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World Heritage SitesCanadian Rocky Mountain Parks - Banff, Alberta

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The Canadian Rocky Mountain Parks are a World Heritage Site of outstanding universal value that dedicated on October 30, 1984 and is marked by this plaque in Banff, Alberta.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member wildwoodke

location: Alberta, Canada

date approved: 7/24/2008

last visited: 12/28/1985

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Alberta Heritage MarkersBrewster Transport Co. Building - Banff, Alberta

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The Brewtster Transport Co. Building is located on Caribou Street and Banff Avenue in Banff, Alberta.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member wildwoodke

location: Alberta, Canada

date approved: 7/24/2008

last visited: never

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Guest Books Guest Book at VIC, Banff, Alberta, Canada

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The visitor's information center has a guest book.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Queens Blessing

location: Alberta, Canada

date approved: 9/5/2011

last visited: 9/2/2013

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Alberta Heritage MarkersCascade Lodge #5 - Banff, Alberta

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The Cascade Lodge, which first met in 1888, is now based in this buidling which was constructed in 1924 in Banff, Alberta.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member wildwoodke

location: Alberta, Canada

date approved: 1/15/2009

last visited: 9/23/2007

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Alberta Heritage MarkersBanff Harmony Lane

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This commercial building was constructed in 1917 and is at 111 Banff Avenue.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member GeoKs

location: Alberta, Canada

date approved: 6/30/2009

last visited: 3/23/2013

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Alberta Heritage MarkersBanff Dave White Block

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The oldest remaining commercial building on Banff Avenue, this block was constructed in 1908 and expanded in 1913. Street address is 103/105 Banff Avenue.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member GeoKs

location: Alberta, Canada

date approved: 6/30/2009

last visited: 3/23/2013

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First of its KindFirst - Missionary in Alberta

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Rev. Robert T Rundle was an important person in the history if Alberta and Canada. He visited Banff in 1841 and the plaque was unveiled by the United Church of Canada in May 1941.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bcrockcrawler, xstitcher, & BMXer

location: Alberta, Canada

date approved: 8/3/2008

last visited: 8/26/2011

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Canadian National Historic SitesCNHS - The Banff Park Museum - Banff, Alberta

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The Banff Museum opened in 1895 and was moved to this current site, a log building in 1903 along the Bow River in Banff, Alberta.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member wildwoodke

location: Alberta, Canada

date approved: 7/26/2008

last visited: 8/5/2014

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Alberta Heritage MarkersBow River Bridge

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This particular Banff Bow River Bridge was constructed in 1923 and is the third generation of bridge to cross the Bow River and provide access to the Banff Hot Springs.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member GeoKs

location: Alberta, Canada

date approved: 6/30/2009

last visited: 10/17/2006

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Canadian National Historic SitesCNHS Cave and Basin - Banff, Alberta

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Cave and Basin is a national historic site and the site of the first national park in Canada. The hot springs are located in the town of Banff, Alberta.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member wildwoodke

location: Alberta, Canada

date approved: 7/26/2008

last visited: 3/9/1993

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First of its KindFirst - National Park in Canada - Rocky Mountains Park - Banff National Park - Banff, Alberta

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Cave and Basin Hotsprings is the site of the first national park in Canada - Rocky Moutains Park, now known as Banff National Park.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member wildwoodke

location: Alberta, Canada

date approved: 7/28/2008

last visited: 11/7/2013

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Canadian National Historic SitesCNHS - Banff Springs Hotel

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The Banff Springs Hotel is a former CPR hotel constructed in Scottish Baronial style, located in Banff National Park, Alberta, Canada.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bcrockcrawler, xstitcher, & BMXer

location: Alberta, Canada

date approved: 7/30/2008

last visited: 3/1/2014

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Time CapsulesCave & Basin Time Capsule - Banff, Alberta

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This time capsule was placed by Parks Canada to celebrate 100 years of national parks in Canada in 1985. It is not to opened until 2085. It is located at the Canadian National Historic Site - Cave & Basin in Banff National Park, Alberta.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member wildwoodke

location: Alberta, Canada

date approved: 7/26/2008

last visited: 7/25/2008

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Canadian National Historic SitesCNHS - Sulphur Mountain Cosmic Ray Station

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Remains of a high altitude geophysical labratory.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ibycus

location: Alberta, Canada

date approved: 9/2/2006

last visited: 11/8/2013

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First of its KindFirst - Gondola in Canada

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The first bi-cable (one track wire rope and one haul rope) Gondola in North America and the first Gondola of any type in Canada. Opened July 18, 1959.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bcrockcrawler, xstitcher, & BMXer

location: Alberta, Canada

date approved: 8/3/2008

last visited: 6/29/2014

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Guest Books Alberta Visitor Information - Canmore, Alberta

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This Guest Book is found in the Alberta Visitor Information Centre that is located along the TransCanada Highway east bound in Canmore, Alberta.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member wildwoodke

location: Alberta, Canada

date approved: 11/17/2007

last visited: 7/10/2011

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Alberta Heritage MarkersCoal! Canmore, Alberta, Canada

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This informative sign is displayed at the Canmore Visitor's Center.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Queens Blessing

location: Alberta, Canada

date approved: 8/9/2011

last visited: 9/15/2012

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InukshuksInukshuk at Rocky Mountain Ski Lodge, Canmore, AB

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This very hefty Inukshuks is located on busy Bow Valley Trail road in Canmore.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Queens Blessing

location: Alberta, Canada

date approved: 8/3/2011

last visited: 9/15/2012

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Municipal FlagsTown of Canmore, Alberta

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The flag for the Town of Canmore flies in front of the Civic Centre in Canmore, Alberta.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member wildwoodke

location: Alberta, Canada

date approved: 11/17/2007

last visited: 7/10/2011

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Alberta Heritage MarkersNorthwest Mounted Police Barracks - Canmore, Alberta

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This building was the Northwest Mounted Police Barracks which have been restored to their 1921 state in Canmore, Alberta.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member wildwoodke

location: Alberta, Canada

date approved: 10/14/2008

last visited: 7/30/2011

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Alberta Heritage MarkersDead Man's Flats - Dead Man's Flats, Alberta

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This Alberta Heritage sign is for Dead Man's Flats with a story expalined on the sign and in the text below located in Dead Man's Flats, Alberta

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member wildwoodke

location: Alberta, Canada

date approved: 4/23/2010

last visited: 8/5/2014

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Signs of HistoryCamp Castle, Banff National Park, Alberta

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The memorial is located on the north side of the Bow Valley Parkway, highway 1A.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member elyob

location: Alberta, Canada

date approved: 7/21/2014

last visited: never

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Canadian National Historic SitesCNHS - Sir George Simpson

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Born a Scot, he would become the Governor-in-Chief of Rupert's Land and General Superintendent of the Hudson's Bay Company.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bcrockcrawler, xstitcher, & BMXer

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 3/5/2011

last visited: never

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Nations Within NationsChiniki First Nation - Morley, Alberta

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The Chiniki First Nation is located between Calgary and Canmore along Highway 1 at Morley, Alberta.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member wildwoodke

location: Alberta, Canada

date approved: 10/29/2008

last visited: never

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Alberta Heritage MarkersDiscovery and Rediscovery at Lake Louise, Alberta, Canada

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Beautiful Lake Louise is the backdrop for this informative sign that provides the history of the area.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Queens Blessing

location: Alberta, Canada

date approved: 8/9/2011

last visited: 4/7/2015

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