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Old 07-26-2016, 10:57 AM   #1
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RV Parks Located in Banff/Canada

Can anyone please recommend RV parks in or around Banff/Canada.

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Old 07-26-2016, 11:04 AM   #2
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When the wife and I stayed there two years ago, we stayed at Tunnel Mountain Campground, Banff Alberta | Banff National Park.

It was the middle of July and the low temp there was in the lower 40s.

Moral of the story, dress warmer than you think you need.

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We stayed at a park in Canmore, which is adjacent to Banff. It worked out well for visiting Banff and all the surrounding places.
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Another vote for Tunnel Mountain. We stayed here for a few days and explored the area. We then moved north to Lake Louise. And stayed here:


We day tripped in a rental (no toad on that trip) to Jasper, Alberta on Ice Fields Parkway. I was concerned about taking the rig on that road. I was so wrong. The rig would have handled beautifully. Next time we are in the area, we will stay at a few of the campgrounds along the Parkway for three or four days each in order to really enjoy the area.

Here is a pic taken along the Ice Fields Parkway (we were there in September '15):

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I am thinking of revisiting the Banff and Jasper area this summer, in spit f the crowds. My question relates to the route from there to Vancouver and Seattle. I believe it is Canada Rte. 1 that goes west through Canmore, Banff and Jasper. How are the roads from Jasper, across the Rockies to Vancouver? My wife will not drive on US I-70 across the Rockies again, so I always take I-80 or I-90. Are the Canada routes from Banff to Vancouver more like I-70 or more like I-90?
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