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Gem Trek Maps of the Canadian Rockies

Planning a trip to the Canadian Rockies?

Whether you're driving, hiking or biking in the Canadian Rockies, you can count on a Gem Trek map-guide to take you where you want to go.

Gem Trek maps are the most detailed and up-to-date maps you will find for Banff, Lake Louise, Jasper, the Columbia Icefield, Yoho, Kootenay and Waterton Lakes, as well as nearby Kananaskis Country.

The Gem Trek difference

Gem Trek maps
Gem Trek maps are loaded with information and updated regularly. On the back of each trail map are trail descriptions of 25-plus easy, moderate and strenuous hikes, making each map, truly, a "Map and Guide in One."
Find out a few of the other features that make Gem Trek map-users such loyal supporters in
About our maps.

Need a map right away?

Order online from our friends at Map Town Ltd., a map and travel book store located in downtown Calgary. They have been in business for 25 years and are happy to promptly fill and ship your order.

Live in Calgary or visiting the area?

Consider joining a guided hike with Fit Frog Adventures. Owner, hike leader, guidebook author and CTV personality Lori Beattie has been leading Calgary walks and Rocky Mountain hikes, crosscountry ski and snowshoe trips to enthusiastic reviews for almost 20 years. Check out the current calendar.

The all-new 7th edition of
"Don't Waste Your Time in the Canadian Rockies,"
bestselling trail guidebook by Cathy and Craig Copeland,
is now "ultralight gear"
DWYT Canadian Rockies How can a 677-page guidebook that covers 145 hiking trips in detail and includes 560 color photos be ultralight gear? The opinionated descriptions and trail ratings - Premier, Outstanding, Worthwhile, Shoulder Season and Don't Do - have always made it a unique book. Now it's not just a book, - it's a serious piece of hiking equipment. Check it out at Don't Waste Your Time in the Canadian Rockies - 7th edition.

Most recent trail map updates
Banff and Mt. Assiniboine map and trail guide

Relief-shaded and on waterproof material, the 8th edition of the Banff & Mt. Assiniboine Trail Map and Guide covers the most popular hiking and biking terrain in Banff National Park at 1:100,00 scale. On the back of the map is a 1:50,000-scale inset of the core area of Mt. Assiniboine Provincial Park, as well as a detailed guide to recommended trails there.

Jasper and Maligne Lake map and trail guide

The 7th edition of the Jasper & Maligne Lake Trail Map and Guide is relief shaded and on waterproof material. It's at 1:100,000-scale, with inset maps of the Maligne Canyon and Maligne Lake maps on the back, again with a comprehensive guide to recommended trails in the Jasper area.

Bragg Creek map and trail guide

The 6th edition of the Bragg Creek & Sheep Valley Trail Map and Guide of Kananaskis Country covers the popular recreational terrain just southwest of Calgary at 1:50,000 scale. The map is relief-shaded and on waterproof material. On the back is a detailed trail guide and 1:100,000-scale map of the entire Elbow Loop.

Map-users are saying...
"When our family visited the Rockies last year, we found the best information in your excellent maps."
-John F., Bakersfield, California
Our map users

To read more comments from Gem Trek customers,
check out E-mails from map-users.

Canadian Rockies Hiking Blog

Probably no one knows more about hiking in the Canadian Rockies than Brian Patton, co-author of what the locals refer to as "the hiker's bible," the Canadian Rockies Trail Guide, first published in 1971 and now in its 9th edition.

We invite you to check out Brian's Canadian Rockies Hiking Blog. This particular post happens to be about Gem Trek maps :), but we trust you'll find lots of other interesting posts about hiking in Banff, Jasper, Yoho, Kootenay and Waterton Lakes national parks, as well as in Kananaskis Country.

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Last update: April 6, 2017

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