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Kootenay National Park

Kootenay National Park

Kootenay National Park was established in 1920 and was declared a World Heritage site in 1984. ?Kootenay? is a native word meaning ?people from beyond the hills?.

Yoho National Park

Emerald Lake

Yoho National Park was established in 1885 and was declared a World Heritage Site in 1984. ?Yoho? is a Cree word expressing ?awe & wonder?.