Great Divide Trail - Sunshine Village Alternate Route
ElevationAscent: 544' 166 m
Descent: -376' -115 m
High: 7,734' 2,357 m
Low: 7,235' 2,205 m
GradeAvg Grade: 9% (5°)
Max Grade: 28% (16°)
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“GDT Alternate Route through ski area meadows to Sunshine Village and its access road.”— Joan Pendleton
- 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
This Alternate Route goes through the Sunshine Village ski slopes to Sunshine Village that is on a road, thus providing resupply access and opportunities to go into Banff.
Please see the resources listed above under Need to Know for up to date detailed descriptions and valuable hiker information.
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Land Manager: Parks Canada - Banff National Park