Unhappy trails? Proposed Icefields Parkway bike path raises host of concerns, Parks documents show - Calgary

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It sounds like a no-brainer: a bike trail alongside a world-famous scenic highway through two of Canada's best-loved national parks, Jasper and Banff. But Parks Canada documents show the proposal comes with a host of complications, from damage to wildlife habitat to safety concerns and increased development pressure....

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