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Grotto Canyon Hike

Grotto Canyon is another great hike the whole family can enjoy. The narrow-walled creek bed snakes its way towards a fork in the road; heading right will take you to a sparkling waterfall, continuing straight will lead you to hoodoos and a cave.

LOCATION: Access the trailhead at the Grotto Lake parking lot 12 kms from Canmore on the 1A highway past the Baymag plant #2. The Creekbed is approximately 1 kilometre from the parking lot.
ELEVATION CHANGE: 50 m
DURATION: 1.5-2 Hours

TRAIL REPORT: Alberta Parks Website
Please Note: Grotto Canyon's conditions change seasonally. Please consult trail reports or call a visitor information centre before attempting the hike.