Saturday, July 28, 2018 - Tuesday, August 7, 2018
Fly into Calgary, Alberta, Canada, rent cars. Spend first night at Calgary motel and first day hiking to Lake Annette. Drive to HI-Lake Louise Alpine Center, a modern hostel with in-room showers, 4 people per 5 person room sleeping accommodations, pleasant dining room, spacious, sunny deck, large, peaceful library, complete kitchen. Each day we will do hikes with panoramic vistas that have startling impact. Hikes you would be eager to do again. They include Valley of the Ten Peaks, Sentinel Pass, Helen Lake, Wilcox Pass, Parker Ridge, Fairview Mt., Molar Pass, Niles Meadow and Plain of the Six Glaciers. Most hikes will be in Banff National Park, two in Yoho Nat'l Park and one in Jasper Nat'l Park. Spend last night in Calgary at motel near airport.