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Grotto Canyon, Canmore

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  • Hiking the canyon in the winter is a fantastic experience especially when you are greeted by the falls. I suggest you get ice cleats to make walking on the creek easier but you can do it without.  more »
  • This was a first time experience for the family and one we will definitely do again! The scenery was beautiful. We did wear our ice cleats which made walking on the creek more enjoyable and we felt se...  more »
  • A beautiful spot off the beaten trail. Best time to go is mid winter when the ice is frozen solid. I wouldn't pay for a tour if you have your own ice cleats (a must). Its a great little hike with towe...  more »
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  • Trail is washed out badly and is a lot more difficult than the brouchers tell you. Not too long of a hike but a challenging scramble over the dry Creek bed.
  • Good family hike from here. Beginning is less scenic on account of the various mineral processing facilities nearby.
  • Fun place, wear some good support shoes or mountain climbing shoes
  • Grotto Pond is stocked with trout. It is super small but I caught a trout so it wasn't that bad
  • Amazing trails.