Travel Blogs from Banff, Canada

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Rockies bound - Banff  and Jasper, Banff, Canada travel blog

Rockies bound - Banff and Jasper

A travel blog entry by amgrant

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Sunshine Meadows  -- maybe the best hike around, Sunshine Meadow, Canada travel blog

Sunshine Meadows -- maybe the best hike around

A travel blog entry by drfumblefinger

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... (Banff National Park) and British Columbia (Mt. Assiniboine Provincial Park), is only a few miles from the Banff townsite and just off the Trans-Canada Highway.  Unlike most of the Continental Divide, which is characterized by sharp ragged ...

Banff springs hotel, Banff, Canada travel blog

Banff springs hotel

A travel blog entry by middlemoss

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Jim had only one hotel on his wish list when we left so we leave the peace of the Willmore to tackle the crowds at Banff. On the way we got one more go at the scenic icefields parkway! We had a great stay at this castle hotel! Just stared at the view and ...

Banff Mountain Film Festival, Banff, Canada travel blog

Banff Mountain Film Festival

A travel blog entry by peterpanda

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... in Fort St. James machten wir uns auf den Weg nach Banff, unserer letzten Station vor der Rückkehr nach Vancouver City! In Banff gibts zunächst recht viele Bars, is ja auch ziemlich touristisch geprägt der Ort. Nationalpark, Skigebiet, Rockies. Und da ...

Lake Louise, Lake Louise, Canada travel blog

Lake Louise

A travel blog entry by pasoa

We spent one night in the Lake Louise HI, the coolest one yet with huge wooden ceilings and comfy couches everywhere. The Lake itself is so pretty, we climbed a trail from Lake Louise to Lake Agnes in the snow, it took about 2 hours each way and there's ...

Breath taking views of our hotel and mountains, Lake Louise, Canada travel blog

Breath taking views of our hotel and mountains

A travel blog entry by kjburton

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... this fire we could not get to the ice field and would head straight to Lake Louise the long way which would see us going through Banff which was to be our day after location. After a couple of non scheduled stops for lunch etc we finally  made it to ...

Banff - Week 6 and 7, Banff, Canada travel blog

Banff - Week 6 and 7

A travel blog entry by nickandmilly

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... on about 2 pints and couldn't stop giggling and falling over for the entire 2 hour journey home! Once back in dear old Banff, it was off to Melissa's with the rest of the IA guys for $1.75 gin and tonics, pints of a particularly ...

'As blue as your eyes', Lake Louise, Canada travel blog

'As blue as your eyes'

A travel blog entry by americantale

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... it was. The black bear of amazingness!  We continued our drive up to Moraine Lake which was beautiful. Tim made buddies with some ground squirrels and then we headed up to Banff which again was a beautifully scenic drive....   ...

Rocky Mountains, Banff, Canada travel blog

Rocky Mountains

A travel blog entry by wgielen

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... we het besluit genomen om niet naar Calgary af te reizen omdat het dan die dag Labor Day zou zijn. Dit is in Canada een vrije (maan)dag. Dit betekende een lang weekend voor de Canadezen en was tevens het laatste weekend voordat de scholen weer begonnen . ...

The wind chill of a Glacier, Banff, Canada travel blog

The wind chill of a Glacier

A travel blog entry by jklmasiatravel

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... , we didn’t like it.  We were on the road again heading back the way we came.  We were heading to Banff, which was approximately half an hour further from Lake Louise i.e. closer to Calgary.  Today the weather had cleared up.  ...

A Day in Banff, Banff, Canada travel blog

A Day in Banff

A travel blog entry by cdrjgreen

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... so restricted our free time activities a bit. For dinner we caught the local bus to town (2 seniors $2.00) to an Irish pub in Canada ???? Well it was good anyway. PS fuel is actually in litres so just a about same as home. Happy Birthday to our Josie ...

Frozen Lake Louise - Winter Wonderland, Lake Louise, Canada travel blog

Frozen Lake Louise - Winter Wonderland

A travel blog entry by mchyndman

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... occurring around the middle of the night but have been blocked out by the thick mist and cloud. In four more nights we move onto Banff, where I hope to get some close ups of the wildlife and also the Northern lights as there is much less cloud and snow - ...

Banff, Banff, Canada travel blog

Banff

A travel blog entry by jakob94

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Lake Louise + Lake Moraine, Lake Louise, Canada travel blog

Lake Louise + Lake Moraine

A travel blog entry by jakob94

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Banff, Week 5 - Exam Week!!, Banff, Canada travel blog

Banff, Week 5 - Exam Week!!

A travel blog entry by nickandmilly

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... are now both qualified Ski Instructors! As soon as the results were announced it was straight on the bus back to Banff for what would turn out to be the biggest Thursday night party so far. The party started on the bus ...

