Goat Mountain Lodge
Travel Blogs from Golden
... me to skip ahead to the 18th and then get back to Chelle in the 19th hole to escape the little buggers.
I shan’t reveal my score – suffice to say it was pretty average by my normal standards but quite good given the fact they were different clubs and I had never played the course before. Add in the amazing scenery and it was a very rewarding way to spend an afternoon/evening. Not even the mozzies could spoil that. ...
A drive to Lake Louise, I don't think you could ever get tired of this scenery and then it's time to ride the gondola/ chairlift. This is supposedly one of the best opportunities to catch sight of a bear and I think I wouldn't even mind that. Roberta is very excited that we spy one down below before he ambles off into the trees. A visit to the wildlife centre near the top of the gondola and then the return trip with another sighting of a grizzly bear. Paul and Rick have a better ...
... but when we tried it without tying there was no way it was going to work. Besides, my bike has these bars on the front that are perfect for tying the tow strap. So, we got things ‘tied up’ and I spent the next hour tethered 8 feet behind Claudio’s bike (Cole behind us riding shot gun) at speeds ranging from 25-45 miles per hour as we made our way to the town of Canmore. I’m not sure I’ll be invited to provide any ...
... was. The breakfast was eggs and ham and pancakes with maple syrup. After we finished breakfast Jack and Kyle went to the lake with Jonathan ( while Dad and Camie went to golf and lost). Jack and Kyle swam and dived of the docks for about about an hour then returned back to camp where they played football for two hours - Stephanie who didn't go to golf providing us with refreshments . Then Jack and Kyle went back to the lake this time taking a ball which ...
We set off early, heading East to Kicking Horse Mountain Resort. As we reached the Trans-Canada highway the scenery exploded into deep green, pine tree laden mountains, with craggy tops and snow tips and dropped down into opaque opal green rivers yand lakes. Along the way we crossed over from the Pacific time zone to Mountain time. Cue confusion and comparing watches, clocks, phone etc. until we realized what was going on! Kicking Horse is ...
Other places to stay in Golden
1024 11th Street North, Golden | Hotelfrom $136
1049 Trans Canada Hwy N, Golden | 3 star hotelfrom $116
1311 12th St North, Golden | 2 star hotelfrom $86
1200 12th street N, Golden | 2 star hotelfrom $68
915 - 10th Avenue South , Golden | 2 star hotelfrom $81
2924 Kicking Horse Road, Golden | Hotelfrom $130
1416 Golden View Rd , Golden | 3 star hotelfrom $66
1206 Trans-canada Highway, Golden | Hotelfrom $83
1439 Lafontaine Road, Golden | Hotelfrom $92