Ponderosa Motor Inn
Travel Blogs from Golden
So after having such a delectable dinner last night, we finally get ready the next morning to leave British Colombia behind and head east towards our next destination, Alberta. The bus trip took longer as usual, but at least we went to some stops along the way such as Hope and eating Chinese food for lunch at Lotus Inn Restaurant (by the way, I was …
... us doing at least 30 over the speed limit. I mutter something about that is how people drive off the edge of a cliff. Well, less than 5 minutes later we see Mr BMW pulled over by the police! Justice served!
This day has been cloudy and sometimes ...
... They were both very close to the road, and we videoed the black bear eating a piece of pizza! Later on in the trip, we stopped at the Spiral Tunnels. These are tunnels that go through the mountain, spiraling the train track around the mountain to stop the track from being so steep. If the train is long enough, it goes underneath itself because of the spiraled train track, which is pretty cool. We then moved on to the town of Golden, where we stayed the ...
... sure how it changed) but for more than 10,000 yrs it was feared by the people because of the Spirits.
We then drove not far, to Lake Louise, the most famous of the Rocky mountain lakes. With it's emerald hues fed by the Victoria glacier and Moraine lake.
We had a brief coffee and then walked for 1hr 30 mins along it’s shaded shore. Then on further, the most ...
... up, me being interested in nature started talking to them about the bears in the area while Shellie went to make the most of photo opportunities. The rangers were educating people about the bears and what we could do to help protect them, after speaking with them for a while and asking lots of questions, its amazing the work that they do. It was really interesting. Back in the van we made our way to the campsite, along the way crossing Park Bridge which opened in 2007 and is ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking