Travel Blogs from Golden
With regret it was time to leave the wonderful Canadian Rockies. The route was South West on Highway 1, then along 93 to Kootenay National Park. En route there was:
Marble Canyon – good for a 30 minute walk
The town of Radium Springs – providing a rest stop but not much …
Drove to the Athabasca River, through the Jasper National park. Saw wonderful scenery and rivers, waterfalls, Drove up to the Columbia Glacier Field, where we avoided the main route and walked to a beautiful blue part of the glacier. Gordon and I then walked onto the main glacier, and half way up, until there was little grit so we felt we should go …
Another beautiful day. So far the weather has been great. Today we left Kelowna for Golden B.C. Before we left Kelowna, we took a walk through the waterfront area, where a dragon boat festival was taking place. Lots of paddlers. Then it was off to Revelstoke for lunch. Driving along hwy 97 we passed through some small towns, but kept going admiring …
... to the main room of the hostel. She reluctantly does her math and we grab books and electronic toys and head for the common room.
A few other guests are sitting quietly reading or having a glass a of wine. The hostel policy is no alcohol in the rooms but a few drinks ...
... definitely had the right idea about getting more knowledge about them
into the public. The company also
ran hiking tours where you could “Walk with the wolves”, that would have been a
lot of fun had we not been there at the end of the day of Saturday, and they
didn’t run hikes on Sundays.
We decided to camp in Golden, BC, at the Golden Community
Park. We had an AMAZING dinner at
the White Tooth Bistro, it was a ...