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About Trailside:

The fist area you arrive at when going to the back of the lake.
Approach: The main tourist trail of Lake Louise passes by the foot of the Trailside climbing area. Most Trailside climbs are up to the right. Left leads to Wicked Gravity and Outhouse areas.
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Access Issues: This is one of Canada's primary tourist destination. Expect full parking lots and loads of tourists. Arrive early to find decent parking. The trail itself is wide and flat (and busy).
Rock Type: Quartzite
Type of Climbing: Sport/Trad
Sun Aspect: Morning Sun


SequenceSequence numbers indicate the left (L) to right (R) order of the routes. Rating Route Difficulty Ascents
Average Rating = 5.00/5 Heart of Darkness 5.10b 1
Average Rating = 3.75/5 Lumberjack 5.10c 4
Average Rating = 3.50/5 Rubber Lover 5.11c 2
Average Rating = 3.25/5 Tombstone 5.10a 4
0 Average Rating = 3.20/5 Fidder on the Roof 5.9 5
1 Average Rating = 4.00/5 Aeroflot 5.11b 5
1 Average Rating = 4.50/5 Chocolate Bunnies from HELL Arete 5.11b 5
1 Average Rating = 4.50/5 Criterium 5.12a 3
1 Average Rating = 4.00/5 Darkness at Noon 5.10b 3
1 Average Rating = 0.00/5 Room with a View 5.10a 0
1 Average Rating = 4.00/5 Rubber Lover 5.11c 4
1 Average Rating = 0.00/5 Stage Fright 5.11d 0
1 Average Rating = 4.75/5 Standing Ovation 5.10c 4
3 Average Rating = 4.67/5 Traffic 5.10a 3
7 Average Rating = 4.00/5 The Incredable Talking Woman 5.10c 5