19+ Egypt Lake Hike Banff
Pictures. The first long stretch was through forest. When the trail began climbing up to healy pass the views began to open up.
Leaving egypt lake, we start climbing towards healy pass (2330m) where we emerge from the forest into the extensive alpine meadows. The trip left me wanting to come back and explore. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on.
I backpacked to egypt lake from the sunshine village parking lot.
The trail traverses a good portion of banff national park, linking the town of banff with the. The banff highline trail is a wonderful journey through the canadian rockies where we encounter much of the diversity to be day 4: When the two of us visited for the first time in 2016, we assumed the only peyto lake hike was the one which lead you to a viewing platform high above the shore. Explore the alpine lakes of simpson pass, healy pass and the egypt lake area en route.