The great thing about Alberta is that there are amazing things to see and do year round, including a number of spots that are spectacular no matter what season it is. One of those special places is Johnston Canyon, which is nestled in the Rocky Mountains just past Banff.
10 Underrated Experiences in Banff, Canada, from a Local. You know about Lake Louise, Moraine Lake, The Banff Springs Hotel, and Johnston Canyon...but when you're ready to escape the crowds, here are a few hidden gems in Banff National Park to check out.
The 10 Most Beautiful Places To See In Banff, Canada
The Icefields Parkway in the Canadian Rockies between Banff/Lake Louise and Jasper is one of the most stunning mountain drives you'll ever see, with scenic stops such as Bow Lake, the Columbia Icefield and Athabasca Falls along the way. An Icefields Parkway tour with Brewster Travel Canada is one way to see it, and driving it yourself is another great option. Go to http://wanderingcarol.com/icefields-parkway-tour-canadian-rockies/ to read about my experience, and get all the info you need.