As you may have gathered from my recent posts, I finally completed university! For my 'celebration' I chose to go for high tea at Lake Louise. I had been for tea at the Empress Hotel in Victoria, British Columbia so I knew I would enjoy it (see my post about Victoria here). The reason I … Continue reading Tea at Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise
On August 6, 2017 (I know I'm a bit behind!) my mom, my friend, and I wanted to find the hermit cabin near Banff and we did! The hike to the cabin is pretty easy, it's just along Johnson Lake. THE HISTORY OF THE CABIN AND BILLY CARVER: The sign once … Continue reading The Hermit of Inglismaldie
One of my first adventures, since finishing school, was on Saturday, April 22, 2017. My mom and I went to The Colonel's Cabin in Kananaskis and then out to Johnson Lake for a small hike. Colonel's Cabin ("History Loop"): Our first part was a quick little walk through the 'History Loop'. It is very short, but fascinating. … Continue reading The Colonel’s Cabin (WWII Internment Camp) & Johnson’s Lake
Since I am still not quite done school for the semester I have yet to go on any recent adventures. Therefore, I thought I would write about another hike from last summer. A bit of history... Bankhead, Alberta is now an old abandoned coal mining town. According to some of my research the town was … Continue reading Bankhead, Alberta — Banff National Park
A little look into my weekend away!