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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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Lucerne, Mt Robson Provincial Park

Due to construction the 20 minute drive to Lucerne Campground took 2 hours with the delays caused by multiple construction sites .  Setting up camp was quick, but we didn’t want to drive back into Jasper with the delays, so … Continue reading

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Camping at Lakelse Lake Provincial Park

Having never been past Vanderhoof on Hwy 16, traveling to Terrace was a real treat.  Beautiful mountains, rivers and lakes.  Being coastal mountains, even though I had never been there, it felt like home. We camped in Lakelse Lake Provincial … Continue reading

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Public Loop Road | Dinosaur Provincial Park

For our last day in the park we explored the Public Loop Road, with a few short hikes and fossil displays to explore. The fossil displays were great.  The first they had build a building around the remains they had … Continue reading

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Fossil Safari | Dinosaur Provincial Park

The trip and museums where all fun, however this was the highlight of the trip, the Fossil Safari.  It started at the Royal Tyrrell Field Station, where we got onto a little bus and drove into the restricted area of … Continue reading

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Royal Tyrrell Field Station | Dinosaur Provincial Park

  Also by the Coulee Viewpoint trail head is the Royal Tyrrell Field Station.  It has a small museum focusing on Dinosaurs and early fossil hunters of the area. For a small building the quality of the displays was amazing. … Continue reading

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Coulee Viewpoint Trail | Dinosaur Provincial Park

After a full day of travelling to Drumheller, checking out the Dinosaur Museum then traveling again to Dinosaur Provincial Park, we got a late start to exploring our campsite. With a staircase by our site leading to the Coulee Viewpoint … Continue reading

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Camping in Dinosaur Provincial Park

Camping in the badlands is unlike anywhere we have camped before.  We were lucky as it was cloudy while we were there, ranging from 20 to 28 during the day, and not the high 40’s it climbs to at times. … Continue reading

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Dinosaur Provincial Park | Entrance Viewpoint

Driving towards the park, it is fields for as far as you can see, then at the last minute the Badlands appear below.  Much bigger than I expected they are impressive to see, much more so than they appear in … Continue reading

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Moose Lake | Mt Robson Provincial Park

Moose lake is a beautiful lake, with highway 16 running along the north side.  We have driven by this lake many times.  This time we stopped and the boys played with heir boats in the water.   The rain that … Continue reading

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