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Day Hikes from Shadow Lake Lodge

The forest and river scenery you'll experience along the Redearth Creek access trail leading to Shadow Lake Lodge provides a taste of the wonders you'll enjoy on day hikes leading from the lodge itself.

While at Shadow Lake Lodge, guests sign out for their day hike, including details of which trail they are taking and what time they expect to return.

You can request a Gemtrek map be mailed to you while booking your stay.

Shadow Lakeshore Trail

Shadow Lake Banff National Park

Rating: Easy
Distance: 3km
Elevation gain: Negligible
Allow: 1 to 2 hours return

Waterfalls / Amphitheatre

Shadow Lake Lodge - Amphitheatre and Waterfall hike

Rating: Easy
Distance: 5.5km
Elevation gain: 230m
Allow: 3 – 3.5 hours return

Gibbon Pass

Shadow Lake Lodge hiking - GIbbon Pass

Rating: Moderate
Distance: 3.1km
Elevation gain: 460m
Allow: 3 – 4 hours return

Little Copper

Rating: Moderate to Strenuous
Distance: 4.6km
Elevation gain: 480m
Allow: 2.5 hours return

Twin Lakes

Rating: Moderate
Distance: 6.9 km
Elevation gain: 245m
Allow: 2 hours return

Ball Pass

Rating: Moderate
Distance: 8km one way
Elevation gain: 370m
Allow: 5 to 6 hours return

Haiduk Lake

Rating: Moderate
Distance: 8.1 km
Elevation gain: 230m
Allow: 5 hours return

Whistling Pass

Rating: Moderate to Strenuous
Distance: 14.7 km
Elevation gain: 460 m
Allow: 4 to 5.5 hours return

Egypt Lake Loop

Rating: Strenuous
Distance: 25.9 km
Elevation gain: 565 m
Allow: 9 hours return