Hiking in Merritt BC Canada covers all types of terrain, difficulties and physical abilities. There are easy day hikes suitable for all fitness levels, and there are long-haul hiking trails for the experienced hiker.
Some hikes are easy going with little elevation gain and low difficulty levels while others are deemed very difficult as they may or may not include navigating switchbacks, loose rocks, cliffs and vertical elevation gains. Hiking in Merritt can be a day hike while others can turn into backpacking adventures leading to one of the wilderness campsites on one of the backcountry lakes.
Plan for the unexpected when exploring hiking adventures throughout the Nicola Valley. Always make the necessary preparations for any hiking adventure in the backcountry.