Portfolio: Tourist Attractions


The tourism of the Columbia Basin was linked to transportation development. Perhaps the largest single act was the completion of the Banff-Windermere Highway, opening the southern National Parks to U.S. and European tourists.

Kootenay National Park Gate
Kootenay National Park Gate
Herd of Elk Along the West Highway near Cranbrook
Herd of Elk Along the West Highway near Cranbrook