16 Breathtaking Hikes Near Montreal For Beginners, Enthusiasts, & Experts - Page 4


Epic Hikes For Experts Near Montreal:

1. The Knife Edge, Katahdin, Baxter State Park

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Length: 2,160-miles

This EXTREMELY advanced hike is so stunning that I couldn't help but put two photos. Being someone who has traveled to Switzerland, you could have told me that the first photo was of the Swiss Alps and fooled me!

2.  Le Grand Tour​​​​​​​ - Parc National du Bic,​​​​​​​ QC

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Length: 3 hours

This rugged, highly diversified circuit leads to the foot of a cliff and along the beach, as well as through a forested area.

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3. The 100-Mile Wilderness, Northern Maine​​​​​​​

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Length: 100 miles

The 100 mile Wilderness Hike is honestly something that deserves to be on every expert's bucket list.  The trail is beautiful bu hardcore! It runs over mountain ranges and past lakes along the northern section of the Appalachian Trail. 

4. L'Acropole-des-Draveurs​​​​​​​ - Hautes-Gorges-de-la-Rivière-Malbaie​​​​​​​, QC

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Length: 4 - 6 hours

This trail takes you into the forest and up to the first mountain peak, after which you’ll be plunged into an alpine environment featuring plant life and fabulous vistas of the Rivière Malbaie valley and surrounding mountains.

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5. The Long Trail ​​​​​​​

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Length: 273 miles

It is nearly impossible to hike the FULL trail end to end, but This Vermont hike is stunning and an attempt is definitely necessary. They have multiple shorter hikes so pick and choose wisely!

Emily Draicchio From the core of Montreal, Emily is an upcoming Art History student attending McGill. She has joined the MTL Blog team as one of their creative writers. Her goal is to have an active life while discovering the virtues of Montreal! Join her on her journey with visuals from her Instagram @emdraicchio. She is a self-proclaimed cactus whisperer who loves to talk... and talk... and talk, so it's time to hear her voice!