Summer is the perfect time to get active and go for hikes around Edmonton! Lace up your hiking boots, pack some water and tasty snacks and explore these epic hiking trails in the area.
North Saskatchewan River Loop Trail
The North Saskatchewan River Loop Trail is a partially-paved, dog-friendly and easy-to-hike trail. It's suitable for your whole family to enjoy, yet memorable for hikers of all abilities. It loops around the beautiful North Saskatchewan River, letting you enjoy both banks along the way.
Mill Creek Ravine Trail
Mill Creek Ravine Trail is a beautiful and easy hiking trail with a mix of paved and unpaved paths. It winds towards the North Saskatchewan River, where it interconnects with other trails nearby.
Mactaggart Sanctuary Path
Mactaggart Sanctuary Path is a somewhat difficult hike that can be a bit muddy along the way. If you love animals, it's a great hike for spotting deer and birds.
Whitemud Creek Trail
Whitemud Creek Trail is a beautiful and easy trail that's great for all skill levels. It's a great trail for birdwatching and dog walking.
William Hawrelak Park Riverside Walk
William Hawrelak Park Riverside Walk is a moderately challenging, but worthwhile, hike. The challenge is due to elevation changes and uneven ground, so wear appropriate hiking shoes and consider bringing hiking poles if you have some. It features dense wooded areas and stunning views of the North Saskatchewan River.
We hope you take time to hike along these amazing trails in the Edmonton area! It's a fantastic way to stay active and enjoy the great outdoors this summer.