Wedge Pond Trail

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Very Easy
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1.0 km
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33 m
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Directions to Trailhead

Hiking the Wedge Pond trail is as relaxed as things get in Kananaskis. The 1km trail wraps around the shore of Wedge Pond from the day-use area. It is a great way to explore the area when stopping for a rest or planning a half day of activities in the region .

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Route Description for Wedge Pond Trail

The trail around Wedge Pond is clearly visible from the day-use area and can be hiked either clockwise or counterclockwise. It is short at 1.0 km, so it is great for groups with young children or people with mobility restraints. Enjoy the pleasant stroll around the lake, and be sure to pack a lunch to picnic at the day-use area.

Getting to the Wedge Pond Trail Trailhead

From the junction with the Trans Canada Highway, travel southbound on Highway 40 for 28.0 km before turning right into the Wedge Pond day-use area.

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