Hostel Bear

1002 Bow Valley Trail, Canmore, Canadian Rockies, Alberta, T1W 1N6, Canada | 2 star hostel
Prices starting from $63.00

Travel Blogs from Canmore

Goat Creek Trail from above Canmore to Banff

A travel blog entry by suzieb2


... time searching, we opted to head back to Goat Creek parking where you can find the trail heads for Ha Ling Peak and Goat Creek Trail. Ha Ling is a shorter hike (about 5 km I believe) but pretty much a steep climb the whole way up. Goat Creek is more of a 2 track bike trail /old fire road that starts on a gentle downhill, across Spray River , and then up the other side, ending at the Banff Springs ...

Snow everywhere as far as you can see.

A travel blog entry by prawn0


... We also had a mini snowball fight and a couple of us attempted snow angels. All in all I think it's safe to say I enjoyed playing in the snow. We also walked past the huge ridiculously fancy resort that sits on the edge of the lake that is fairly overwhelming and intimidating. Inside was even more impressive though with big chandeliers and grander staircases. Honestly it was all a bit over the top but I suppose the guest are paying top dollar so they want all those extras. ...

Beautiful Banff (and Lake Louise)

A travel blog entry by baumyj


... the sun was still shining on the mountains (most of the day had been cloudy and even light snow) and we had layers of clothing, so we decided to go up Sulphur Mountain in case the weather was not flash tomorrow.

From the gondola we could see the path we could have walked up - about a 2 hour walk. We were happy to just do a few hundred meter walk to the top. The views were great towards Banff - although the other direction was in cloud. At the ...

Day 3 - enroute to Canmore

A travel blog entry by elegantlyeco


... downtown. 7.05am Getting closer to the mountains, they are blue grey shadows in the distance. There are more trees now. Small ponds dot the sides of the roads. Just passed some horses grazing in a pasture. Beautiful. It's amazing how far away the mountains seem. Then you turn round a bend & they seem so much closer. Is that mist or fog I see rising off the mountains? The sun is slowly coming up & revealing the colour of the mountains. So pretty. Nature never fails to amaze ...

I saw a fucking elk

A travel blog entry by robotsthatfly


... WALL MART. wall mart is so amazing it honestly has everything and anything there was a freakin McDonald's restaurant inside it! After exploring a very scary and vacant shopping center we headed back to the hotel restaurant we ate a rack of ribs each drinks lots of beer and fell asleep in our less that fancy stop over hotel. Our next door neighbor decided at 2:00am to put there TV on the highest setting and continually flush there toilet. after taking enough ...

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This 2 star hostel, located on 1002 Bow Valley Trail, Canmore, is near Snowy Owl Sled Dog Tours, Oh Canada Eh Dinner Show, Grotto Canyon, and Canmore Museum & Geoscience Centre.
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