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Big Hill Springs Provincial Park

Wanting to see want was around our new community, the closest hike we found online was Big Hill Springs Provincial Park.  Only a few minutes west of our home, we headed out after dinner to check it out. The boys … Continue reading

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Maligne Lake, Jasper

Maligne Lake is always a beautiful place to stop for a walk.  We say a deer here (this time it didn’t charge).

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Time To Pick Up The Boys

The boys had a great vacation, but it was time to drive to the kootenays and pick up the boys.  While there we did get time to visit, and took a drive up Baker Mountain.  A short and easy drive, … Continue reading

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Day 3 Exploring Jasper

We started the day with a walk around Athabasca Falls, a beautiful spot.   Then we dropped the trailer and headed to Maligne Lake, to talk the boat tour to Spirit Island.  This is a spectacular area, and a fun … Continue reading

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Day 3 Icefields Parkway

A quick breakfast and we headed out.  With limited fuel left we couldn’t explore too much, so we only took a few small detours as we headed for jasper. On the west side of Abraham lake there were even more … Continue reading

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Day 1 Abraham Lake

The boys started summer vacation out with their grandparents, camping in the Rockies.  This gave us a chance to explore without kids. After work the two of us headed out to Abraham Lake.   We took back roads to Rocky … Continue reading

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Bear Hump Hike – Waterton

The last day we packed up our trailer and made one last stop before leaving the park, Bear Hump.  This is a short hike, but a little steep.  The view from the top was amazing, and made it all worth … Continue reading

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Red Rock Canyon and Blakiston Falls

Red Rock Canyon is a beautiful place, and lots of fun to explore, however the boys saw water and all they wanted to do was swim. Once they where ready to warm up, we headed down the trail further to … Continue reading

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Natural Bridge, Yoho National Park

The natural bridge being just off the road made it perfect for the boys, as they could stop explore and jump back in the car before they had a chance to get bored.   A beautiful place, it was worth … Continue reading

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Bow falls Trail, Banff

We left the car parked at the museum and headed down the trail to Bow falls.  Before even leaving town we saw an Elk. It is an easy walk along the river, with a view of the falls.  Oddly this … Continue reading

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