Travel Blogs from Kamloops
Whistler Sunny 7 degrees at 10.00am-forecast 17 Kamloops 23 degrees We went out at about 8.15 to have another look at Whistler and to watch the skiers and snowboarders start their day on the slopes. It's a beautiful morning, sunny and doesn't feel very cold at all. We checked out at 10 and started today's drive. The road passes through some amazing …
... country... too scared to eat at the Cookhouse incase the only things on the menu were beaver steaks and possum pie! Cue the banjo ..
Then saw a beacon in the night , yes it 'twas an A&W Burger house. We were all pleasantly surprised (totally shocked actually) at how good it was.
Several more hours driving through the night until we finally arrived in Kamloops around 11pm. Good job driver Jeff. Totally ...
... to all but trains. Driving south on the Yellowhead Highway Doug became quite concerned that a chap in a car had overtaken us then swerved on to the shoulder, screeching to a halt. Quite what he intended to do about this I'm not sure as I was driving but the reason for the sudden manouevre was clear. At least to me... grazing quietly at the side of the road was a Cariboo, a animal which looks pretty much like a reindeer. Doug's concentration on the ...
... on his own by the end. Great fun by all. Really good value , half the price of Sun Peaks and just as much to do if not more . The road was not as well maintained , but we are all good with the car and M&S tyres and no time pressure on us. The lady in the cafe a Canadian, lived in Townsville at Hermit Park back in late 80,s and taught ice skating lessons at the Ice rink in Currajong ??? It is a small ...
... The drive back was good and easy considering the snow the day before! We stopped again at revelstoke for something to eat and then hit the road agin to kamloops. The driving was easy and we made Kamloops in good time! Im not really a fan of Kamloops I think the tourist sights give you the wrong impression. It may have been due to season but the river was very low and there isnt much green..I like green!! It just seemed as if there was ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking