BEST WESTERN PLUS Valemount Inn & Suites
Travel Blogs from Valemount
... Kamloops. We saw 2 more black bears, these were adults but no pics as there was nowhere safe to pull over at the time.
I'm sure your sick of be saying this but "The scenery was breathtaking" and then we pulled up at the park and yes the scenery was breathtaking still. Sorry...
We are all really settling into the motor home life now and everybody is happy and well.
Scott, Kylie, Amelia and ...
... many of them due to the low cloud. Did get to see two black bears by the roadside, but unable to stop for a photo. After Valemount we turned away from the Columbia Mtns east to the Rockies and Alberta. Stopped at the Rearguard Falls. These are so named as the falls are a barrier to salmon heading 800 miles from the sea up river to breed. Only the strongest can get this far. The falls are ...
... the river here. This is a small community so the loss must have been felt by all. Stopped at McBride for more groceries, beautiful little town surrounded by snow capped mountains. Got a great spot at Mount Robson PP (tallest mountain in the Rocky Mt. range) Free showers, road bikes around, went for a ...
... Valemount, BC. For the record, the speedometer on the bike before I left read 1049km. How many kilometres will it read when it returns? No matter what I did, today just had that feel about it. The feel of a 'first day'. It took me longer than anticipated to get rolling in the morning, stuff just wasn't fitting in the hard cases right. So, I left a few things behind.... Then, I basically doubled the mileage on the new bike in one day. I am glad to ...
... in life!
Valemount is a small town, built in a flat spot at the base of Mount Robson, normally it is a quiet town but this week has seen its numbers swell with travellers using the diversion to avoid the Trans Canada Highway east of Banff which is still shut due to the flooding in Alberta. This diversion makes a 4 hour trip into a two day trip. I don't think I'll complain about diversions and roadworks any more.
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility