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  • by Josh
  • 2014-Nov-02

Individual Trail

BC-Kamloops/Thompson / Kamloops

15 min driving from Downtown Kamloops

The classic Batchelor Heights hike! Offers numerous fantastic lookouts over Kamloops. Prepare for a really strenuous uphill hike with difficult sections coming down.

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  • 15 min from Downtown Kamloops
  • Linear
  • 2.43 km (one-way)
  • 40 minutes solo one-way
  • 70 minutes solo | 1.7 hours group round-trip
  • 436 meters elevation (one-way)
  • Hard difficulty: A very steep and tough trek up the grasslands.
Kids & Pets
  • On-Leash
  • Child-Friendly
  • GPS Map available.

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Driving Time

From Downtown Kamloops, approximate travel time by car is 15 minute(s).

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Detailed Directions

1) Starting on Victoria St in downtown Kamloops, cross the bridge to the North Shore.
2) Continue following across Overlander bridge as the road becomes Fortune Dr.
3) Turn RIGHT on 8th St.
4) At the intersection of Westsyde Rd and Batchelor Dr, continue straight up the hill.
5) Cross the cattle guard, and park on the right.

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