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International Peace Park Hike

Waterton Lakes National Park, Alberta, Canada
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Would do it again in a heartbeat!

Our family took this hike in late June. The hike was moderate with some elevation gain. A few of... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Heather F
Waterfall easily seen from the road

Spectacular waterfall on the road out from Waterton village towards Upper Waterton lake and Bertha... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jan-OlofO
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Waterton Lakes National Park, Alberta, Canada
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Reviewed yesterday

Our family took this hike in late June. The hike was moderate with some elevation gain. A few of us hikers had trouble with shortness of breath on the uphill sections, but we stopped and rested as needed - the hike wasn't rushed. There were...More

Thank Heather F
Reviewed 1 week ago

Spectacular waterfall on the road out from Waterton village towards Upper Waterton lake and Bertha lake. Easily and well worth seeing!

Thank Jan-OlofO
Reviewed 19 June 2017

Brought my elder grandma to the falls after a suggestion from someone else in our group. She never seen falls so big before. There is a hike you can do, to go up towards the top. We just stayed on the main elevation and let...More

1  Thank MsKerriZ
Reviewed 15 April 2017

This day hike is led by Canadian and U.S. park rangers 2x a week during the summer, and is very informative. You have to purchase the one way ferry ticket in advance. Passports are required.

2  Thank JJawandering
Reviewed 12 November 2016

Hike on the right side of the falls so youd see where the water is coming from but beware grizzly besr on the loose

Thank fayblife
Reviewed 7 October 2016

Canada and USA share vast lakes, mountains, borders and nowhere captures the peaceful spirit than the Waterton Peace Park. Must See.

1  Thank sateeshl2016
Reviewed 27 September 2016

It is an 8 mile hike with not much elevation gain along the shore of the lake. You are lead by a Ranger from the NPS and a Canadian Ranger. You actually see where the boarder of the two countries divides the park. Great hike...More

2  Thank Tim D D
Reviewed 31 August 2016

The International Peace Park Hike follows along the west side of Upper Waterton Lake from the Waterton townsite to Goat Haunt in Glacier Park, Montana. As this hike does cross the international boundary, you are required to present a passport or other documents to US...More

2  Thank Bob_White22
Reviewed 13 August 2016

I have to admit that we signed up for the ranger-led hike, but I backed out of it at the last minute. I feared that it would be too slow or boring. Or worse yet, the participants wouldn't be physically up to the challenge. Instead,...More

1  Thank dfries10
Reviewed 2 August 2016

I do it every time I go to waterton. It is 5 miles by air but 8.5 miles on the trail. The CDN side is quite up hill but once you reach the USA border it flattens out more. There are a few interesting points...More

3  Thank awayIgo2travel
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