Due to poor internet connections the further we are from Calgary has meant we are having trouble getting our blogs to the www. We hope this situation will improve because we have a few neat stories to tell and photos to show. I’m not even sure I will be able to get this message out but thought I’d give it a go.
Today we say farewell to the Rockies as we make the 137km ride to our next campground on the eastern side of Calgary. I couldn’t help looking back over my shoulder just in case it was the last glimpse of … Continue reading →
We couldn’t leave Banff without heading back up the Trans Canada Highway to see what Lake Louise had to offer. Whilst I have heard there other lakes comparable in beauty, the accessibility of Lake Louise draws in huge numbers of … Continue reading →
Apologies for making this blog read like a tourist brochure but tourists is what we were today. Lake Minnewanka is only a short ride east of Banff and is well worth a visit. Due to being dammed initially in 1912 … Continue reading →
This place isn’t too bad at all. If you’re ever in Banff, I would highly recommend the Banff Gondola which takes you up to the summit of Sanson’s Peak. The lookout is well located to get wonderful views of valleys … Continue reading →
I reckon I have just about exhausted the superlative in trying to communicate how wonderfully stunning Canada is, but I should have held a few in reserve for our 140km ride from Golden to Banff in the Rockies. It was … Continue reading →
Today Canadians are returning home after their first long weekend for the year. A lot of people from Calgary come over the Rockies to stay in the popular Okanagan region an as such the Trans Canada 1 was going to … Continue reading →