• 3.49 km
  • 78 minutes
  • Medium

Free Group Hike

Thu, May 11, 2017 7:00 PM

One of Knox Mountain's lesser-known pathways, this trail leads you to the serene water basin that is Kathleen Lake.

To reach the lake, follow the path behind the gate located between the first (Crown) and top (Apex) lookouts (about 1.12 km from Crown Lookout on the right). It takes you on a loop around the lake where several plants and animals such as deer, coyote, cougar and bear habituate.

Hikers are advised to stick to the pathway as the area is recovering from heavy off-road use. This trail is often shared by cyclists.

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Hosts (1)
  • Josh Hoggan

Attendees (10)
  • Alicia
  • Alicia
  • Bill Milljour
  • Brie Thomson
  • Jennifer McQuaig
  • Josh Hoggan (Creator, Host, Driver)
  • Kushal Patel (Driver)
  • Suz
  • Tamryn Strauss
  • Wendy Vandenberg

  • Where do we meet for this hike? I am +1 for attending

    Wed, May 3, 2017 12:40 AM
  • Drive up the mountain a bit to Crown lookout, and park there at the trailhead to Paul's Tomb entrance.

    Fri, May 5, 2017 5:45 PM

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Creator: Josh Hoggan
Category:Short Hike
Seasons:Winter, Spring, Summer, Fall
Difficulty Rating:Medium
Difficulty Description:An easy walk around the lake followed by a very steep ascent.
Dogs:OK on Leash
Children:Not recommended.
Cell Service:Excellent (Telus: October 2014)
First Listed:2012-Jun-17
Last Updated:2017-May-04
Duration Round-Trip (solo):60 min
Trailhead GPS:Unlock this single trail, or Order Full Maps Pack! Already paid? Login
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Distance:3.49 km (round-trip)
Elevation at Start:514 meters
Elevation at End:514 meters
Elevation Minimum:514 meters
Elevation Maximum:639 meters
Elevation Gain:189 meters (round-trip)
Elevation Loss:-189 meters (round-trip)
Slope Up:10.30% (round-trip)
Slope Down:-10.20% (round-trip)
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