Waterton Glacier Suites
Travel Blogs from Waterton Lakes National Park
Sunday 13 October
We got up pretty early and walked back to View Point #4 for a final sit and a view. The drive to Holly's along the Bow Valley Trail went well and much to Holly and Emile's surprise we found their place without a phone call. Emile had to go and fix a neighbour's fence post so we had breakfast with Holly; she made a great …
Over the last few years I have written about a number of locations that I have traveled to, but have never taken the time to write about the place I hold most dear. As such, I have decided that I will slowly over the coming months... years (?)... decades (???) attempt to bore you with my adventures, exploits and experiences in Waterton Lakes National Park.
For those of you who have spent time in Waterton Park, I hope the entries in this blog will ...
... and some estimate that the glaciers might totally disappear by 2020.
We did get off the road a few times for short hikes. One was on the Trail of the Cedars where there are lots of old, tall cedars along a very picturesque river. This is a short hike through the woods over wooden boardwalks and bridges. Another hike was along the Sunrift Gorge where a strong glacial river was flowing. Both really relaxing and nice ...
The views at Waterton national park have definitely lived up to our expectations; the glacier fed lakes are amazing and the views of the Canadian Rockies are pretty spectacular. The first day was spent lakeside catching some sun, swimming and reading. However, a 3pm lightning storm (including hail and torrential rain) quickly ruined that idea as we scurried back to the safety of Lola.
The following morning we had planned ...
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- Wheelchair accessibility
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