2508, 2019

Gray Creek Pass Summits, Purcell Mountains

Hiking, Sights|

North Summit - Trail Info The North Summit of the Gray Creek Pass is by far the more well-trodden of the two peaks, with a well-defined trail and views that include Crawford Bay, Kootenay Lake, Kokanee Glacier, Mt. Loki, and the South Summit. The trail begins by ascending up [...]

1010, 2018

East Shore, Kootenay Lake BC

Boating, Camping, Sights|

The East Shore of Kootenay Lake has many great spots to hit the beach in the summer time and most are only a 30-60 minute drive away from Creston. As the closest large lake to Creston, it is the go-to spot for many locals and has many attractions in addition [...]

1412, 2017

Bridal Lake Trail, Stagleap Provincial Park

Hiking, Snowshoeing|

DIFFICULTY Easy DISTANCE (ONE-WAY) 500m TIME (ONE-WAY) ~30min ELEVATION GAIN 10m ACCESS From Creston 30 minutes on Hwy 3 heading east towards Salmo, on the top of the Salmo-Creston Pass Bridal Lake, located at the top of the Salmo-Creston Pass, is a favorite for many locals [...]

309, 2017

Conrad Kain Trail, Bugaboo Provincial Park

Hiking, Sights|

DIFFICULTY Challenging LENGTH (ONE-WAY) 5km to Conrad Kain Hut. 6km to Applebee Dome. TIME (ONE-WAY) ~2hrs to Conrad Kain Hut. ~2.75hrs to Applebee Dome ELEVATION GAIN 700m to Conrad Kain Hut. 925m to Applebee Dome NEAREST CAMPING Bugaboo-Septet Rec Site ACCESS High-clearance vehicle recommended. Between Golden and Radium [...]

1208, 2017

Alderson-Carthew Trail, Waterton National Park AB


DIFFICULTY Challenging DISTANCE (ONE-WAY) 18.5km TIME (ONE-WAY) 6-8 Hours ELEVATION GAIN 1270m ACCESS From Creston Starting at the Crowsnest Pass take the highway east to Pincher Creek where you'll turn south on Highway 6. Go past Twin Butte and enter Waterton National Park. Once in to the park [...]

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