Trip Rewind Canada 2009: Banff National Park Alberta

We arrived to Banff National Park mid-day and checked ourselves in at the Tunnel Mountain Campground. Here we were given the same ‘bears were going to eat us’ lecture that we had received at Lake Louise.  The warning came because we were sleeping in the back of the truck under a canopy in the camper … Continue reading

Trip Rewind Canada 2009:Jasper National Park Alberta

Jasper National Park was my favorite spot of this trip to Canada. The town was an adorable village with obviously some sort of architectural ordinance.  Not that that was a bad thing, it just was clear that the storefronts had to have a “village charm” to them, which added to Jasper’s … Continue reading

Trip Rewind Canada 2009: Icefields Parkway, Alberta

After visiting Lake Louise, Drama Papa and I headed north along the Icefields Parkway. This parkway is peculiar to me as it is inside a national park but also a main highway along with highway speeds. National Parks are well known for their slow speed limits but we were able to … Continue reading

Trip Rewind 2009: Moraine Lake and Lake Louise Alberta

This trip was life changing for me (I know I’ve been sharing a lot of those lately!). It changed me, not because of the stunning mountains, wild animals or beautiful lakes, but because it made me realize something about my traveling self. Be careful who you travel with… In the … Continue reading

Searching for Sasquatch in Kokanee Glacier Provincial Park

Perhaps you remember the commercials from the 1990’s, of a Sasquatch wondering around the Canadian forests with a case of Kokanee beer in his hand? Or maybe you don’t remember them, or believe me that you should always be on the lookout for the Sasquatch while in Canada. Check out … Continue reading