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    DEVONIAN BOTANICAL GARDENS

    by Hanau93 Updated Aug 5, 2006

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    A variety of gardens with different themes. It's a great way to relax away from the big city. I really enjoyed the Japanese Garden which was inaugurated way back when by Her Imperial Highness Princess Sayako of Japan. There is also a Japanese Tea House for refreshmets.The Alpine Gardens are just as lovely and have also been used for weddings from people in my church.
    What is new is a little display for the children at the touch and feel garden and a neat little maze.
    The cost is $ 10.50 for adults and it's worth it. We spent about 3 hours in the gardens.

    Hours: July 12-Aug 27: 10 am to 9 PM
    Aug 28- 0ct. 9 : 10 am to 6 PM
    Oct.10- Dec. 3 : 11 AM to 4 PM

    Pagoda at Kurimoto Japanese Garden Alpine Garden The Maze

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    Lake Louise

    by Magnum_P.I. Updated Aug 23, 2006

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    Lake Louise

    Lake Louise, with its blue-green water set against the stark backdrop of Victoria Glacier, is probably the most beloved and photographed scene in the Canadian Rockies. In 1882, guided by a Stoney Indian, Tom Wilson became the first white man to discover what the natives called 'Lake of Little Fishes'. He named his discovery Emerald Lake, but it was later changed in honour of Princess Louise Caroline Alberta, fourth daughter of Queen Victoria. Heaven on Earth? Believe it...

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    Parting of the Waters, Great Divide...

    by Magnum_P.I. Updated Aug 23, 2006

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    Parting of the Waters, Great Divide

    How many creeks do you know of that split, with each fork reaching a separate ocean, 4500 kilometers apart. Divide Creek forks on the boundary between Pacific and Atlantic watersheds, commonly called the Great Divide. Water in the left fork will flow into the Pacific Ocean. Water in the right fork will flow into the Atlantic Ocean.

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    Jasper National Park

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    Jasper National Park

    Jasper's combination of wildlife, startlingly blue-green mountain lakes, soaring peaks and broad forested valleys ranks it as one of the world's premiere national parks. The park's distance from large urban centres and its relatively intact ecology create a special sense of 'early days in the Rockies.' Come discover this virgin land in a world of concrete and chaos! You will never want to leave.

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    Miette Hotsprings

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    Miette Hotsprings

    The steam, the warmth, the soothing mineral-rich waters. There are two man-made pools which are fed by sulphur hot spring. The water temperatures are kept a comfortable 103 degrees F.

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    We are now in Bear Country.

    by Alphons Updated Aug 26, 2004

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    We are now in Bear Country.And every where you come there are warnings for the dangerous of bears.

    Bear Country.
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