Travel Blogs from Banff, Canada

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Jasper to Lake Louise, Division No. 15, Canada travel blog

Jasper to Lake Louise

A travel blog entry by crafterno1

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Early morning start, put bags out at 6-30am and then off to breakfast. Board the bus at 8-15am. As I mentioned before, there were lots of animals to see, and some silly ones as well as you will see in the pics. Today we made our way to Athabasca Falls ...

Lake Louise to Banff, Banff, Canada travel blog

Lake Louise to Banff

A travel blog entry by crafterno1

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... the original price was hidden and we saw it was $400CA. So I think I won on that. Got to our castle in the woods the Banff Fairmont Hotel and again we have the top floor, so lucky. We also had private time with a Mounty, who explained all about their roll ...

1, 2, 3, scored a job!, Banff, Canada travel blog

1, 2, 3, scored a job!

A travel blog entry by georgie891

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So after Portsmouth set out on his death wish trip.. I decided to go into town and do a resume drop. I'd seen heaps of stores with 'HELP WANTED' signs so that was a good start! First off was Tony Roma's 'famous for ribs!' (Apparently!) Went in, asked ...

Lake Louise, Division No. 15, Canada travel blog

Lake Louise

A travel blog entry by middlemoss

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Had an early start and headed off to the hills for a 12 km hike doing a circuit up Big Beehive ! Kids did really well ( we walked them from 9-4 and it was steep!) views and weather we equally spectacular and we all loved it. At an elevation nearly as ...

Tunnel Mountain, Banff, Canada travel blog

Tunnel Mountain

A travel blog entry by louiseandblake

This morning we didn't wake until about 10am. Something that we haven't had the opportunity to do in a long time! Once up and moving we decided to go to the safeway to grab a bite of brekky and start our walk up Tunnel Mountain - the mountain with no ...

Mutiny!, Division No. 15, Canada travel blog

Mutiny!

A travel blog entry by burnsn

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We're learning a little of the Canadian way of life along the way, such as a late night could be 9pm! Arriving at a restaurant at 8pm , you will either find it closed, or if not, the kitchen is likely to be, likewise coffee shops at 10am. I'm not sure ...

Big West Rockies Tour, Shuswap Lake To Banff, Canada travel blog

Big West Rockies Tour

A travel blog entry by christine-colly

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Day two began with HILL BILLY GO-KARTING....$8 for 15minutes how could Colin refuse the chance to knock someone off track!! The smile on his face explains it all!! ROGERS PASS which has the most avalanches in the world (lucky there wasn't mush snow) ...

Banff - Day 3, Banff, Canada travel blog

Banff - Day 3

A travel blog entry by whernside

... lunch it was bloody cold! We headed back down and made our plans for our afternoon hike, first we headed to Bow falls, 1km from Banff, some impressive falls, good views of Rundle, god i wanted to climb that peak so bad!! In the aftie we headed to Sundance ...

Day 6 Banff  To Lake Louise, Lake Louise, Canada travel blog

Day 6 Banff To Lake Louise

A travel blog entry by murphy1171

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Day 6  Banff to Lake Louise  Please click Title under photo's to Goto ...

Lake Louise, Lake Louise, Canada travel blog

Lake Louise

A travel blog entry by ozdan_2006

... so I was up at 6.30am to get all my gear together and double check it all before I checked-out. It was a chilly morning in Banff, someone said it was about 6 or 7 degrees but the wind made it just that little bit too cold. That jumper is starting to ...

Lake Louise - Snow, snow and more snow!!!, Lake Louise, Canada travel blog

Lake Louise - Snow, snow and more snow!!!

A travel blog entry by kwilliamson

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... a huge screen TV.  Brent has just found a new episode of NCIS so he set for a while. -  Tomorrow we are off to Banff which is only about 40kms away.  We are going to hit some hot springs there that are meant to be 47c!!!!  Should be ...

Day 3, Banff, Canada travel blog

Day 3

A travel blog entry by cbphoenix

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... bodies in the bags. Headed north from the border to Calgary and skirted around Calgary to miss some of the traffic and headed west to Banff. Spent the whole day driving through the park and it was amazing I could spend 2 weeks in this park it is amazing a ...

Lake Louise -Fantastic, Lake Louise, Canada travel blog

Lake Louise -Fantastic

A travel blog entry by cdrjgreen

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... . Even though only about 50 kms distant we spent the most of the day viewing the sights of the surrounding areas. Raining when leaving Banff which made for low cloud, but not long before it cleared. Cheryls quite words to up above must have worked! First ...

in the rockies, Banff, Canada travel blog

in the rockies

A travel blog entry by gonroamin

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Found a nice little B+ B  (second B = bagels in fridge, not great), but first B was good, and quIte cheap. visited Johnson's Canyon in the afternoon, the car park was full, not a good sign. As we started walking there were loads of people on the ...

