Cavell Meadows / Glacier Loop Trail Hiking Walking Trekking Bushwalking Tramping Photos

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Cavell Meadows / Glacier Loop Trail Hiking Walking Trekking Bushwalking Tramping Photos
Days1TerrainGlaciersDateEarly Sep
Region/PlaceAlberta, Jasper NPCountryCanada  
Dist (kms)8Height gain (m)400Route findingEasy
RouteCavell Road end - Cavell Pond - Cavell Meadows - Cavell Road end
NotesThis walk provides an excellent chance to get up near the spectcular white glaciers tumbling down from the high Rockies. Cavell Pond has icebergs calved off from the Cavell Glacier while house-sized chunks of the Angel Glacier often crash down the cliffsides below.
Path leading to Cavell Pond and Cavell Glacier, Path of the Glacier Loop Trail (T), Jasper NP, Alberta, Canada, 3-Sep-03, AP539

Icebergs in Cavell Pond and Angel Glacier above, Path of the Glacier Loop Trail (T), Jasper NP, Alberta, Canada, 3-Sep-03, AP542

Icebergs in Cavell Pond and terminal face of Cavell Glacier, Path of the Glacier Loop Trail (T), Jasper NP, Alberta, Canada, 3-Sep-03, AP543

Angel Glacier from Cavell Meadows (Ascent Trail), Path of the Glacier Loop Trail (T), Jasper NP, Alberta, Canada, 3-Sep-03, AP544

Angel Glacier from Cavell Meadows (Descent Trail) and Sorrow Peak (3020), Path of the Glacier Loop Trail (T), Jasper NP, Alberta, Canada, 3-Sep-03, AP545