Tunnel Mountain Resort
Travel Blogs from Banff
Another later start this morning, and we checked out of the Delta Banff Royal Canadian Lodge at around 12. I asked the hotel receptionist for suggestions on what to do in Banff and she mentioned the Sulphur Mountain Gondola. The concierge brought up the web cams on his computer showing the top of the mountain and the weather and view.
Up this morning around 9, got ready and headed into downtown Banff for breakfast at about 10. We settled on a place called Coyotes and I hammered the mountain man breakfast and Dylan salmon scrambled eggs. The potatoes had a Mexican spice to them.
After breakfast around 10:45 we drove through Banff to the Fairmont Banff Springs Hotel to …
We had a lazy morning and after a nice sleep in, we hopped in the car and went to Lake Minnewanka for the afternoon. Another breathtaking lake with beautiful scenery. We had some fries at the Elk and Oarsman hotel where we sat upstairs looking down at the busy main street of Banff. It is our last night in Canada. Tomorrow we head off early and start our trek back towards the USA.
We had a fun and educational morning at the Tyrrell Museum of Palaeontology. There are so many activities you can do (even dinosaur excavation!) but we had slept in, so we looked at the interactive displays at the museum only.
It took three hours to drive from Drumheller to Banff. It is too hard to describe the breathtaking views as you …
We hopped up early at 5.30am to drive to Field in British Columbia to go white water rafting on the "Kicking Horse River"!!! Ed, our team leader was really funny and was from Wales. There was another team leader from Bendigo and the office lady was from Bairnsdale! We suited up in our wetsuits, helmuts and jackets, and had the safety talk on what …
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- Shuttle bus service
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking