, AB-16, about 24 miles north of Jasper. Turn right onto Miette Hot Springs Rd. and drive about 10 miles to the springs parking lot located on the left just after the resort buildings. It’s about a 40 minute drive.... More 

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Reviewed 6 October 2016

the trail is steep right on the get go, stretch and take lots of water and a couple snacks with you.. The views are amazing.

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Thank Amie S
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45 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

We found the terrain of the walk fairly similar to bald hills but a little steeper. The final top bit is steep and more challenging but worth the amazing view at the top. The weather can change quickly and we had snow up their and it became cold quickly so be prepared, but it didn't settle. Other walkers saw a... More 

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Charlottetown, Canada
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Reviewed 19 September 2016

Nice moderate hike. You can stop below the summit and get great views but most continue on. Hike to the summit is steep with some scree. Take your time and you'll be fine. Leave the flip flops at home and go for a proper boot. Views from the top are great as you see wilderness not any towns at all.... More 

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LaSalle, Canada
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Reviewed 13 September 2016

wow! The view from the gondola is the most amazing experience and once you've reached the summit its another world all together . I can't begin to tell you how wonderful the view is from the summit and so so peaceful ...take the time to appreciate every moment while your up there :) it's a must see at least once... More 

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Kansas City
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Reviewed 2 September 2016

My husband and I did this hike at the end of August- both of us really enjoyed it- even though it was pretty cloudy and you couldn't see as much as you could when it was clear. The trail was much steeper than I anticipated, but got used to it about 20 minutes in. Would recommend bringing sunscreen and several... More 

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Thank Ashley B
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Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

Easy hike, I think that everyone can do this hike when they're in ok shape. The view is amazing! I took my sister who never hike up a mountain before and she could do it easily! It's a nice steady incline hike, when you get above the tree line it get a little steeper. Don't forget the to bring mosquito... More 

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Edmonton, Canada
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Reviewed 28 August 2016

This is my favourite half-day hike in the Canadian Rockies—and I’ve done a lot of them. It’s perfect for determined youngsters, active seniors, and everyone in between. Less experienced hikers may find the climb a bit arduous (the 700 m elevation gain makes it feel at times like a 90-minute stairmaster) but the payoff-to-effort ratio is unsurpassed. As long as... More 

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