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... paddle to help, they tried hard i'll give them that, but it was basically me which was fine. It was so cool to be out on the water with my young men, we had a lot of fun going in big circles before coming back to dock and climb out. A very special treat! After a picnic lunch we decided to drive to Lake Moraine an equally stunning spot. I spent a while with Ashton by the shore throwing ...
... after us as the conditions were perfect to view the lake and surrounding mountains with a totally clear view. We decided to take nature in our own hands and glancing at the warning notice decided to head off through the bush in search of bears....apparently if there are 4 of you-who agree to stay within 3 metres of each other - (Michael missed that bit), it isn't illegal to wander the bush!! Unfortunately we didn't find any bears..... but we did discover ...
... top; others were rocky and barren toward the top, with glaciers or at least snow still filling the crevasses.
After a while we were actually tired of looking at the majestic scenery--it seemed to never end. It would take weeks just to visit all the places in the area. I wished I was stronger so I could join some of the groups who braved the threat of bears and hiked to some of the more remote areas in the park. I would have to be much younger and have lots of bear spray on ...
We saw the Hoodoos - columns of glacial rock that are protected from erosion by a hard rock layer. Hoodoo, rhymes with voodoo. Afterwards we hiked the Tunnel Mountain Trail, which took about 2-3 hours. At the top was an amazing panoramic view of Bow Valley and Mt. Rundle. At night we rested our muscles and bones in a natural hot spring at our hotel.
On our way to Jasper tomorrow. Stay tuned!
... had been delayed by an hour due to a couple of massive freight trains just outside Banff. We had a quick dinner at the German pub on the hotel site and headed to bed to catch up on sleep lost due to the early start.
Here's a GPS track of day 2 on the train - this one stuck with us almost the whole way, there's only a short straight line where it lost us. (https://www.dropbox.com/s/901x1ymklngw 365/Kamloops%20to%20Banff.gpx)