Beautiful Banff, Banff National Park, Canada travel blog

Beautiful Banff

A travel blog entry by adyadas

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The mountain town of Canada - Banff is one of our all-time favorite places to visit. The Rocky Mountains surround you from every side, the smell of crisp mountain air and the abundance of the glacier lakes and rivers give rich green landscapes as far as ...

Sulphur Mountain Trek, Banff, Canada travel blog

Sulphur Mountain Trek

A travel blog entry by turnerwode

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... air. The sun was already up, and I wanted to get maximum time in the mountains. I walked down the road to the Banff Cave and Springs tourist attraction (the original springs in town, however they are now closed for swimming) it doesn't ...

Kootenay National Park:  Stanley Glacier Trail., Kootenay National Park, Canada travel blog

Kootenay National Park: Stanley Glacier Trail.

A travel blog entry by drfumblefinger

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... National Park is the trail to Stanley Glacier, situated in British Columbia near Alberta, close to Castle Junction in Banff National Park.  The trail provides a great half day hiking opportunity.  It's an 8.5 km round trip hike ...

Beauty Everywhere, Lake Louise, Canada travel blog

Beauty Everywhere

A travel blog entry by the2poes

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... to be in the park.  Diesel fuel in Canada was around $5.25 (US) per gallon!  I'll quit complaining about the costs in Canada now.  We had originally thought we would spend around a month in Canada, but decided 2 weeks was enough.  ...

Several Reasons Why Bikes Are Shit, Banff, Canada travel blog

Several Reasons Why Bikes Are Shit

A travel blog entry by doove

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... came into play so drove another couple of hundred kilometres to Yoho National Park where saw the second biggest waterfall in Canada after Niagra which was pretty sweet, before realising it was actually pretty late and heading back via some more ...

...and bears, oh my, Lake Louise, Canada travel blog

...and bears, oh my

A travel blog entry by ldambrosio1

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Lake Louise is a 45 minute drive from Banff. Surrounded by jagged, craggy peaks and receding glaciers, Lake Louise glimmers with a green glow, like liquid emeralds. The trails winds around the area giving hikers and opportunity to experience the ...

Off to Canada, Banff, Canada travel blog

Off to Canada

A travel blog entry by reece_k

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From Pavones I headed down to Panama city for awhile before going to Canada. Stayed in an awsome place in Panama city called Lunes Castle, the place even had its own movie theatre, for the first couple of night I was in Panama city I was wondering why the ...

Day 6 Banff, Banff, Canada travel blog

Day 6 Banff

A travel blog entry by jas20j

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... into town for the Rocky Mountain Round Up. We enjoyed authentic cuisine, local entertainment and western hospitality. The Fairmont Banff Springs (The Castle in the Rockies) was constructed by the General Manager of the Canadian Pacific Railway, ...

Many Mammal Moments Mashed Into Multiple Minutes, Banff, Canada travel blog

Many Mammal Moments Mashed Into Multiple Minutes

A travel blog entry by max1998

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... by the Canadian railroad about 100 years ago- we explored this a bit and it was nice, but not as special as the Banff hotel. Dinner was at the Mountain restaurant with a view of the glaciers around Lake Louise. We all ordered the burgers, which were ...

Putting the

Putting the "Work" in "Working Holiday"

A travel blog entry by jess1833

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... a floor with it. It's nice to meet people that are settled too, I've met people I will never ever forget in Eastern Canada but also will probably never be in contact with again due to travelling in different directions. So it's cool that I can go down to ...

It is a beautiful lake indeed, Lake Louise, Canada travel blog

It is a beautiful lake indeed

A travel blog entry by kaybe

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Banff National Park, Banff, Canada travel blog

Banff National Park

A travel blog entry by denisita

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This is what Villa Catedral in Bariloche would look like with proper planning and sufficient investment. Surrounded by the Rockies, the town is full of inns and hotels, cute shops and good restaurants. Everything has an Alpine flavor to it - the ...

First weekend and week 2, Lake Louise, Canada travel blog

First weekend and week 2

A travel blog entry by bobasaurus

... the bus travelling through typical British Columbia mountain side with the view if castle mountain being a highlight. Once we got into Banff first stop was breakfast at a cool little cafe called mellisa's. The omlette was awesome and I later found out ...

The Rockies Rock! (Part 1), Banff, Canada travel blog

The Rockies Rock! (Part 1)

A travel blog entry by cazza_macca

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... into you.  You do however, not need encouragement to fall in love with the Rockies.  The sheer beauty of this part of Canada is breathtaking and I loved every second of being there. On our first day of the tour we drove just out of Banff to ...

Banff and Lake Louise, Lake Louise, Canada travel blog

Banff and Lake Louise

A travel blog entry by 10sandy

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... 750 rooms!  Quite impressive!  After that we saw the Lake Louise Chateau and truthfully it is not as majestic as the Banff Springs, but beautiful none the less.  We will have lunch here tomorrow. We then went up to Morine Lake and got ...

Banff, Banff, Canada travel blog

Banff

A travel blog entry by ianfairnie

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We spent one night in Banff before continuing or drive to ...

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