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Kootenay National Park

7556 Main St E, Radium Hot Springs, British Columbia V0A 1E0, Canada
+1 250-347-9505
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Wished I had more time

This was beautiful, it was a misty cloudy day but that did not distract from the amazing scenery... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
glenda d
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Springfield, Missouri
beautiful park

we drove through and stopped in a few places..just beautiful..lots to see and do..short walks too... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
DutchieZuidHolland
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Zuid Holland
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good22%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
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Travellers talk about
“paint pots” (14 reviews)
“marble canyon” (23 reviews)
“beautiful drive” (11 reviews)
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
LOCATION
7556 Main St E, Radium Hot Springs, British Columbia V0A 1E0, Canada
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+1 250-347-9505
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"paint pots"
in 14 reviews
"marble canyon"
in 23 reviews
"beautiful drive"
in 11 reviews
"lake louise"
in 11 reviews
"continental divide"
in 5 reviews
"canadian rockies"
in 8 reviews
"black beans"
in 9 reviews
"saw black bears"
in 2 reviews
"favorite stops"
in 2 reviews
"beautiful site"
in 2 reviews
"mountain goats"
in 4 reviews
"beautiful scenery"
in 6 reviews
"day hike"
in 2 reviews
"less traffic"
in 2 reviews
"radium springs"
in 3 reviews
"hiking trails"
in 4 reviews
"take your time"
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This was beautiful, it was a misty cloudy day but that did not distract from the amazing scenery, nature and wildlife.

Thank glenda d
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Reviewed 1 week ago

we drove through and stopped in a few places..just beautiful..lots to see and do..short walks too with kids..well worth visiting..

Thank DutchieZuidHolland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Spectacular Scenery and great walk for a family of all ages. Amazing to see what water can do to sheer rock

Thank mebergs
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Marble Canyon, McLeod Campground closed until the end of June ????? Why???? Jasper is open, most of Banff is open but it seems that Kootenay and Yoho are not in June. What has happened to Redstreak, it looks horrible - no privacy, over priced There...More

Thank I8830JVgeorges
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great experience, lots of different family activities in the area. Beautiful sights, plenty of wildlife to see.

Thank Paul D
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

While driving through the Park, saw a big splash in the river along side the highway and a beautiful moose arose out of the splash. Beautiful, beautiful site to see.

Thank Susanne L
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It would be very easy to drive very quickly through this park but you would miss lots of things. We saw lots of animals - mountain goats, deer, and bighorn sheep. I had downloaded an audio tour from their website and it talked us through...More

1  Thank Emily F
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Marble Canyon strikes you with an awesome canyon with beautiful rushing blue waters. It is incredibly interesting to walk to this canyon and see the forest revitalizing after a forest fire 15 years ago.

Thank Steven P
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Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

Having visited Raddison hot springs we drove in a round trip via Lake Louise, back to Golden so we did a good section of Kootenay National Park. The views were fantastic. Lots of great photo opportunities which are well marked. We paid about $19 for...More

2  Thank Gill B
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Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

We decided that our drive between Calgary and Vancouver was going to be on the Crows Nest Pass taking in both Banff And Kootenay National Parks. I have driven the Trans Canada route numerous times but decided now that I have decided to wake up...More

1  Thank Rick H
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JMRpink
6 July 2018|
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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
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JMRpink
6 July 2018|
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Response from Timothy B | Reviewed this property |
National park highway is 24 hr. Any business will depend on season.
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chicagostylepizza
18 August 2017|
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Response from Amy K | Reviewed this property |
We enjoyed a three hour drive with many stops, including the painted pots and make canyon. Road was open and clear yesterday.
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