Most Popular Pack Trips (Canada)




Most Popular Pack Trips (Canada)

Canada, the land of endless beauty and wild frontiers, offers so many amazing backpacking destinations that it's difficult to choose the best. Some of the most popular backpacking trips in Canada include:

  • West Coast Trail, Vancouver Island, BC:
  • Alright, brace yourself for the West Coast Trail on Vancouver Island. It’s rugged, challenging, and straight-up epic. Think stunning scenery, remote wilderness, and wildlife that'll make you question if you've stepped into a National Geographic documentary.

  • Rocky Mountains, Banff and Jasper National Parks:
  • Banff and Jasper National Parks are like the crown jewels of the Canadian Rockies. Rugged peaks, wild trails, and Kananaskis Country – it's a backpacker's dream. You'll be riding high on the mountain vibes.

  • Canadian Shield, Northern Ontario and Quebec:
  • Head up north, to the Canadian Shield – a vast wilderness that's like a playground for backcountry enthusiasts. Pristine lakes, rugged terrain, and wildlife galore.

  • Gros Morne National Park, Newfoundland:
  • Over on the rock, Newfoundland's Gros Morne National Park is a one-of-a-kind blend of mountains, fjords, and coastal vibes. It's like a symphony of nature, and you're front row center.

  • East Coast Trail, Newfoundland:
  • Now, if you're feeling the East Coast vibes, the East Coast Trail in Newfoundland is your jam. Coastal scenery that's straight out of a painting, cliffs that'll have you on the edge of excitement, and a dose of remote wilderness to feed your wild side.

This is just a taste of what Canada has to offer. The best trip for you? Well, that depends on your flavor – what makes your heart race and your soul sing. Research your destination, plan it out, and make sure you're ready for the ride. Trail conditions, permits, facilities – all the details matter.

So, gear up, my friends. Canada's calling, and the trails are waiting. It's not just a backpacking trip; it's a journey through the heart of the wild. Happy trails!

*See also, SENDY-pedia article 'The Highest Hiking Trail' for what to pack.

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