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By Brenda Koller

This advisor covers Alberta's Jasper nationwide Park, Banff nationwide Park, besides BC's notable Yoho and Kootenay nationwide Parks. different Rocky Mountain Parks and components coated contain Kananaskis kingdom, Waterton Lakes nationwide Park and Mount Robson Provincial Park, with majestic Mt. Robson. The Canadian Rockies see approximately 4 million viewers each year. simply available adventures comprise jogging, climbing and backpacking; mountain cycling and bicycle traveling; fishing, boating and rafting; horseback using; snowboarding, skiing, snowshoeing; and a lot more. it is a advisor for locations to stick and consume, points of interest, actions, fairs - written by way of a lifelong resident of the Canadian Rockies. Maps, photographs, index.

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ANIMAL TRACKS a Have you ever seen an animal track and wondered which animal made it? Following in the footsteps of an animal and learning to identify its tracks is a challenging and fun nature activity for adults and children. Pick up a copy of the inexpensive pocket guide Animal Tracks of the Rockies by Ian Sheldon (Edmonton, Alberta: Lone Pine Publishing, 1997) and learn some of the secrets of identifying tracks. It’s not easy but it’s very rewarding when you find a good print and are able to determine which animal it belongs to.

47 Youth (six to 16 years) . . . . . . . . . . $27 Family/Group (up to seven people, any age, arriving in a single vehicle) . . . . . . . . $109 Entry fees for Jasper, Banff, Yoho and Kootenay National Parks are as follows (see the Waterton Lakes National Park chapter for entry fees to that park): DAILY FEES (SUBJECT TO CHANGE) Adult (17 to 64 years) . . . . . . . . . . . $8 Senior (65 and over) . . . . . . . . . . . . $7 Youth (six to 16 years) .

Trail rides are provided by licensed outfitters and led by qualified guides. No riding experience is necessary; horses and riders are paired based on ability and experience. Relaxing scenic rides range from one hour to all day and multi-day pack trips are offered throughout the Rockies. Options include breakfast rides or mouth-watering barbecue meals. Riders should wear long Introduction with good health mandatory and swimming ability recommended. Wear comfortable, light clothing (swimsuit and shorts) and bring a towel and change of clothes – you will get wet on most rivers.

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