TWT Travel Binder: British Columbia

Our 2008 trip to British Columbia was incredible:
Clean air, astonishing mountains, spectacular gardens,
shimmering bays and deep forests,
with nesting eagles and candied salmon to boot.

Here are some resources to help you plan your own “travels with two” to British Columbia.

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Western Canada: Oh, Yoho

Continued from The Road To Golden

Note:  Our trip to Canada was taken in May 2008

We left our cozy base in Banff’s Lake Louise, drove the length of Kootenay National Park, took The Road to Golden, and headed back up through British Columbia’s small and stunning Yoho National Park.  

Darn good set of choices.

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Western Canada: Through Kootenay to Radium Hot Springs

Continued from
The Almost-Road to Jasper – Part 2

Note:  Our trip to Canada was taken in May 2008.

Most Canadians know about Kootenay National Park in British Columbia, but it’s not a huge draw for tourists from elsewhere.  With fewer crowds, though, there are more opportunities to find your own little corners of nature.

Your reward for making it all the way along its hour-and-change length is a soak in a naturally-heated hot springs straight out of (a gentler version of) the Eastern Bloc.

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