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Old 06-05-2014, 02:45 PM   #1
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Red face Canadian Trip Hwy 93 Question

Hubby and I are going to Banff in a few months. In searching the roads and highways we notice that Hwy 93 at Radium Springs (the shortest route) has an 11% grade uphill. We are told by several Monacoer members that it's a piece of cake. The distance is short but no one says how short. Also told that it's a beautiful drive.

Has any one made this trip? If so, what is the distance at 11% and what was the motorhome you used. I'm a bit of a white-knuckler when it comes to things like this. Guess I'm looking for some reassurance that it's an ok hwy.

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Old 06-05-2014, 06:19 PM   #2
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Well, you can Google it and do Street View to see what is like. I'm a Trucker from B.C. and that route is just gorgeous but the views down may be a bit unnerving if you are a white knuckler. We just came up the #1 through Banff, you will enjoy your trip!
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