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Banff National Park is the crown jewel of Canadian National Parks. From lakes to skywalks, how to explore beautiful Banff with kids in Canada's 150th year.

How to Explore Beautiful Banff with Kids

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For many international visitors, Banff IS Canada. Banff National Park represents the epitome of the wild natural beauty that exists throughout this vast country. Banff’s lakes, mountains and glaciers live in locals imaginations too. Our family’s summer road trip to Banff is a highlight among many years of family trips. Here’s how we recommend exploring beautiful Banff with kids. Banff Travel Tips Banff National Park was established in 1885 as Canada’s first National Park. It is the busiest and most visited national…

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I'm not a thrill-seeker, but bobsledding with Olympians in Calgary at Winsport Canada Olympic Park changed all that. Why you should consider the rush of the bobsleigh.

Thrill-seeking in Calgary: Bobsledding with Olympians

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Confession: I am not a thrill seeker. However, I’ve enjoyed my fair share of thrilling activities – ice climbing, camel riding, zip lining, indoor skydiving and bobsledding with Olympians – so the proof of my adventurous side would have you believe otherwise. During my time in Calgary, Alberta, I had the opportunity to explore the Winsport Canada facility at Canada Olympic Park, a legacy of the 1988 Winter Olympics in that city. Winsport Canada hosts many national sports organizations, amateur athlete training facilities, and…

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