Tag Archives: Rocky

Pyramid Lake, Jasper

With the last day being a travel day, we headed to Pyramid lake, so the boys could play, and we could all have lunch, and enjoy being here for a little longer before heading home.  It is a nice spot, … Continue reading

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Athabasca Glacier, Jasper

Since Beauty creek wasn’t too far away from the visitors centre, we drove down to check it out.  They do have an exhibit, but it was being redone.  The boys had fun, and the icefields parkway is always an amazing … Continue reading

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Beauty Creek, Jasper

A hike I had over look, we ended up hiking beauty creek.  This trail was amazing and with few people nice and quiet.  I can’t really say much more, it was amazing.  

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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 2 Allstones Lake

The next morning the storm had passed, with just a cloudy sky we headed off for Allstones Lake. The trailhead is on the David Thompson Hwy, on the east side of Alliston creek (the bridge over the creek is labeled). … Continue reading

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Driving through Kananaskis

Exploring Kananaskis has been on our list for a while, so on our way home from Banff we decided to take a little detour and check the area out.  Without leaving the gravel highway the views where still amazing.  We … Continue reading

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Banff Gondola

With the kids with the Grandparents for spring break, we took the opportunity for a weekend getaway in Banff.  Day one the weather wasn’t great, so we went shopping, ate out and wandered around the Cave and Basin hot springs. … Continue reading

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Geo-caching in Waterton

Last year Waterton was an incredible trip, so many Bears.  With it making such an amazing impression we had to return this summer.  We again stayed in the Crandell Campsite again, with trees and outside of ton it is a … Continue reading

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Takakkaw Falls, Yoho National Park

The falls were up a scenic drive through Yoho Valley, at one point waiting for a moment as the motorhome in front of us made a 20 point turn as it navigated the tight switched backs. The trail from the … Continue reading

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