Okanagan Mountain Park: Wild Horse Canyon
- 8.66 km
- 2.5 hours
30 min driving from Downtown Kelowna
An obstacle course of trees lies along this trail through the remnants of the Okanagan Mountain Park wildfire in 2003.
Be prepared to cross streams, traverse though grasslands and enjoy stunning sights of the Okanagan valley.
Due to the open space created by fallen trees, this area is subjected to high temperatures in the summer, bring plenty of water. In the Spring, small streams run across the trail, hiking shoes with good grip are recommended.
Be sure to do a tick check when you leave, the density of fallen trees is a habitat for the arachnids
|Trail Network:||Okanagan Mountain Park|
|Seasons:||Spring, Summer, Fall|
|Difficulty Description:||A slightly challenging ascent followed a mild descent to a viewpoint.|
|Dogs:||OK on Leash|
|Children:||Ages 10 and up.|
|Cell Service:||From Entrance and Divide to Good's Creek good; Good's to end of Canyon Poor/None (Rogers June 2014)|
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|Duration One-Way (solo):||75 min|
|Duration Round-Trip (solo):||150 min|
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|Distance:||4.33 km (one-way)|
|Elevation at Start:||398 meters|
|Elevation at End:||584 meters|
|Elevation Minimum:||393 meters|
|Elevation Maximum:||685 meters|
|Elevation Gain:||390 meters (one-way)|
|Elevation Loss:||-205 meters (one-way)|
|Slope Up:||14.10% (one-way)|
|Slope Down:||-12.00% (one-way)|
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