Canadian Rockies Chalets
Travel Blogs from Canmore
Mel and Dennice arrived with their 16 year old grandson, at lunch time. They are staying at Sandee's in Calgary, about an hour away. We went into Canmore to check out the Folk Festival activities. The 7 Seater Ford Flex came into its own today! Alison (Jim's daughter) and Morne took Dusty to the kids concert, ...
... delight there were loads of tame Golden mantled Ground squirrels which posed for us..
Finlay back down at town level we get the bus back to town..
There is a market set up at one end of town with Fruit n Veg as well as all sorts of craft stuff
From here we went to the ...
... Tonight we are in Brooks in southern Alberta. There's not a whole lot here but there is a distinct smell of cow poo wherever you go so I guess that means we are officially in cattle country. Tomorrow we head into the heart of the prairies as we cross into Saskatchewan the bread basket of the world, famous for its huge wheat production. Will let you know what we find. Bec xx Kilometres driven: ...
... On this basis, many valleys across the Canadian Rockies have limited access. This does not mean that a person respecting all the rules can not run in to giant grizzly. The bear is a wild animal , and goes wherever wants to go and where is food. And it can be easily your campsite or tent if you leave something attractic unattended . The bear has supposedly 7 times better sense of smell than the best dog .
The next day we stayed camping at Lake Magog and took day ...
Oh my god we have just arrived in the nicest little place in the World - Banff! It is amazing! We are both feeling so much better now we are out of the city! The hostel was gorgeous, it's basically like a log cabin and everyone is so friendly (not they haven't been everywhere, I just wanted to big up the place a little more)! If you go into the woods today be sure for a big surprise - I thought that song was nonsense but apparently not here in the Rockies, they got bears, ...
How has this ranch rated in the past?
- Shuttle bus service
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
- Pets allowed