Up at the Lake(s), Banff, Canada travel blog

Up at the Lake(s)

A travel blog entry by davem8991

... title, blame Whitt). Whitt 'volunteered' to drive again and this time it was a 2 hour drive up to "Peyto Lake" in between Banff and Jasper on the Icefields Parkway (Route 93). Walked up a short hike to a viewpoint looking out over the lake where we ...

Rockie Mountaineer Day 2, Banff, Canada travel blog

Rockie Mountaineer Day 2

A travel blog entry by cdrjgreen

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Rocky Mountaineer Day 2 Well had to be up at 5:30 am Now its not good for retirees!! The train departed at 7 for Banff, 13 hrs later we arrived at 8:30 PM mountain time which is forward an hour crossing boprder into Alberta. Along the way it was flat ...

Around Banff, Banff, Canada travel blog

Around Banff

A travel blog entry by jowhiting

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... even more shame. You can actually see six mountain ranges from the summit of Sulphur Mountain and I definitely recommend people staying in Banff to do this experience. We took the bus back down into Banff and decided that we would do the Cave and Basin ...

The beauty of Lake Louise, Lake Louise, Canada travel blog

The beauty of Lake Louise

A travel blog entry by jklmasiatravel

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... 2 hours to Lake Louise.  From the highway, out of Calgary you start to see the Rockies from afar.  If you mention Canada to me, the picture of Lake Louise and the Fairmont Chateau pop into my head.   Upon check-in, after we were told ...

4 seasons in one day., Banff, Canada travel blog

4 seasons in one day.

A travel blog entry by burnsn

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... Calgary. I'm surprised it took 3hrs but I got to see the stampede rodeo stadium and a few extra view points. We travelled onto Banff getting to see more snow on the ground through the drizzle but the sight of the Rockies is still impressive. The river is ...

Big, Beautiful Canada, Lake Louise, Canada travel blog

Big, Beautiful Canada

A travel blog entry by mattandjen

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First things first... Happy Birthday to Jen! We spent a relaxing morning celebrating Jen's birthday before heading off on our travels and this morning felt like the first day that we were not completely knackered which made a very nice change. Our day ...

Living on the lake., Lake Louise, Canada travel blog

Living on the lake.

A travel blog entry by philo

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This will be our first white Christmas. We are both looking forward to it, but to be honest its scant compensation for all that we are missing at home. Chrimbo is never the same when you're away. Sure, we'll make the most of it ...

The Rockies Rock! (Part 2), Banff, Canada travel blog

The Rockies Rock! (Part 2)

A travel blog entry by cazza_macca

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... like a mini river running behind the hostel building which has a marsh behind it and mountains behind that. We could hear calls from Canada geese in the nearby marsh and humming birds were flying around the garden which I didn't expect to see at ...

lake louise, Lake louise, Canada travel blog

lake louise

A travel blog entry by campingfools

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... zoo. severe thunder and lightening storm. we decided not get to the stampede due to pricing and crowds. we are currently in lakelousie, banff national park. we went to yoho national park today and plan to spend a few days in jasper. the mountains are ...

Lake Louise => Disneyland, Lake Louise, Canada travel blog

Lake Louise => Disneyland

A travel blog entry by jkirby

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Day 22 As long as she's known me, Allison has been hearing me rave about how beautiful and relaxing my last stay in Lake Louise was and how great the hostel was. Turns out things are a lot different on a Canadian summer holiday weekend in August than ...

Made it to Banff, Banff, Canada travel blog

Made it to Banff

A travel blog entry by miss.chris

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... advice when needed. Dale also had to help with repairs. Needless to say, we were a little concerned when we started out on Canada Hwy 1 to cross over the mountains but the truck ran fine. Not a drop leaked out. We arrived in Banff late afternoon, got a ...

Arriving back in Banff, Banff, Canada travel blog

Arriving back in Banff

A travel blog entry by daslink

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After a pretty rushed effort just to arrive back in Canada, somehow I never thought international flights were supposed to go fast. However when all flights arrived early and the airline company changes your itinerary WITHOUT telling you to an earlier ...

Sulphur Mountain and Takkakaw Falls, Banff, Canada travel blog

Sulphur Mountain and Takkakaw Falls

A travel blog entry by davem8991

... has a spectacular colour to it (emerald, funnily enough). Then carried on to Takkakaw falls which are apparantly one of the highest in Canada. Got some great pictures of the falls and the rainbows cast by the sun off the fall's spray. Also saw the ...

Made it to Banff, Banff, Canada travel blog

Made it to Banff

A travel blog entry by ldambrosio1

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... , a hot shower, cappuccino and a good brunch that I can eat sitting down not while I am driving. Today, we spent in Banff catching up and shopping. It's a nice town, expensive though. We arrived here a midnight with the rocky mountains like pointy ...

Banff, Banff, Canada travel blog

Banff

A travel blog entry by twittg

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... . Got some food in town and checked e-mail. Stopped by the Vermillion Lakes and hiked around  little. Checked into the hostel at Banff (yay, no camping!). Back out to see more stuff. Went to Two Jack Lake and near to town to see the ...

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