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WATERTON vs. BANFF

10 Reasons Why Waterton is Better Than Banff

1. We are not Banff

2. Proximity to hiking

3. Less people

4. Three of the top 10 hikes in Canada are in Waterton (According to Besthike.com)

5. Small town atmosphere

6. Not as commercialized

7. Hiking trails from town site

8. Water activities- boating/water-ski/wakeboard

9. Wildflower & Wildlife Festivals

10. Scuba Diving


10 reasons Why Banff is Better Than Waterton

1. Shopping

2. Ski hills

3. Close to Canmore,  Calgary & Calgary International Airport

4. Hot springs

5. Night life

6. Spas

7. Banff Film Festival

8. Arts Centre

9. Close to Ice fields

10. More restaurants