Distance 9.6 km return or loop, height gain 603 m, moderately strenuous
The four hills east of Johnson/Timber Col give easy pleasant walking as far as top no. 2 where inexperienced walkers should turn back. Anyone doing the loop over tops 3 and 4 back to Johnson Creek may encounter problems in route finding. Scrambling is optional.
Start: Johnson Creek designated random camping area, 4.5 km west of Willow Creek bridge at the north fork.
Difficulty: Good trails, but you have to ford Johnson Creek.
  • View of horseshoe from the ascent ridge.

Please refer to the trail description in the guidebook, especially for unofficial, off-trail hikes.
Kananaskis Country Trail Guide Volume 5 Trail #76

Trail start: Johnson Creek Hills 50.2247N, -114.40227W

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Last updated Sep 2, 2016