Ksenia Ledene

  • Camp at Preachers Point

    Turn off of the David Thompson Highway at Preachers Point Staging Area, approximately 60km south west of Nordegg. Beside Abraham lake, enjoy a perfect camp spot with beautiful views of the Canadian Rockies in every direction. With no cell service ...

  • Hike to the Mount Floyen View Point

    Mount Floyen is the most popular mountain surrounding Bergen to hike, due to easy accessibility and incredible views. It is located on the northeast side, and is easy to walk to from anywhere in the city. A long switchback trail goes across the ba...

    4.3 miles 1050 ft gain

  • Hike to Allstones Lake

    194km West of Rocky Mountain House, the trail head is marked by a small brown sign, with parking available across the highway on Abraham Lake. Very easy to follow the trail, no scramble sections but definitely a steady incline.  Near the lake ther...

    3.1 miles 2165.4 ft gain

  • Hike Coliseum Mountain, Alberta

    From highway 11, turn onto Range Rd. 152A (Shunda Creek Rd.) almost straight across from the exit into Nordegg. Follow the signs to Coliseum Hike which are very clear and easy to follow, and in approximately five minutes you'll be in the parking ...

    8.1 miles 2250 ft gain

  • Hike to Reykjadalur Hot Springs

    The trailhead to start your journey to the Reykjadalur hot river is located at the Hot River cafe near the town of Hveragerði. A large parking lot is available, and the option to grab a coffee or snack at the cafe before heading out. The trail i...

    2.4 miles 682.4 ft gain

  • Hike to Bourgeau Lake

    The Bourgeau Lake trailhead offers easy parking and bathrooms before departing. The hike begins with approximately an hour and a half of fairly easy walking through forest with several glimpses of the surrounding mountains and Wolverine Creek. T...

    9.3 miles 2329.4 ft gain

  • Hike to the South Summit of Mount Akrafjall

    The roundtrip hike up the south summit takes 2-5 hours. The trail is flat and easy to follow at first, then farther up the mountain you'll encounter a more jagged path with some spongy grass areas. There are two false summits along the trail (the ...

    13 miles 1814.3 ft gain

  • Fish at McTavish Lake

    McTavish Lake can only be accessed by flying in from Missinipe at Osprey Wings to a lodge called Reel North Outfitters. The flight is approximately 20 minutes in a float plane. Reel North Outfitters features three cabins for sleeping, a shower roo...

  • Night Photography at Windy Point

    On the side of Highway 11 (The David Thompson Highway) approximately 36km southwest of Nordegg, windy point area offers the perfect view for taking pictures at night. There's a good chance you'll be one of the only people out there with the same ...

  • Canoe the Gap on the North Saskatchewan River (Nordegg to Saunders)

    To begin the day, launch canoe/kayak at the Forestry Trunk Road Bridge, located 11 km off Highway 11 on the Forestry Trunk Road (734), just west of Nordegg. Access on the left/upstream of bridge. Begin paddling through the mountains on a stretch o...

  • Hike to Trolltunga

    To reach the trail from national road 13, turn eastward in Tyssedalen towards Hardangervidda, and drive about 7 km on the narrow road up Skjeggedal. It is best to get there as early as possible as the parking lot fills up completely by 8am, and ...

    13.7 miles 3937 ft gain

  • Hike Along the Fimmvörðuháls Trail from Skógar to Þórsmörk.

    Trail head is located at the first waterfall: Skógafoss, Skógar, Iceland. This waterfall is a popular stop for tour buses and campers, and here is a parking lot and campsites available. An initial set of stairs shown in first image takes you to ...

    31.1 miles