A Walk in the Park!!


The next CVF Convention will be held in Banff, Alberta, Canada, on May 30, May 31,and June 1, 2014.

Stay tuned for more information in

late 2012 and early in 2013
Banff was Canada's
first National Park and is home to bear, moose, deer, and for us walkers, many many trails. Banff is a community with the second
highest elevation in Canada, second only to Lake

In addition to the
President's and Convention walks, there
will be approximately
ten self-guided walks.

A post-convention Rocky Mountain tour is planned for 4 nights and 4.5 days.

In Partnerships with: Premiere Van Lines, Tour East Holidays, Lovesick Lake RVs, Canada Steel Buildings, heritage education funds

   Beautiful view down the main street of Banff         with Cascade Mountain in the background.


                  Mount Rundle from Banff town site


                       Banff Springs Hotel
       Great view of Cascade mountain from Banff


A great view of Mount Rundle from the peak of Tunnel mountain. One of the self-guided walks goes to the peak of Tunnel mountain.



Sulphur Mountain with Mount Rundle in the background      

 An elk in the town of Banff

  Maybe if you are lucky you will see one of these!

     Bow Falls in Banff Town Site

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