The Kluane National Park is located in the southwest corner of the Yukon Territory. It shares its border with two other parks – Tatshenshini-Alsek Provincial Park of British Columbia to the south and Wrangell-St. Elias National Park & Reserve of Alaska, USA to the west. These parks contain the largest non-polar icefield as well as some of the most spectacular glaciers in the world. Together, these three parks are recognized as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.Read more
- Point Pelee National Park is the second smallest national park in Canada at 15 sq. kms.
- It is the southernmost tip of mainland Canada
- This national park is the most ecologically diverse national parks in Canada
Mt. LeConte summit hike is a must-do hike when you are in Smoky Mountains National Park. It may be the third highest peak in the national park, but the hike is challenging with spectacular views from the top (though clouds were the king during our time at the summit). Mt. LeConte is 6,593 ft. high and in winter it is mostly covered with snow or ice.
There are multiple trails leading up to the summit of Mt. LeConte with parking available at each of the trailhead:CONTINUE READING