Yamnuska (Mt. Laurie) is a moderate scramble with unique elements that make it a very fun and popular hike. Highlights are an exciting walk along the ledge of a cliff assisted by a chain, a great scree slope for the descent, and a spectacular view of both the mountains and prairies. Check out the video of our adventure hiking Yamnuska here!
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Hiking Yamnuska – Adventure Statistics
Time Required: 3-4 Hours
Location: 65 km west of Calgary off of Hwy 1A
Distance: 10.5 km round trip
Highest Elevation: 2240 m
Elevation Gain: 900 m
Difficulty: 7/10 – Route finding, rapid elevation gain, and basic scrambling.
Season: June to mid-October
Additional Requirements: N/A