"Hikes in the Canadian (Alberta part) Rockies" Rocky Mountains by Hermanater

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Since we moved to Calgary at the end of March 2005, we have enjoyed various hikes in the mountains. We try to go there a couple times a month. Hikes - to us - are just extended walks (2 to 7 km), not strenuous. Hopefully, we will work ourselves into a level of fitness that we will be able to enjoy longer outings in the 5 to 20 km range.

When I get things working I will be posting pictures and details on all the areas we have been....soon I hope....

Pros and Cons
  • Pros:Beautiful, easily accessible
  • Cons:Unusual amount of Grizzly bear attacks this year
  • In a nutshell:The reason I moved to Calgary......
  • Intro Updated Oct 21, 2005
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  • wise23girl's Profile Photo
    Sep 28, 2010 at 12:11 PM

    We have been to some of these places about 4 years ago...not adventurous though ...on a tour. Marg

  • karenincalifornia's Profile Photo
    Aug 17, 2006 at 1:39 PM

    Hope you're having a great summer. You live in such a beautiful place! Thanks for posting the tip re Lake Louise v. Banff. Very helpful!

  • barbskie's Profile Photo
    Mar 19, 2006 at 2:02 PM

    Some amazing pics here. Great!

  • Lilasel's Profile Photo
    Feb 25, 2006 at 8:00 AM

    It seems to be so lovely and calm place... I like your pictures! We have to save the places like this one...Best from french Alps! Elena

  • scottishvisitor's Profile Photo
    Jan 8, 2006 at 2:25 AM

    Liked your back yard very mutch Lovely photos of your hikes

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