Residence & Conference Centre - Kamloops
Travel Blogs from Kamloops
All aboard today on the Rocky Mountaineer train from Jasper to Kamloops. Left our hotel room 6am to be picked up and taken to station,the train left at 8.15 am. What followed was simply a most wonderful relaxing day, taking in the sights that were simply gob-smacking. The experience made me realise just how much the natural beauty of Mother Nature really does mean to me,I could see beauty in every direction in almost every situation,except for the large ...
... The Trans Canada Highway crosses over Rogers Pass. I saw a Howitzer Canon. It was there because they used to use it for avalanche control. We also saw jagged mountain peaks as well as these avalanche slopes. Avalanches had taken down all the trees.
Last night, we stayed at Martha Creek Provincial Park on a huge ...
... front of our van, silly adolescent bear! Mum and Michael had the perfect view! Really hope I get the opportunity to see a bear soon! Once we got to Kamloops it was quite a boring large concrete town, in the valley of the mountains. Not much to do when there's no rodeo in town, so we changed our booking to just the 1 night. We got to our park on a lake and chilled, reading a book on the lakeside. Looking forward to the true Rockies tomorrow, onto ...
... outrageous things and continuously slowed down on the hi-way to try and point them out! Safe to say, we never saw anything though google later did reveal that parts of this were based on truth, but totally exaggerated! Sore-point? We worked out we were paying this dude $2 a minute for that trip! Furious but no other means to get to the mountain without a car!
Free rentals and accommodation courtesy of Brooke’s mate and out by 11am for FULL and BEST DAY EVER OF SKIING ...
... 3 week salmon run!!! Derek was in his element watching the salmon try and succeed to make their way through the rapids (this point at the canyon was 51m deep). Another pick up item for Derek was a fishing jumper which is nice and thick that he will be able to use in the winter back home! Now to try stuff that in the bags somehow. Back on the road we headed into Vancouver for yep even more road ...
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- Wheelchair accessibility
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