PENSTOCK SNOWSHOE LOOP
Distance 4.7 km return, height gain 40 m, easy
A forested loop that takes in some interesting historical features such as the Pocaterra Dam Penstock and the Kent Creek sluiceway, and provides nice views of the Opal Range.
Start: Canyon day use area parking
Difficulty: Easy snowshoeing on good trails.
Note: For a longer trip you can start from the Peter Lougheed Visitor Information Centre on the marked Canyon snowshoe trail. This will add 3.4 km and about 30 m of elevation gain.
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Please refer to the trail description in the guidebook, especially for unofficial, off-trail hikes.
This trail is in Andrew Nugara's Beginners Guide to Snowshoeing

Trailhead: Canyon 50.688479N, -115.132678W

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Last updated Dec 4, 2016