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Month: December 2021

Mistaya Canyon – Icefields Parkway

Mistaya Canyon – Icefields Parkway

Mistaya Canyon is one of the glorious sights along the Icefields Parkway. It is located halfway between Jasper and Banff, close to Saskatchewan River Crossing. Exploring this gorge involves a short, easy hike but allows you to look down into an impressive deep canyon where the Mistaya River has carved swirls into the limestone. What do you do when the weather is misty and wet in the Canadian Rockies? If you are anything like us, you go looking for waterfalls…

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Middle North Saskatchewan Falls – Icefields Parkway

Middle North Saskatchewan Falls – Icefields Parkway

Middle North Saskatchewan Falls or Ci Fuentes is an impressive waterfall that forces it’s way through a slot canyon near the Big Bend of the Icefields Parkway in the Canadian Rockies. This waterfall is not famous. I couldn’t find it listed on the tourist maps, although there is a viewpoint listed at the apex of the Big Bend. We only stopped to investigate because we spotted a waterfall marker on the BRMB Map book for the Rockies. However, although there…

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