In many trail descriptions we’ve attempted to give some historical background on the area. Here are some historic sites with the accompanying trail needed to access them.
|Historic Site & Trail||Distance (2 ways/loop)||Difficulty||Description||Status||Elevation Gain|
|Swanson/Matt Homestead (Cranberry Marsh Trail)||6km loop||Easy||description||open||0-minimal|
|Hogan’s Camp (Overlander Falls Trail)||0.3km / 2.5km||Easy to Medium||descript||open||71m/232ft|
|Remnants of old mill and camp (Swift Creek Loop Trail)||10km||Medium||description||partially open||200m/650ft|
|First and Second Cabins (Kinney Lake Trail)||~10km||Medium||open||131m/430ft|
|Abandoned mica mine sites (Mica Mine Trail)||9km||description||open||850m/2800ft|
For more historic site (incl. more mill sites), please see the Valemount Museum’s “Historic Hikes and Places in the Robson Valley,” available for purchase for $5.