Travel Blogs from Banff, Canada

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Sep 27, 2012, Banff, Canada travel blog

Sep 27, 2012

A travel blog entry by shaeh

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Snowshoe Weekend - Castle Hostel, Castle Junction, Canada travel blog

Snowshoe Weekend - Castle Hostel

A travel blog entry by everywhere

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Sep 26, 2012, Lake Louise, Canada travel blog

Sep 26, 2012

A travel blog entry by shaeh

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Climbing the Rockies, Banff, Canada travel blog

Climbing the Rockies

A travel blog entry by charmedlife

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... , hailing from Quebec) and we both soaked our bones in the steamy, heated bath. The mineral rich warm waters are reknowned throughout Canada for curing rheumatism, arthritis and other ailments. All I know is it felt damn good after hiking all day long! I ...

Rockin the Moose!, Banff, Canada travel blog

Rockin the Moose!

A travel blog entry by charmedlife

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Left the city of Vancouver today heading east into Canada's Rocky Mountains. Picked up a fantastic group of international passengers (I was the first loaded onto our mini-bus), with Australians, Japanese, British, Irish, Austrian and Swiss folks all ...

From Jasper to Banff, Banff, Canada travel blog

From Jasper to Banff

A travel blog entry by alexndean

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... it were people and the slightly large ones were buses! For our first couple of nights we stayed at the HI Hostel just outside Banff which is probably the nicest place we've stayed in - they've obviously spent some money on it! On Saturday (my ...

The Icefield Parkway, Jasper to Banff, Canada travel blog

The Icefield Parkway

A travel blog entry by charmedlife

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... they are able to grip the rocky slopes with grace and ease. We also learn that a collaboration between Parks Canada and Montana State University, the Henry P. Kendall Foundation and other partners funded the construction of wildlife passages, crossings ...

Hunting and Skiing, Banff, Canada travel blog

Hunting and Skiing

A travel blog entry by gunslinger22

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... home and packed for my trip to the South Pacific. We drove to Calgary and Celina did her training stuff and then we went skiing in Banff for the 24th and 25th...it was amazing. The snow was great and while it was a bit cold (minus 20) the snow and good ...

First Mountainous Days, Canmore, Banff, Lake Louise, Canada travel blog

First Mountainous Days

A travel blog entry by aliciatravels

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... bums. And were we ever spoiled. The nicest staff, scrumptious all you can eat breakfasts and even a fitness room. We headed to Banff one day for a bit of a wander. It has been said that the streets there are littered with celebrities and wildlife ...

Rocky Road, Banff,  Canada travel blog

Rocky Road

A travel blog entry by faff

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... we had our camera they where gone. We enjoyed our stay in Lake Louise and continued our journey to Banff which is the oldest NP in Canada. It is a very spectacular site featuring mountainous terrain, glaciers, dense forest and alpine landscapes. Banff ...

There's a bear in there - and a deer as well..., Banff, Canada travel blog

There's a bear in there - and a deer as well...

A travel blog entry by jbushie

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... - yes, startling - and off for blueberry pancakes in the dining car as we pulled out of Kamloops headed for Banff. More rain, more clouds but never-ending scenery with enlightening commentary from our two stewards.     We ...

Whistler and Banff, Banff, Canada travel blog

Whistler and Banff

A travel blog entry by chris_and_kelly

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... the campsite takes its name. On entrance the warden warned us of Grizzly bears, Wolves and Cougars.....nice neighborhood 'eh. Banff is Canada's highest town at 4540 ft above sea level and takes its name from Banffshire in Scotland. Banff is a ski ...

Thirty kilos of luggage, no moon boots..., Lake Louise, Canada travel blog

Thirty kilos of luggage, no moon boots...

A travel blog entry by jbushie

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I was an hour early for the bus this morning. Just in case the same travellers were there again... AND IT WAS SNOWING! Large, fluffy snowflakes that melted on the road but built up a gentle dusting on the trees and rooftops. Real Christmas card ...

Dearest eloise i know we're supposed to ..., Banff, Canada travel blog

Dearest eloise i know we're supposed to ...

A travel blog entry by bradleyt

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... also noticed that I had seen 4 of those new Honda S2000's on the road. These cars aren't even on the market yet in Canada. It turns out that they were making promotional films and pictures. The only reason I mention this is to give the sports car guys ...

Banff/Rockies, Banff, Canada travel blog

Banff/Rockies

A travel blog entry by suzukistorey

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... and with my limited writing skills I wont even attempt to sum them up just see for yourself. Our time is nearly at an end in Canada and I will be sad to leave, it is only the fact that we have another ten months ahead of us that cheers me up. Hope ...

snow!, Banff, Canada travel blog

snow!

A travel blog entry by cobi

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... bathers and refused to hire some, so I have some photos! Then we abandoned our warmth and lethargy in a trek back down into Banff town, stopping for sustenance at a couple of ridiculously expensive chalet pubs on the way. I'm so lucky to be here - ...

