Parkways of the Canadian Rockies
By: Brian Patton
Publication date: April 2008
160 pages | Paperback | 10 x 8 inches
A great source of Canadian Rockies maps, Parkways of the Canadian Rockies is a fact-filled driving guide to Banff National Park, Jasper National Park, Yoho National Park, and Kootenay National Park.
First published in 1975, Parkways of the Canadian Rockies was the first comprehensive map and interpretive guide to roads in the Canadian Rockies.
The revised 5th edition includes:
• Colour photography
• Driving distances in both kilometres and miles
• More than 400 points of interest
• Descriptions of 80 short hikes
• Natural history facts and statistics
• 38 colour Canadian Rockies maps
• Information on campgrounds and lodging
ABOUT THE AUTHOR
For the past 45 years, Brian Patton has interpreted the natural and human history of the Canadian Rockies in books, on film and through presentations. His other books include the Canadian Rockies Trail Guide, 50 Walks and Hikes in Banff National Park, Tales from the Canadian Rockies, Mountain Chronicles: Jon Whyte, Bear Tales from the Canadian Rockies. the Lake Louise Hiking Guide, and Icefields Parkway. He continues to work on a variety projects from his home in Invermere, British Columbia.