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travel related top ten lists, sometimes eleven… call it “new” math

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2014 the Year in Numbers

Every year we have a little get together and go through our website numbers to see what’s driving traffic to the explorer’s lens. Twenty fourteen was a good year for the site; all-time monthly highs, […]

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Last Minute Holiday Gifts for Adventurers

It’s the most frustrating time of the year, especially if you’ve got an adventurer – traveller, trekker, backpacker, climber – on your secret santa list. How are you supposed to relate let alone shop for […]

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Paved Paradise and put up a Glacier Walk

‘Good news everyone’, Jasper National Parks’ saviour, the Glacier Skywalk, is operational! Can someone create a sarcasm font? On our final Jasper trip of the 2013 season we saw Brewster’s “controversial Glacier Skywalk project” in-the-tin […]

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Ten things about Jasper you may not have known

Jasper National Park celebrates it’s 105th this month. In honour of the Parks’ birthday we’ve compiled a list of things about Jasper National Park you not have already known. The first permanent European settlement in […]

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Bucket Lists Why Wait?

Last week, a friend asked what was on our Bucket List. Glibly I replied, “Everything” because we don’t take bucket lists seriously and our list of places we’d like to visit is really, really long. […]

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Ten Ways to Escape the Calgary Stampede for the Day

Attracting over a million visitors per year ‘The Greatest Outdoor Show on Earth’ known as the Calgary Stampede’s is held annually for 10 days beginning the first Friday of July. The Stampede features rodeo events, […]

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Number 3 – Wildlife Watching – Medicine Lake Eagle

Number 3 on our list of Ten Free Things to Do in Jasper National Park is Wildlife Watching. In addition to being free, little effort is needed to get the most out of your viewing […]

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Number 10 – Touch a Glacier – Little A Glacier Images

If you find the slideshow too slow, or can’t get enough of our mugs, you can navigate through the images with the arrows on either the side of the images. As promised in our last […]

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Little A Glacier – Jasper National Park

Greetings from Jasper National Park! This is our first weekend, of hopefully many, in the Park this summer. Things got off to an iffy start as Saturday morning was a little on the soggy side […]

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