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Founded in 1915 as the Cartographic Group, the first division of National Geographic, National Geographic Maps has been liable for illustrating the world around us through the art and science of mapmaking.Today, National Geographic Maps continues this mission by creating the world’s best wall maps, recreation maps, atlases, and globes which inspire people to care about and explore their world.
• Waterproof • Tear-Resistant • Trip MapNational Geographic’s Canada West Adventure Map provides global travelers with the easiest combination of detail and standpoint in a highly functional Trip tool. Cities and towns are clearly indicated and easy to find in the user-friendly index. A road network complete with distances and designations for roads, motorways, and expressways will let you find the route that’s best for you. Secondary routes are also marked for those in the hunt for to explore off the beaten path in and around Banff National Park, the Yukon Territories, Jasper National Park, Vancouver Island, and the rainforests of British Columbia. Hundreds of points of interest and diverse and unique destinations are highlighted including national parks, nature reserves, World Heritage sites, archeological sites, ski areas, hot springs, beaches, museums, and more. The north side of the print map shows Victoria Island, Nanavut, the Great Slave Lake, the Northwest Territories, Yukon Plateau, Great Bear Lake and Prince Albert Sound. The reverse side showcases the topographic features of Vancouver and Queen Charlotte Islands, the Coast Mountains, British Columbia, the Rocky Mountains, and Alberta. Seek for whales off the coast of Vancouver, ski the trails of Whistler, paddle the epic South Nahanni River as it tumbles through the jagged Mackenzie Mountains and the Nahanni National Park Reserve, a World Heritage-listed site. No matter what your adventure, this map is the easiest companion to a guidebook, yet far easier to pack.Each and every Adventure Map is printed on durable synthetic paper, making them waterproof, tear-resistant and tough — capable of withstanding the rigors of international Trip.Map Scale = 1:2,100,000Sheet Size = 37.75″ x 25.5″Folded Size = 4.25″ x 9.25″