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Great Divide Trail - Sheep Creek Alternate Route

Intermediate/Difficult

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7.1 mile 11.4 kilometer point to point
97% Runnable
Intermediate/Difficult

Elevation

Ascent: 458' 139 m
Descent: -610' -186 m
High: 5,412' 1,650 m
Low: 4,948' 1,508 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 3% (2°)
Max Grade: 9% (5°)

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GDT Alternate Route through meadows and forest to an Access Trail (Sheep Creek Trail) into Grand Cache.

Joan Pendleton

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Need to Know

Resources regularly updated with the latest conditions and other information are:
- GDTA website www.greatdividetrail.com
- Dustin Lynx book "Hiking Canada's Great Divide Trail"
- GDT App
- Ryan Silk's GDT Map Atlas
- Gem Trek maps

Description

Great Divide Trail - Section G (North Boundary Trail to Kakwa Lake) Alternate Route.

This Alternate Route is really two trails that both lead to the Access Trail - Sheep Creek Trail, that goes into Grand Cache, Alberta. One chooses which half of this Alternate Route to use based on the direction they are going.

Please see the resources listed above under Need to Know for up to date detailed descriptions and valuable hiker information.

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