Johnston Canyon to the Inkpots

Enjoy this full day hike, explore a narrow canyon and see how water in its many forms has shaped the mountains over time. After reaching the back of the canyon, go further to the ink pots, a great day out covering 11.6 km with 315 m elevation gain and loss. This hike is perfect for couples, families and friends. Minimum age: 13. Youth should be accompanied by a guardian.
* Duration: 6 hours
* Starts: Improvement District No. 9, Canada
* Trip Category: Outdoor Activities >> Hiking & Camping




Enjoy this full day hike, explore a narrow canyon and see how water in its many forms has shaped the mountains over time. After reaching the back of the canyon, go further to the ink pots, a great day out covering 11.6 km with 315 m elevation gain and loss. This hike is perfect for couples, families and friends. Minimum age: 13. Youth should be accompanied by a guardian.

Itinerary

Hike through one of the most iconic canyon’s in the Canadian Rockies, enjoy waterfalls, great mountain vistas enroute to the famed ink pots. In summer feel the spray of water from the falls, in winter enjoy interesting ice formations, and maybe see ice climbers too!