White Sunshine, Banff, Canada travel blog

White Sunshine

A travel blog entry by cobi

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... This sad conclusion is lessened if I consider it to be a major motivation for coming back! Having had a taste of Banff I'm tempted to join the masses of Australians working up here. If nothing exciting eventuates this Australian summer/Canadian winter I ...

Banff and jetlag, Banff, Canada travel blog

Banff and jetlag

A travel blog entry by cobi

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... the house, and a couple other international students including Julian to an Irish pub, so I didn't get that much of a taste of Canada but had a good time. Sunday was scheduled to be the unpack and sort day, but I was woken when someone knocked on my ...

Did that earlier Playschool reference jinx me?, Lake Louise, Canada travel blog

Did that earlier Playschool reference jinx me?

A travel blog entry by jbushie

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The good fortune with weather continues. Today is sunny with temperature ranging from minus 2 to a high of 5oC. The path around the lake is clear, so photography should be good even if there isn't the chance for that postcard shot of an emerald ...

No bears, oh my!, Banff, Canada travel blog

No bears, oh my!

A travel blog entry by itsem

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... beautiful Lake Louise on the way to Banff. This is one of the places I had been meaning to go to since I even thought I might come to Canada so it was great to get there, and see that its just as pretty as the pictures look! In Banff we went on a two ...

Beautiful Banff, Banff, Canada travel blog

Beautiful Banff

A travel blog entry by jbushie

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... Was so enjoying that sleep-in when the phone rang at 9.30am asking whether I was going on the scheduled tour of Banff! How embarrassing... Half a busload of train passengers looked me up and down as I stumbled on five minutes later, unshowered ...

My new home for the season, Banff, Canada travel blog

My new home for the season

A travel blog entry by tommy

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... to go with the Sunshine Trail Crew job as I would get to ski more. I booked a flight to Calgary and arrived in Banff (an amazing tourist town in the middle of the Canadian Rockies) on the 29th October. My new boss was organising some accomodation for me ...

Rocking in the Rockies, Banff, Canada travel blog

Rocking in the Rockies

A travel blog entry by mills01480

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... walked out without paying as he was too busy chatting to some Aussie tourists & no one stopped him.....but I sent him back).  Banff is our most favourite part of the NP....with a lot to do, and as the bank holiday weekend was over, the place ...

Hit the road, Jack, Banff, Canada travel blog

Hit the road, Jack

A travel blog entry by sarahx

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... about 6pm (having driven through the time line) and found our chalet. Yes, we were staying in a lovely chalet/cabin in Upper Banff- complete with 3 double beds, a log fire, and a hot tub, sauna and steam room right across the road. YWAM Oasis houses all ...

New Friends in Banff, Banff, Canada travel blog

New Friends in Banff

A travel blog entry by ldambrosio1

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... swim with them and they planned to barbeque later that evening at Heinz's house. Heinz is a true traveler. He works for Canada Parks, and lives in Banff when he's not traveling to Belize or Costa Rica or somewhere to camp and travel. As we left, the ...

A day in the Rockies, Lake Louise, Canada travel blog

A day in the Rockies

A travel blog entry by mrsmac

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... . The return journey only took us 35 minutes walking downhill!! However, the scenery was spectacular. We then drove into Banff. This is a very pretty little town surounded by mountains ans ski fields. There are heaps of souvenir shopsetc, however, the ...

2 August 2005 - Banff, Banff, Canada travel blog

2 August 2005 - Banff

A travel blog entry by burtondouglas

Hi all This update is brought to you from the thriving metropolis of Banff. We arrived here this afternoon after spending the last two nights in Jasper. Over the last couple of days we have been exploring the Icefields Parkway. We have walked on ...

Canadian Rockies again, Lake Louise, Canada travel blog

Canadian Rockies again

A travel blog entry by mtrm

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... Lake Louise, kde jsme zanechali v info centru cennosti a poté ještě pozdě večer dlouhým Bow Valley přes Banff směrem na Calgary. Rockies jsou neskutečně nádherné, toto místo nás úplně pohltilo a víme, ...

Day 9 21 today!, Banff, Canada travel blog

Day 9 21 today!

A travel blog entry by antonymgibson

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... . Banff may be overtouristed, but it is spectacular, and a must-visit. Today's famous Canadian is Sir Wilfrid Laurier, Prime Minister from 1896-1911. Don't know what he did for Canada, but he obviously did enough to get his face on the five dollar ...

The Ice Fields, Lake Louise, Canada travel blog

The Ice Fields

A travel blog entry by the2poes

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... firearms as they walked through the campground.  When we are in heavy bear country I like to have my pistol with me, but Canada won't allow pistols.  Patti has a back up plan for situations like this.  She tells me she will be safe, ...

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