The Canadian Rockies in Winter Trip
11 Days in Alberta and British Columbia, in the wintertime
This is not a trip for the casual traveler. You won't enjoy warm, sunny days or sparkling water. But, for those willing to brave the cold weather, snow, icy roads, and potentially grey days, this forbidding place can be quite inviting.
Starting in Calgary, the drive south
Calgary might pride itself on being a western town, but if you really want to find the frontier, you need ...
My first day in Canada had one mission: drive from Calgary to Pincher Creek, for the first of three nights ...
After visiting the Canadian Rockies back in 2009, I started my account of that trip with an explanation of things Americans ...
This day is mostly re-positioning -- getting you from the airport at Calgary to the wide-open spaces of southern Alberta. There's a bit to see on the way, but the real fun begins tomorrow.