Waterton/Glacier National Parks

This is a seven day adventure through BC, Alberta, Montana, Idaho and Washington.  Be sure to bring your PASSPORT.

*This is the Labour Day holiday weekend so it is important to book your room early.*   You can always cancel your reservation if you are unable to travel.

Day 1 – August 28 – Vancouver to Grand Forks

8:00 AM –  Leave BG Urban Cafe

9:00 AM – Stop at the Shell Station in  Deroche.  Continue to Grand Forks stopping for gas and lunch along the way.  We will overnight in Grand Forks at the Ramada Inn.  This is a 505 km. ride approx. 6 hours.

Day 2 – August 29 – Grand Forks to Fernie

9:00 AM – Depart for Fernie. Stopping for breaks, gas and sightseeing.  Overnight at the Snow Valley Motel.  This a 417 km. ride.

Day 3 – August 30 – Fernie to Ft. MacLeod, Alberta.

9:00 AM – Depart Fernie for a short ride of 160 km. to Ft. MacLeod. We will be visiting Head-Smashed-In Buffalo Jump, the RCMP Museum, and maybe see the Musical Ride.  We will overnight at the Fort Motel.

Day 4 – August 31 – Ft. MacLeod to Kalispell, Montana.

This will be a busy day with many stops. This is a 250 km. ride.

8:00 AM – Depart for Waterton National Park and Glacier National Park (USA) where we will ride “Going to the Sun Road“.   We will overnight at the Econo Lodge at Kalispell.

Day 5 – September 1 – Kalispell to Colville, Washington

9:00 AM – Depart for Colville enjoying the sights along the way.  We will overnight at the Benny Colville Inn.  This is a 426 km. ride of approx. 5 hours.

Day 6 – September 2 – Colville to Omak

9:00 AM – Depart Colville stopping at Republic then on to visit the Grand Coulee Dam.  We will overnight in Omak at the Omak Inn. This a 278 km. ride.

Day 7 – September 3 – Omak to home.

9:00 AM – Depart for home via Winthrop, Hwy 20, Sedro Woolley and Sumas.  This is 393 km. ride to Coquitlam.

Email Don to let him know you are going.  *Update your medical insurance for your travels in the USA.  Stash an extra key for your bike just in case.*

 

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