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Beautiful drive

Drove through here the other week for the first time. It’s a nice drive. Lots of tall mountains... read more

Reviewed 28 October 2018
Sherwood Park, Canada
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Beautiful views - worth the drive!

I have been here numerous, numerous times and it never gets old. I love the views, the drive, the... read more

Reviewed 12 October 2018
Marinka K
Kalispell, Montana
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7556 Main St E, Radium Hot Springs, British Columbia V0A 1E0, Canada
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Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

Drove through here the other week for the first time. It’s a nice drive. Lots of tall mountains. You get to see some large burn sites which is interesting. We did a couple short hikes here that were nice. Most the hikes are either quite...More

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Reviewed 12 October 2018

I have been here numerous, numerous times and it never gets old. I love the views, the drive, the colors changing in the fall, and the mountains changing as you keep on driving. Several stops available for hiking, sightseeing, and picture-taking. Highly recommend visiting this...More

Thank Marinka K
Reviewed 7 October 2018

We came in through Kootenay from Radium Hot Springs, stunning drive and the geology vertical rocks, the other parks to the east Banff Jasper etc did put it lower on our judgement but would not miss it, 4 out of 5 is good, do all...More

2  Thank nick b
Reviewed 4 October 2018

We were spending two nights in nearby Invermere and came back for a day to check out Radium. The Hot Springs were originally on our trip itinerary but fell off once we started filling our days with downtown shopping and visiting. On a wrong turn,...More

Thank looseink
Reviewed 2 October 2018

We were there when the wildfires were burning. So much smoke that it was hard to take in the beauty. Could not see much...much of the area was closed off due to the fire. Even the buildings had lawn sprinklers on the roofs. Maybe next...More

Thank -GR82Xplore2gether-
Reviewed 25 September 2018

Drove through this lesser known park (most to Banff to Jasper) and had odd glimpses of the beauty, but the weather hid the mountains. Want to return some time in sunshine Also, amount of roadworks was annoying...

Thank Charles_Anne
Reviewed 21 September 2018

We drove through Kootenay national park from Radium Hot Springs. Lots of great scenery as well as wildlife to see.

Thank Edwin F
Reviewed 11 September 2018 via mobile

This national park is best entered from Radium Hot Springs so you get the full measure of the feat it was to carve the path through these mountains. A narrow gap in walls of stone mark your entrance to the park and the meandering road...More

Thank EPottawa
Reviewed 31 August 2018

We drove through Kootenay on our way from Waterton NP to Banff. We didn't have time to stop and see any of the sights but the drive through the park was very nice.

Thank loves2travel49
Reviewed 29 August 2018

We were visiting during the wildfires so many parts of the park were closed but the parts we wanted to see where still open. * Sinclair Canyon is an impressive canyon which the road twists through. Stop here and walk back through the canyon and...More

1  Thank Les B
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23 August 2018|
Response from BoThi | Reviewed this property |
Yes, I believe that this should be possible on certain trails.
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6 July 2018|
Response from Wander-n-BounTEA | Reviewed this property |
It depends what you are planning on doing in the parks. There shouldn't be any restrictions if you're hiking or planning on staying overnight in the park. If you are looking for specific information about the park, here are... More
6 July 2018|
Response from Timothy B | Reviewed this property |
National park highway is 24 hr. Any business will depend on season.