Best of the Icefields Parkway Map & Guide - Gem Trek. Whether you have a day or a week to spend exploring the sights along
the spectacular Icefields Parkway highway, this detailed map-guide will
help you make the most of your time.
The map shows all viewpoints, picnic areas, trailheads,
campgrounds, hostels, lodges and other services along the Icefields
Parkway, while the brief descriptions in the guide point you to the best
of these - the best viewpoints of mountains and lakes, the most
interesting points of interest and Parks exhibits, and the best bets for
spotting moose, bighorn sheep and mountain goats.
Also included are short descriptions of the ten best walks
and day hikes along the Icefields Parkway - from ten-minute strolls to
more strenuous all-day outings, with the highlights of each trail noted,
as well as distance, elevation gain and directions to the trailhead.
To make it easier to plan your day, we've also provided
information about campgrounds, lodges, visitor centres and other key
services along the Icefields Parkway. A mileage chart, area map and
elevation profile complete the guide.
Everything on the guide is color-keyed to the map, making it
easy to find things and get the most out of your drive along the
In addition to the standard features, this map also includes:
- relief shading
- full color on both sides
- printed on waterproof material