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Ten Great Summer Hikes in the Canadian Rockies

I thought I’d share a few of the hikes that I really love in the Mountain National Parks (Banff, Yoho, Kootenay and Jasper)

10. Parker Ridge… 1,133 more words

Dog Lake

Here are two pictures from two different spots of dog lake.

We went camping in Kootenay National park, almost every day we went for at least one hike, I kinda stole the camera for this one. 19 more words


Cranbrook, Fort Steele and Canal Flats.

I’ve now missed 3 towns, and instead of worrying about doing several different posts, I’m going to write about all three in one post.

First.  This is an absolutely beautiful area.   155 more words


The air was crisp, just cool enough to bite at my hands and face as we headed up the mountain. It had rained the night before and the dirt road that had been dusty during the summer months was damp and glistened as the mud and sand absorbed the sounds of my tightly laced boot steps. 1,627 more words


10 Huts and Cabins in the Canadian Rockies

Through my hikes I’ve seen a few incredible buildings. Here a sort of ‘top ten’ that I’ve seen over the past few years in the Canadian Rockies: 758 more words

Lake Louise

Today I traveled to Nelson B.C.

Nelson B.C.  It’s website says “Nelson is a city where life is unhurried and people say “hello” to strangers”.  That sounds like a very idyllic place to go.   125 more words