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Kootenay National Park

Kootenay National Park is a place of unique contrasts, from icy mountain rivers to steamy hot springs. Explore deep canyons and tumbling waterfalls just a short stroll from the road or traverse the park’s backcountry trails. Highlights include the Continental Divide; the spine of western North America, the turquoise, glacial waters and startling canyon walls of the Marble Canyon, the Kootenay Valley Viewpoint and Radium Hot Springs. 

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4.5 based on 134 reviews
“You Can't go Wrong in the Rockies”
You Can
January 03, 2018, by Adventure D
While I wouldn't go to the area just to visit Kootenay, it is worth visiting. The scenery is still beautiful and with less of the crowds than Banff. The Paint Pots sounded really interesting but...
“Beautiful drive through Kootenay National Park.”
Beautiful drive through Kootenay National Park.
October 30, 2017, by Teresa S
Ended up at Radium Hot Springs. Good day trip. Lots of stops along the way. Couldn't get up to Stanley Glacier as didn't have suitable footwear for the snow.
“End of season camping”
End of season camping
October 08, 2017, by Snoozie P
We stayed at Redstreak Campground, late in the season (early Oct). The info on the website is very confusing regarding reservation vs non reservation. You can make reservations but they leave you a...

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