Growing up in the midwest, we took many local road trips. I heard Auntie Esther rave glowingly of the beauties of the Canadian Rockies, Lake Louise, and Banff. I always hoped to some day see them for myself. After struggling with failing vision for nearly 5 years, I decided to celebrate my recovery by taking a road trip. With my vision nearly restored to 20/20, I set my cruise control and headed for the Rockies.
When three Canadian Pacific Railway workers discovered a cave of hot springs in 1883, they opened the way for Banff National Park, the third largest national park in the world. Banff National Park includes the town of Banff, Lake Louise, the Icefields Parkway, and over 1000 miles ...Read More