Banff National Park

12 Great Hikes in Banff National Park – Hiking Alberta

<b>1.</b> <b>Larch Valley</b><p>The hike from <b>Moraine Lake,</b> near <b>Lake Louise Village,</b> through <b>Larch Valley</b> to <b>Sentinel Pass,</b> wedged between <b>Pinnacle Mountain</b> and <b>Mount …

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Several climbers injured after tree falls on group in Banff National Park

Three climbers have been injured -- one critically -- after they were hit by a falling tree near Lake Louise in Banff National Park.

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Bear warning issued for Banff National Park-area campground

Parks Canada has issued a bear warning for the Mosquito Creek campground and the Mosquito Creek Hostel area, which are in Banff National Park.<p>Story …

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No 'Rocky Mountain high': Banff bans smoking, vaping cannabis in public places - Article - BNN

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Spelunking in Banff: Watch Caving Under the Rocky Mountains

Afraid of dark, tight spaces? Eric Hanson takes us inside Canmore Caves in Banff National Park. While most visitors hike trails, below the surface is …

Hiking

Family identifies climber who died after fall in Banff National Park as 26-year-old budding photographer

BANFF, Alta. — A 26-year old man who died while climbing in Banff National Park last week has been identified by his family as Matt Snell, a budding …

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5 LARCH HIKES IN THE CANADIAN ROCKIES

<i>Larch trees have risen to celebrity status here in the Canadian Rockies, and there’s little wonder why. These coniferous trees shed their needles,</i> …

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Black bear forces more closures in Banff National Park

A black bear venturing into campgrounds in the Spray River area has prompted further closures in Banff National Park.Parks Canada issued an area …

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Isolated in the Backcountry: Watch ‘Heli Hiking’ in Banff

Eric Hanson gives a tour of Banff National Park, complete with hiking trails accessed by helicopter. This video offers one of the more unique ways to …

Hiking

Top 10 Incredible Lakes in Canada

2. Moraine Lake, Banff National Park<p>The world famous and most recognizable lake is found in the Valley of the Ten Peaks, at an elevation of …

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Grizzly DNA collection closes several small areas in Banff National Park

Wandering into one of 13 small areas of Banff National Park between May 31 and July 31 could net you a hefty fine, as officials have closed several …

Environment

Entering Banff bear DNA collection sites could cost you $25K

If you go down in the woods today you’re in for a big surprise, at least if you’re headed into one of 13 areas now shuttered by Parks Canada for …

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Banff grizzly bear DNA collection site trespassing could cost you $25K

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14 Jaw-Dropping Hikes in Banff National Park for All Levels

Hiking in Banff National Park is an outdoor traveler’s dream. With its strange, pastel-colored glacial lakes, its year-round green pine trees, its …

Hiking

14 Jaw-Dropping Hikes in Banff National Park for All Levels

Easy Hikes in Banff National Park<p>1. Johnston Canyon Trail<p>Waterfalls meet narrow stone gorges in this beautiful and easy hike, which is perfect for …

Hiking

14 Jaw-Dropping Hikes in Banff National Park for All Levels

14. Mount Rundle Trail<p>Some say that Mount Rundle boasts the cream of the crop in terms of views down into the Banff Valley. We believe it. This 13.7 …

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14 Jaw-Dropping Hikes in Banff National Park for All Levels

2. Moraine Lake Trail<p>The picturesque image of snow-capped, rocky mountains reflecting off a teal-glue glacial lake is one of the most iconic sights …

Hiking

Sunshine Village to Celebrate Their 90th ‘Slush Cup’ Next Week

Located in Banff National Park, Sunshine is an endearing family-run ski resort ... with a wild annual tradition.<p>Sunshine Village is one of Canada’s …

Skiing

Tour the Canadian Rockies with Moon Banff National Park Travel Guidebook

This post may contain affiliate links. This post is part of a paid sponsorship with Moon Travel Guidebooks. As always, my opinions are my own. When …

Exploring Banff National Park

From outdoor adventures to educational opportunities to just kicking back and relaxing, Banff National Park is a great place to get in touch with …

Hiking

6 Best Hikes in the Canadian Rockies

1 Queen Mary Lake<p>Height of the Rockies Provincial Park, BC<p>This epic includes a very rough trail—including missing bridges—and a lake that will wow …

Hiking

Missing B.C. man found dead in Banff National Park a year after he disappeared

The body of a Whistler, B.C., man has been found in Alberta a year after he was reported missing.<p>William Lynskey, 21, was last seen in Vancouver in …

British Columbia

Missing Whistler man found dead in Banff National Park

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Body of missing Whistler man found in Banff

WHISTLER (NEWS 1130) – The search for a missing man from Whistler has ended tragically in Banff.A hiker found William Lynskey’s body in Banff …

Canada

Search ends for missing B.C. man William ‘Willy’ Lynskey after body found in Banff

The body of a B.C. man missing since April 2017 has been found in Banff National Park.<p>RCMP said the body was discovered on April 25 by a hiker near …

Canadian News

Body of missing B.C. man found in Banff National Park

A hiker discovered William Lynksey's remains near Lake Minnewanka back in April.

Western Canada

Whistler man's body found in Banff National Park a year after disappearance

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Locals Reveal the 'Most Cringe-worthy' Things Tourists Do While on Vacation

In some of the world’s most iconic vacation destinations, it may prove difficult to remember that people actually live there. But locals in Cabo, …

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Spring avalanche conditions raise backcountry risks, experts caution

They're about two weeks late, they can rise a lot from morning to afternoon, and they have experts urging caution. They are spring avalanche …

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Canada Solo Road Trip - 5 Awesome Glacial Lakes in Alberta and BC

People often ask me what I miss most about Canada while I’m driving around Canada and the USA on my long-term road trip.<p>Besides family, I miss the …

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