Canada, Canadian Rockies, Travels

Sometimes, things don’t go as planned – Jasper National Park, Alberta (part III)

Our next day in Jasper National Park was supposed to be the day we hiked Mount Edith Cavell. This was a hike we were all especially excited for. Instead, it was the day I woke up sick at 5am and my friends ended up driving me to the hospital. I was suffering from some pretty serious… Continue reading Sometimes, things don’t go as planned – Jasper National Park, Alberta (part III)

Canada, Canadian Rockies, Travels

Exploring the Icefields Parkway – Jasper National Park, Alberta (part II)

After a night at Honeymoon Lake Campground – in which our camping gear mostly dried out – it was time to continue our journey northward. We hopped back on the Icefields Parkway, poised to spend a day exploring the central section of Jasper National Park. Our first stop, just a short distance up the road,… Continue reading Exploring the Icefields Parkway – Jasper National Park, Alberta (part II)

Canada, Canadian Rockies, Travels

Receding Glaciers – Jasper National Park, Alberta (part I)

The Canadian Rockies never fail to amaze, and Jasper National Park is no exception. Together with Banff and other surrounding national and provincial parks, Jasper is part of the Canadian Rocky Mountain Parks UNESCO World Heritage Site. I'm so glad this whole area is protected, because it's utterly beautiful! Jasper is the largest of the Canadian… Continue reading Receding Glaciers – Jasper National Park, Alberta (part I)