The Whistler Train Wreck Trail, Whistler
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Take an interesting hike at The Whistler Train Wreck Trail, a route based around a mysterious derailed train crash thought to have occurred in the 1950s. Over the ensuing years, it was turned into an artful walking spot by the local community. The trail is typified by attractive verdant scenery and interesting, vibrant graffiti on the train cars. You'll find an excellent bike trail around the wreck trail, so bring your wheels if you’d prefer to see the route this way. The whole path is about 3 km (1.8 mi) and begins with views over Cheakamus River. Plan your The Whistler Train Wreck Trail visit and explore what else you can see and do in Whistler using our Whistler travel itinerary maker.
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  • I did the old trail once and it was easy and fun, but with the new suspension bridge access. whistler made this trail awesome with an old train wreck they knew could get lifted out. 20 mins in and 30 ...  more »
  • The story of the train wreck trail is cool. These train cars were derailed and because of the terrain they were left there to rot because it was too difficult to get them out, and besides, they were a...  more »
  • Great to see either in winter or summer. Make sure you are with someone that knows where they are going - particularly in winter as the snow can be quite deep. I would recommend going during the day o...  more »