Grant-Kohrs Ranch National Historic Site (Deer Lodge, Montana)

My mother’s favorite national park unit was the Grant-Kohrs Ranch National Historic Site in Montana. The site was created in 1972 and commemorates the Western cattle industry from its 1850s inception through recent times. The original ranch was established in 1862 by a Canadian fur

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Banff National Park – Alberta, Canada

Banff National Park is Canada’s oldest national park, established in 1885. Located in Alberta’s Rocky Mountains Banff encompasses 2,564 sq miles of mountainous terrain, with many glaciers and ice fields, dense coniferous forest, and alpine landscapes. The Icefields Parkway extends from Lake Louise, Alberta to

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Jasper National Park – Alberta, Canada

Jasper National Park is a national park in Alberta, Canada. It is the largest national park within Alberta’s Rocky Mountains spanning 11,000 4,200 sq mi. Its location is north of Banff National Park and west of Edmonton. The park contains the glaciers of the Columbia

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