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#6-day-hike-–-alpine-circuit,-lake-o’hara,-canada

One of our top 10 day hikes in the world.

Why?

Many feel this is the most beautiful of the Canadian Rockies trails.

  • Yoho National Park in British Columbia near Banff, Alberta.
  • mid-June through the end of September (start and end dates vary) for example, bus operated for hikers and campers from June 19 to October 4, 2018
  • 11.6 km
  • perhaps 9 hours
  • perhaps 900 photos ????
  • highest point 2528 m
  • elevation gain 1012 m

World → N AmericaRockies , O'Hara

For details click over to our Alpine Circuit, Lake O'Hara information page.

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#4-day-hike-–-laguna-de-los-tres,-argentina

One of our top 10 day hikes in the world.

Why?

The photos say it all. ?

  • our pick for best — of many — out of El Chaltén, 's Trekking Capital in Patagonia
  • the nearest airport is El Calafate
  • November – March are the best months. You might have snow on the trail in November or March, however.
  • 8 hours round trip depending on route
  • elevation gain 2,300 ft. (700m)
  • option to tent near the
  • infamous for bad weather. Be prepared for extreme wind.

World → S AmericaPatagonian Andes → Argentina → de Tres

vista from El Chaltén

For details click over to our Laguna de los Tres information page.