HI-Mosquito Creek Wilderness Hostel

Hwy 93N Icefields Parkway, Banff, Banff National Park, Canadian Rockies, Alberta, T0L 1E0, Canada | Hostel
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This hostel, located on Hwy 93N Icefields Parkway, Banff, is near Sulphur Mountain Gondola, Brewster Snocoach, Cave and Basin Hot Springs, and Cave and Basin National Historic Site.
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    Travel Blogs from Banff

    Bears, laziness... And laziness!

    A travel blog entry by 5howarths on Aug 05, 2014

    3 comments, 9 photos

    ... had eaten the breakfast (or in my case tried to eat but failed miserably) we then headed up to the area that you get on the gondolas and got on them. THEY WERE AWESOME!!!!! We trundled up the mountains and chatted on the way, meanwhile we were looking for bears. We didn't see one until we got to the top where this massive grizzly bear who had apparently wandered up to picnic place and had then wandered away. The view on the way down was epic, you could see lake ...

    Icefields Parkway part 2, and down to Banff

    A travel blog entry by werryhoneymoon on Aug 05, 2014

    1 comment, 11 photos

    ... of crushed ice. There were rivulets of ice-cold meltwater cascading down off it, which obviously had to be sampled – fresh and tasty, I’m pleased to report! We had about 20 mins on the glacier, within strict boundaries, to move around, take photos and soak in the sensation of being on a piece of ice that is thicker than the Eiffel Tower is tall. We even had a rather comedy moment trying to get a passer-by to take a photo of us doing a ...

    The "Other" Rocky Mountains

    A travel blog entry by stebbsntoneman on Jul 10, 2014

    9 photos

    We headed west from Calgary, eager to see the Canadian Rockies and get back to our camping lifestyle. The mountains west of Calgary seem to appear out of nowhere, foregoing the foothill aspect of our hometown mountains, and jumping sky high straight out of the plains. We transitioned very quickly from cows on a farm, to steep, rocky slopes, climbing toward Banff. We arrived at the entry to the park behind a slew of other cars and waited our ...

    Banff

    A travel blog entry by phil_anna on Jul 04, 2014

    27 photos

    ... an hour or so, we sat by the river and dipped our toes in - lovely and refreshing! We walked back through the town and shops before finding The Old Spaghetti Factory. We ate here in Vancouver and it was lovely as well as cheap so we chose there again!! Both had the salad to start and ice cream to finish (included in the price) then Phil had ribs and I had steak. Both were yummy and we had a side of spaghetti bolognese, random, but it's better than chips when you think of the name of ...

    Lakes, Hoodoos and Hot Springs!

    A travel blog entry by simonandamanda on Jun 25, 2014

    ... away when the coal became too expensive to mine and also the National Parks did not want such industry within their borders. Looking at the photos was a poignant reminder that you may have a happy life but you never know what’s round the corner.

    We stopped in Banff and set off to find some dinner. We ended up at the Rose and Crown, the oldest pub in Banff, and enjoyed some good old pub food and a bottle of wine before getting a taxi back to the ...