Monthly Archives: August 2017

Home Sweet Home

By Noah – After a gruelling day of travelling via two planes, coach and car, we are finally back in England and in our own beds for some much needed sleep. It has been a great trip away to Canada … Continue reading

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Banff and Boardwalks

Steps: 17,810 By Noah – Today,our last full day in Canada, was the hottest day so far and included our customary long walks and sightseeing stops. We set off from Lake Louise and pointed our car in the direction of … Continue reading

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Jasper to Lake Louise

Steps: 15,633 By Noah – After spending a very enjoyable day in Jasper, we were up early at 7:30 to lève for our next destination, Lake Louise, some 250km (155 miles) south. We set off at 8:00 sharp and despite … Continue reading

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Kayaking in Jasper

Steps: 9,310 By Noah – After pulling into Jasper late yesterday night, we spent the night in our spacious basement just south of downtown and the main shopping area. We had an excellent sleep in very comfy and large beds … Continue reading

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Glacier Walking

Steps: 11,204 By Noah – Today began by leaving Saskatchewan Crossing and beginning our journey to Jasper. Along the 154km drive, we had planned a few excursions to keep us busy. One of these was the very popular tourist attraction … Continue reading

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Yoho National Park

Steps: 24,721 Tuesday – by Sam After a hearty pancake and bacon breakfast, we left Golden to explore neighbouring Yoho National Park. A short distance on Highway 1 was Wapta Falls. A beautiful 4.6km hike through forest opened out to … Continue reading

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On The Road Again

Distance Travelled: 296km Steps: 10,689 By Sam and Noah – Today we began our roadtrip through the Canadian Rockies. With our hire car, it was good to b able to stop whenever the need arose, which was quite often along … Continue reading

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