Beautiful Johnston Canyon In Banff National Park Is A Hiking Paradise

Johnston Canyon trailJohnston Canyon is one of the most popular hiking destinations in Banff National Park. It is quite an easy day hike which makes it perfect for families and people of almost any fitness level and age. The beautiful Johnston Canyon can be accessed in every season, even in the winter which presents a unique frozen scenery.
Distances and Hiking Times:

  • Time to reach lower falls 30 minutes, 1.1 km one way, elevation gain of 30 meters.
  • Time to reach upper falls, one hour , 2.6 km’s one way, elevation gain of 120 meters.
  • Return trip going to both lower and upper falls allow 2 to 2.5 hours.
  • The scenery is beautiful from the very beginning, as you start walking from the parking lot, with the creek that provides numerous small rapids and falls …Johnston Canyon rapids

    Johnston CanyonThe Lower Falls provide the first real reward after the very pleasant hike.Johnston Canyon Lower FallsMore pictures on the next page:

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