This drive is what the Canadian Rockies is all about. Scenery. Mountains , lakes, glaciers, wildlife and tourists.
About Icefields Parkway
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We drive from Jasper to Banff and stopped off at the icefields parkway. 100% worth a stop even if only briefly, we parked opposite the main building right next to the glacier. Absolutely amazing to see really beautiful. We went late august and it was...More
We left Lake Louise on a Brewster Bus Tour along the Ice Field Parkway to the Ice Field Center to enjoy exploring the Athabasca Glacier on huge Ice Field Explorer vehicles. We had no idea how captivating this journey would be. Mile after mile on...More
This is one of the most beautiful highways in the world, I think. Get a map at a visitors' center in Banff, Lake Louise or in Jasper so you know where the sites are and what they offer (vista, washroom, food, etc.) and take your...More
An amazing stretch of road. Be sure to self-drive along this parkway and take your time stopping at all the attractions along the way. Allow two days on the parkway, one going to Jasper, and another coming back to Banff, it's definitely worth it!
I planned the drive to Jasper & back over 2 days to get the full experience of this parkway, and with overcast and wildfires smoke on both days, the vista was not as impressive, but I could imagine it far more spectacular set to blue...More
We drove from Lake Louise to Jasper and the view is incredible and is the best road trip I have ever taken in my life. The mountains and lakes are beautiful. From Lake Louise to the Columbia Icefields, the only bathroom I could find was...More
We drove the Icefield Parkway and did the Glacier Adventure at the Columbia Icefields Discovery Center. This is a must do; you ride an Ice Explorer onto the glacier, spend twenty minutes or so on the glacier, then a bus takes you to the Glacier...More
We loved this road trip. It is stunning. We left Banff early and stopped at all the main sites of interest. Bow lake, Peyto lake, canyons, waterfalls and icefields. Some of the scenery was utterly amazing. Plenty of people everywhere but no problems getting the...More