Peaks of the Parkway – Part 3

Peaks of the Icefields Parkway – Part 3 “A new world was spread at our feet; to the westward stretched a vast icefield probably never before seen by the human eye, and surrounded by entirely unknown, unnamed, and unclimbed peaks.” J Norman Collie, 1898 It may be...

An interview with The Crossing Resort

The Crossing Resort: A Family-Run Hotel in the Canadian Rockies By Mike Fikowski, as told to Tammie Burak The Crossing Resort in Banff National Park at Saskatchewan River Crossing in Alberta, offers motel accommodations and restaurant food services to travelers along...

Peaks of the Parkway – Part 2

Peaks of the Icefields Parkway – Part 2 “A new world was spread at our feet; to the westward stretched a vast icefield probably never before seen by the human eye, and surrounded by entirely unknown, unnamed, and unclimbed peaks.” J Norman Collie, 1898 It may be...

Peaks of the Parkway – Part 1

Peaks of the Icefields Parkway “A new world was spread at our feet; to the westward stretched a vast icefield probably never before seen by the human eye, and surrounded by entirely unknown, unnamed, and unclimbed peaks.” J Norman Collie, 1898 It may be hard to...

An interview with Sunwapta Falls Rocky Mountain Lodge

Sunwapta Falls Rocky Mountain Lodge By Matt Corlett, as told to Tammie Burak Sometime in the mid-1940’s, William (Bill) Hayhurst, a Jasper high school principal opened Sunwapta Tea House on lease land. He built some cabins. There was no power, no water. Bill was a bit...