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Castleguard Meadows revisited

The trail to the Castleguard Meadows via Alexandra and Castleguard Rivers has never been easy. But since we first included it in the Canadian Rockies Trail Guide, there has been no maintenance and things have only gotten worse. A few intrepid backpackers┬ámake the journey each summer, either via the 35-km trail or cross-country over┬áthe Saskatchewan Glacier. Here is a current look at the entire route, trail and glacier, as travelled […]