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Field is a cozy mountain village located in Yoho National Park within the Canadian Rockies in Canada.

Mount Field

The town served as a base for workers on the Canadian Pacific Railway in its early days, and now hosts a small community of population 200, in addition to hosting the Yoho Park administration building and a number of quaint gift shops, restaurants, and small accommodations.

Get in

Field is located a 2.5 hour drive west of Calgary along the Trans-Canada Highway through Banff National Park, passing Banff and Lake Louise along the way. Field can also be reached along the TCH from Vancouver to the west.

Get around

See

Spiral Tunnel - located about 10 minutes from the small town of field. Catch the Trans-Canada train spiraling through the mountain around 2PM.

Takakkaw Falls - the third tallest waterfall in Canada 45 minutes from Field.

Do

Buy

Eat

  • Truffle Pigs Cafe.
  • Kicking Horse Lodge Restaurant.
  • Cathedral Mountain Lodge
  • Emerald Lake Lodge & Cilantro's
  • Chercher La Vache Cafe, 316 Steven Ave, +1-250-343-6336. 8am-late, kitchen closes at 9pm. A great little cafe with amazing food. Some nights have live music. Has free wireless Internet and a patio. Doubles as the coffee shop, corner store, liquor store and souvenir shop. Many of the staff speak French.

Drink

Have a drink in the sunshine on the patio at the Truffle Pigs Cafe or Kicking Horse Lodge.

Sleep

Go next

Routes through Field
KamloopsGolden  W TCH-1 (BC).svg E  Lake Louise (in Banff NP) → Banff



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