|Directions: Set odometer to zero at the junction
of Highway 16 and the Old Babine Lake Road just south of Smithers.
Drive on the old Babine Lake Road for 7.9 km and turn left on the
Telkwa High Road. Turn right on the Driftwood Road at 9.4 km. You
will cross a bridge at 15.7 km. Very rough road from 17.7 to the parking
lot at 20.7 km. Walk up main road 1.3 km to the McCabe Trail. Signs
and information on site.
||Features: One of the easiest of
our remote trails. Excellent alpine flowers less than two hours
the parking lot. Watch for birds, such as Clark Nutcrackers feeding
on pine seeds at timberline. Trail is always well maintained by
staff. Many varieties of wild flowers on the trail. Watch for Goats
Beard, asters, Rubus, many saxifrages, and more.