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Banff vonden we een erg leuke plaats en het hotel is ook goed bevallen! Omdat we vandaag een flink stuk zouden rijden en aardig wat stops wilden maken, vertrokken we om 9 uur. Toen hadden we al ontbeten, getankt en boodschappen gedaan. Dat vroege opstaan in Nederland werpt hier zijn vruchten af:-) We hadden een strak blauwe lucht toen we vertrokken …
... whole day). After a slight intake of breath at the $64 per person price tag (whoever owns this set up must be one of the richest people in Canada as the price didn’t seem to be deterring many people), we figured that this was our one chance to go, so we dug deep and bought a ticket for the next cruise at 11am.
Having killed some time having a highly mediocre hot chocolate from the restaurant overlooking the lake, we took our seats at ...
... had raged a few days earlier. Crews were still mopping up. At the Saskatchewan Crossing, three rivers converge; the Mistaya River from the south, the Howse River from the west, the North Saskatchewan from the north that arises in the Columbia Icefield and empties into Lake Winnipeg. Not long after leaving the Crossing Village, we get to see a Black Bear grazing along the road verge. Nothing like a Bear to cause traffic chaos along this ...
... back up the river to a sandy area to wash. The water was absolutely freezing, no surprises there! You don't come to the Rockies to swim leisurely. We washed ourselves as best we could without our feet going numb.
It was well worth it because afterwards we were refreshed and feeling much cleaner.We had a group dinner, everyone pitched in to make burritos in the common room. We then had a few drinks around a bonfire until it was time to go to ...
This road called the Icefield Parkway, is so beautiful that you must visit. Hanging glaciers, snowfields, and steep slopes of granite. The roads are busy and we see more black bear along the road.
Lee's rear tire had bee wearing so fast you can see it change every day. We figure it wont last till he gets to Fairbanks where he has two new tires waiting. He gets with wife Kathy via text (which is ...
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- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
TravelPod Member ReviewsMaligne Lodge Jasper
Erg simpel, kleine kamers en geen lift..duur voor wat je ervoor krijgt. Daarbij komt dat er een snelweg naast het hotel ligt en er regelmatig een trein langs komt.
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