Amiskwi Trail Cross Country Skiing

The 32nd most popular XC Ski in British Columbia.

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East of Golden and northwest of Lake Louise, the Amiskwi Trail follows the Amiskwi River 35.5 km up to Amiskwi Pass and the Amiski Lodge. The cross country ski trail starts at the Natural Bridge parking area near the Field Visitor Centre.

Overall, Amiskwi Trail is the 32nd most popular cross country ski area of all 56 Nordic ski destinations in British Columbia. Several of the better cross country ski trails are nearby Amiskwi Trail including Emerald Lake Loop Trails, Lake O'Hara Trail, Yoho Valley, Ottertail Trail, Wapta Falls and Ice River Trail.

Amiskwi Trail Cross Country Skiing Map



Local Contact(s):  Yoho National Park (250) 343-6783; BC Visitors (800) 435-5622; Canadian Tourism (800) 577-2266; Canadian Explorer Guides (888) 238-8000; Avalanche Update (250) 837-6867; Emerald Lake Sports (250) 343-6000.

Recommended Book:  "Basic Cross-Country Skiing" from J Scott McGee

Best Season:  Jan. - Apr.

Average Difficulty:  Difficult

Base Camp:  Kicking Horse Lodge, Field (250) 343-6303; Amiskwi Lodge (403) 678-1800

Luxury Loding:  Lake O Hara Lodge (604) 343-6418; Emerald Lake Lodge (800) 663-6336

Breakfast Restaurant:  Emerald Lake Lodge; CP Rail Cafe, Field

Reference Source:  click here

Date Published:  12/26/2015

Date Updated:  7/19/2016

ID:  7088

Amiskwi Trail Cross Country Skiing Map