Travel Blogs from Jasper National Park
After several checks and re-checks of our condo in Banff -- to make sure we'd left nothing behind -- we were on the road north toward Jasper before 0930. The sky did something it hadn't done in a week, and this is cloud up. By the time we passed by Lake Louise again, the clouds were fully set in and there was a steady rain. We were on the so-called …
Abbiamo dormito al Tekarra Lodge, in uma stanzina minuscola di una
struttura tutta in legno nel bosco, sopra al ristorante. cena in centro a
Jasper perche' il ristorante del Lodge chiudeva alle 21.30 e non ci ha
accettato nonostante fossimo arrivati alle 21.35: poco male, piatto
unico di carne alla steak house in centro, poi a …
... s delight especially. He has inherited Dan's eagle eye for spotting creatures, and is giddy every time a new one crosses our path! Among our favorites, at VERY close range, were pikas, marmots, and bighorn sheep, and at a bit healthier distance a black bear and a bull elk. Add to all this wildlife some of the most amazing mountain views I've ever seen, and it is almost overwhelming! I think I will let our pictures speak for themselves on ...
... and this certainly gives us a different view.
We returned to where this all began at the Glacier View Inn . . . it is about 10:30 a.m. We made a pit stop in the GVI before having to endure the ride with picturesque after picturesque site over every hill and around every curve. And, even though we have traveled this down, it is a different view going back. I tried to get a photo of the big construction project . . . but we had no wait for the ...
We've totally loved the mountains but are excited to escape the crowds. We are off for four nights to Rocky Mountain Escape. It's a group of three little log cabins in the Willmore Wilderness area, run by a great lady called Laura. She has a couple of volunteers that help her run her Eco-business. It's going to be great - no cooking or groceries for 5 ...
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- Free parking
- Kids activities or Babysitting
- Pets allowed