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Week of 8 July 2002

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Monday, 8 July 2002

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From Wisconsin we are on our way to Duluth, MN. Tonight we have another boat tour, this time of the Duluth waterfront part of Lake Superior. We will be staying in Duluth tonight.

 

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Tuesday, 9 July 2002

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This morning we are heading toward our evening destination of Minot, ND again traveling through lake and farm country and seeing towns such as Grand Rapids, Bemidiji, and Crookston, MN. On the way to Minot we go through Grand Forks, Devils Lake, and Rugby.

 

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Wednesday, 10 July 2002

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Today we cross the border into Canada on our way to Regina, Saskatchewan. We are touring the Royal Canadian Mounted Police Museum in Regina which is also the capital of Saskatchewan.

 

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Thursday, 11 July 2002

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Heading west toward Calgary, Alberta going past Moose Jaw and Swift Current, Saskatchewan and Medicine Hat, Alberta. Tonight we are touring the city of Albera and eating dinner at the Calgary Tower. Today we are joined by the remaining members of the tour who preferred to fly out and meet us in Calgary and save the 6 day drive.

 

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Friday, 12 July 2002

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Today's destination is Banff. We have a gondola ride up Sulphur Mountain for a 360 degree view of the Canadian Rockies at 7,486 feet) above sea level. At the top are observation towers, walking trails, etc. for enjoying the scenery. We have two nights in Banff.

 

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Saturday, 13 July 2002

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This morning we leave the hotel for Lake Louise then continuing on up the Icefield Parkway to the Athabasca Glacier. We take a ride on the Snow Coach onto the glacier itself. Tonight it is back to the hotel in Banff.

 

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Sunday, 14 July 2002

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Looks like today is another travel day for spectacular scenary as we head back in a southerly direction for tonights destination Lethbridge, Alberta. We pass back through Calgary getting a chance to see the Canadian Rockies looking from a North to South direction. From Banff to Fort MacLeod, just west of Lethbridge, it is 183 miles.

 

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