Ramada Limited Golden
Travel Blogs from Golden
The trip to Golden included driving through Mt Revelstoke National Park and Glacier National Park. We had planned to stop at the Giant Ceder boardwalk and the Skunk Cabbage trail, however the roads were closed due to the snow; as were most of the trials along the way.
Therefore we arrived at Golden alot earlier than anticipated and had to …
We had booked to stay in a campground for my birthday and a couple of extra days. The campsite was 20km from town so we did a bit of life admin in the morning. Matt dropped me off at the Laundromat whilst he did birthday food shopping, I spent my laundromat time chatting to locals whom shared with me their very interesting life stories. Matt returned with his various goodies hidden away, and we headed off to ...
Tami with no furnace can be chilly when in the Selkirk Mountains in September. Another beautiful sunny day helped warm us up quickly. The Illecillewaet Campground in Glacier National Park is located where Glacier House of the Canadian Pacific Railway used to be, just to the west of Roger's Pass. Glacier House was a mountain resort built in the 1890s and was one of the stops on the CPR. In its prime it had 90 rooms and consisted of ...
... 5 mins to walk around but it was good to stretch our legs and we were on bear patrol though we didn't see anything!
I forgot everything is half English and half in French so we discovered that my French accent is bloody good. No idea what I"m saying but sounds alright.
We stopped in one of the campsites in Glacier which had a number of long and short trails. We opted for the shortest trail which probably took 45 minutes there and back. It took us to ...
... sky. And the atmosphere when the sun set early in the evening and put the millions of cristals hanging all around the hotel into a red light and making the rooms feel like stalactite caves.
Even though we were almost cut from the outside world we never lost our motivation. We shovelled snow every day and with sore muscels we celebrated Halloween, went to the army bar on the other side of the road or had Karaoke evenings. I will miss all this, and think ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility