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Explore the wonders of Banff & Jasper National Parks, through beautiful hikes in the magnificent Canadian Rockies.

Explore the wonders and beauty of hiking in the magnificent Canadian Rockies. Yearly we will hike through the gorgeous trails of Banff and Jasper National Parks, where glacier capped mountains tower over the valleys & emerald and turquoise lakes bring color and beauty to the landscape. Group size of these trips are small in order to benefit from the experience fully. A joyous trip with heart, soul and adventure!

Amrita will be taking you through the Canadian Rockies for an amazing hiking trip! She used to live in Banff National park, worked in the area, trained with "Parks Canada", and led hikes in Jasper N.P., Banff N.P. , and the Lake Louise area.

For more information on the next hiking expedition, please see : https://www.meetup.com/Hiking-Canadian-Rock...;

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Banff National Park Winter Wonderland Hike!

Banff National Park

Banff National Park Winter Wonderland Hiking Trip! Please put yourself on the waiting list after answering the questions and Amrita will get back to you personally. Thank you! Explore the breathtaking winter hiking trails of Banff National Park, & Kananaskis Park in Alberta. We will hike through the beautiful trails, where grand glacier capped mountains tower over the magnificent valleys & lakes. If the Columbia Icefields parkway is clear, we may also go to Jasper National Park area. Group size of these trips are small in order to benefit from the experience fully. A joyous trip with heart, soul and adventure! Amrita has lived in Banff & Jasper National parks, and has been guiding hiking trips in this region for many years. Please look at previous trip photos on this meetup page for visuals of these trips. These hikes are intermediate level hikes. This is a mid range trip, so no hostels/camping/budget places. Preliminary Itinerary, final itinerary sent to confirmed list individuals: * 28th Feb: Arrival Calgary airport and transport to the Rockies. * 1 - 6 March: Hiking in Banff National Park & Kananaskis areas with a break day in between. Individuals are free to take more than 1 day break from hiking if they require, however, the scheduled hikes will continue to take place by other hikers. * 7 March: Departure Rockies, arrival Calgary airport. * 7 March: Evening flight departure Please do not leave messages on the event page, Kindly message me personally, thank you! Things needed: good quality winter hiking boots, crampons/microspikes, hiking poles, head lamp with extra batteries, personal first aid kit, whistle (no bear bells please), bear spray I will provide, emergency safety blanket, medication if you need, "Hot Paws" heating pads for hands and feet, proper winter hiking attire. You must have extra health insurance aside from your Quebec Medicare card like Blue cross or otherwise (https://qc.bluecross.ca/), to travel on this trip. Further required item list will be sent to you once you are confirmed for this trip. For further information, see previous trips and photos on this site or see https://achoud.wixsite.com/rockies or email [masked]

Past events (2)

2019 Canadian Rockies Fall Hiking Trip!

Banff National park & Jasper National Park

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