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2019 Canadian Rockies Hiking Trip: Banff & Jasper National Park! Please put yourself on the waiting list after answering the questions and Amrita will get back to you personally. Thank you! Trip description (preliminary): Explore the breathtaking hiking trails of Banff & Jasper National Parks, Alberta. 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 lead hikes in Jasper N.P., Banff N.P. , and the Lake Louise area. Explore the wonders and beauty of hiking in the magnificent Canadian Rockies. Yearly we will hike through the gorgous 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! - Trip Itinerary and all cost details will be sent via to the "confirmed participants". - Also, special reduced cost flight information will be given once you are confirmed. - 17th sept Arrival Calgary airport and drive to Banff. - 18 - 22th Sept.- Hiking in Banff National Park - 23 & 24 Sept. : Hiking Jasper National Park - 25th Sept: Drive from Jasper to Calgary airport, leave from Calgary airport for Montreal. These hikes are intermediate plus level hikes. Advanced hikers will be offered some extra options on some trails. Please look at previous trip photos on the meetup page, last year's is called 2018 Canadian Rockies trip album #1 and album #2 and there are others. This is a mid range trip, so no hostels/camping/budget places. PLEASE DO NOT LEAVE MESSAGES ON THIS EVENT PAGE, Kindly message me personally, thank you! Things needed: good quality hiking boots, good quality crampons, hiking poles mandatory, head lam with extra batteries, personal first aid kit, whistle (no bear bells please), bear spray (I will buy in the rockies), emergency safety blanket, medication if you need, during hikes you will require food, water, snacks, would require you to be in good health to hike everyday, and a happy attitude no matter what happens :-) Further requried item list will be sent to you once you are confirmed for this trip. 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. Not all medical costs are covered outside of the province of Quebec, Quebec Medicare Info on this topic: http://www.ramq.gouv.qc.ca/en/citizens/temporary-stays-outside-quebec/health-insurance/Pages/services-covered.aspx Please respect the morning meetup timing at the car outside our residence each day.