We biked the Little Elbow trail 12 km to the Romulus backcountry campground in about 75 minutes. The drive to the trailhead is about 2.5 hours from Banff, but the trail is short enough that you can still complete both in a day. I biked and scrambled on Oct 7, 2010. And no cars! The first campground on the Elbow Loop, perfect as an out-and-back for families. It is accessed via Little Elbow trail. This solo ascent of Mount Rundle, is the end of a year-long spiritual mission for a friend. 3km down Elbow Lake Trail to Tombstone Campground and 10. So warm, in fact, we were comfortable in shorts and T-shirts on the summit! Easy unsubscribe links are provided in every email. You cannot camp outside of the marked specific camping areas in Kananaskis. Video from the top of Mt Romulus, Elbow Provincial Park, near Bragg Creek, Alberta. As a backcountry user, you can access treasured natural wonders not seen by most park visitors—and experience them without the crowds associated with the park’s more accessible attractions. 7km. Molly and I at Tombstone Backcountry Campground in August 2020 I loved this backcountry trip. The draw is two beautifully situated lakes and West Tombstone Pass, which is one of the premier larch locations in K Country. This route is a great choice for the early season. ... Usually done from Tombstone backcountry campground as a side trip. Map: Romulus. There are many backcountry sites in the area. Backcountry Camping Registration. Simon and Bill biking to Romulus campground with our objective behind. Do not expect much of a backcountry experience, however, as many city residents use this campground as a holiday type resort. Upper Tombstone Lake; Please refer to the trail description in the guidebook, especially for unofficial, off-trail hikes. It is 7. We had an extraordinary warm fall day when we climbed Mount Romulus. 4km down Little Elbow Trail. It is with deep sadness that we share the news of the sudden and tragic passing of Angela Rehhorn.Angela was chosen to participate in the United Nations Environmental Assembly in Nairobi as part of the United Nations Association of Canada’s, Canada Service Corps Program, and was on her way there when the plane crashed early March 10, 2019. Mount Romulus - Located on Little Elbow Trail. Looking out along the Little Elbow River from the Mount Romulus Backcountry Campground. This campground is 11. After stashing our bikes in trees to the north side of the campground, we walked the short distance down to Little Elbow River and easily crossed, thanks to low water levels. You can also access it from Elbow Pass 17. Some do not. Backcountry camping. Camping The closest camp site would be the Little Elbow Campground in which you start this scramble. At sunrise from Little Elbow Campground, we set out on our mountain bikes for the base of the mountain. Mount Romulus Kananaskis, Alberta October 4, 2004 . The walk between campgrounds was mostly on a road, but the scenery was incredible, and the campgrounds were well maintained and comfortable. Beautiful scenery, a pretty decent fire road to ride on. Find Mount Romulus Backcountry Campground opening hours and driving directions or map. 9km from the Little Elbow Trail. Angela Rehhorn. Mount Romulus Backcountry Campground is located at Kananaskis, AB T0L, Canada, Please contact Mount Romulus Backcountry Campground using information below: Address, Phone number, Fax, Postal code, Website address, E-mail, Facebook. Banff National Park is a very special place to enjoy a backcountry experience. Kananaskis, Alberta October 4, 2004 trail description in the guidebook, especially for unofficial, off-trail.! 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