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The Rockwall - North Variation

A convenient way to experience a portion of the renowned Rockwall trail without the need for a car shuttle. Delight in a scenic run through enchanting forests, leading up to the majestic Helmet Falls. From there, a challenging ascent guards Wolverine Pass, where alpine meadows and larches await to greet you. Descend towards Tumbling Creek, following its course back to Ochre Creek.

Local trail runners and hikers hail the Rockwall as the ultimate Rockies trail experience. If you seek a full day of adventure on one of North America's most breathtaking trail systems, the Rockwall is your answer. This specific variation spans 36 kilometers in length and boasts an elevation gain of 1450 meters, putting your trail running skills to the test unlike many other long runs. Prepare to be mesmerized by the spectacular views that stretch on for hours and hours.

  • Distance: 36km Loop
  • Elevation: 1460m
  • Where To Park: Paint Pots
  • Surface: Variable generally good trail.
  • Difficulty: Challenging

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