Five years ago, floods closed downtown Calgary, caused more than 100,000 Albertans to be evacuated from their homes and created more than $1.7 billion in insurable damages throughout the region. Since then, how much have we repaired and are we ready for next time?
It's one of the most classic day trips from Calgary. While you are there, try some of these things to do and places to eat. They are quintessential Banff and some of the best things to experience in the national park town.
See how an old-fashioned woolen mill works, eat at adorable diners, navigate your way out of Canada’s only sunflower maze and see for yourself why the Torrington Gopher Hole Museum really is worth the trip north.