Big Hill Springs Provincial Park: An Easy Hike Close to Calgary

Big Hill Springs Provincial Park is a hidden gem and a place that I can see returning to over and over again.  Picture a spot that has a creek shallow enough for the kids to splash and play in, multiple little waterfalls, big rocks to play on, several wood teepees to walk through, picnic benches by the water, interesting geological features and a short easy hike with minimal elevation gain.  To top it all off, it is only 20km from the northwest edge of Calgary’s city limits.  The short distance to this park makes it a perfect little getaway.   Continue reading