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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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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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Medicine Lake, Jasper National Park

On the way to town we stopped at Medicine Lake.  This lake drains into an underground river, but through small openings, so it just seems to disappear.  I would like to visit one year when it has vanished. It was … Continue reading

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Punchbowl Falls | Jasper National Park

Our first stop on Miette Hotsprings Road was Punchbowl Falls.  With no where to really hike this was the first time I felt like the boys wanted to do more at a stop like this.  With a small bridge over … Continue reading

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Overland Falls | Mt Robson Provincial Park

Just east of the visitors center we stopped for the short walk to Overland Falls.  The boys have seemed to do really well with shorter walks, as it keeps them from getting bored and willing to go on the next … Continue reading

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Lucerne Campground | Mt Robson Provincial Park

For our first camping trip we headed off towards Jasper, however with only the over flow left we continued on just past the Alberta Border into BC and Mt Robson Provincial Park.  Lucerne Campground is on Yellowhead lake, and with … Continue reading

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World’s Largest Truck

We have driven past this truck a few times now, but with two boys this made for a great stop.  It is visible from the Highway as you pass through Sparwood, BC in the Southern Canadian Rockies.  Their uncle drives … Continue reading

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Trailer Spotting and Lemonade

Our trip to Cranbrook included a stop at the Saturday farmers market, and this Trillium made into a lemonade and donut stand.  It is for sale.

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Snowshoeing in Kimberly

With the kids off sledding with family, it was a great chance for us to take some time to explore Kimberly a bit.  From Cranbrook it is a short drive (2 years ago we rode our bikes on the old railway, which … Continue reading

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