Canadian Rocky Mountains, 2007

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Trailer Mountain campground, Banff. Banff National Park.

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Mt. Robson, British Columbia. This was our first real glimpse of the majesty of the Canadian Rocky Mountains. We were headed for Jasper, in Alberta, having left Vancouver a couple of days previously.

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Icefields Parkway. Jasper National Park.

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Icefields Parkway. Jasper National Park.

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Maligne Canyon. Fifth Bridge, where the trail started.

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Half-day hike around the Five Lakes Basin, Jasper National Park.

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Maligne River. Maligne Canyon, Jasper National Park.

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Maligne River rapids in grayscale. Maligne Canyon, Jasper National Park.

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Maligne River rapids. Maligne Canyon, Jasper National Park.

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Taken on our hike along Maligne Canyon, from fifth bridge to first bridge and back. Jasper National Park. Upper canyon with rock walls.

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Cavell Meadows hike, Jasper National Park. Taken with a polaroid filter.

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Taken on Whistlers Mountain, Jasper National Park. We went up almost 1,000 metres, in a gondola, to about 2200 m and then walked up another 200 We were in the alpine zone, above the tree line.

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Taken on Whistlers Mountain, Jasper National Park. We went up almost 1,000 metres, in a gondola, to about 2200 m and then walked up another 200 We were in the alpine zone, above the tree line.

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Gentian, taken on Whistlers Mountain, Jasper National Park.

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Clarks' nutcracker bird found at higher elevations. Taken from the Columbia Icefield Centre. Jasper National Park.

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Bald eagle. Float trip, on a raft or pontoon with a small elecrric motor, down the Columbia River in the wetland area near Golden, British Columbia.

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Ptarmigan, taken on Whistlers Mountain, Jasper National Park.

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Clark's nutcracker, Johnston Canyon, Banff National Park.

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Taken on our hike along Maligne Canyon, from fifth bridge to first bridge and back. Jasper National Park.

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Maligne Lake. Taken on a cruise of Maligne Lake, in Jasper National Park, Alberta, Canada.

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Spirit Island in the foreground with the Queen Elizabeth Range behind. Maligne Lake. Taken from Spirit Island where we stopped on a cruise of Maligne Lake, in Jasper National Park, Alberta.

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Maligne Lake. Taken from Spirit Island where we stopped on a cruise of Maligne Lake, in Jasper National Park, Alberta.

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Mountains of the Queen Elizabeth Range framed by trees. Maligne Lake. Taken from Spirit Island where we stopped on a cruise of Maligne Lake, in Jasper National Park, Alberta.

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Cavell Meadows hike, Jasper National Park. Taken with a polaroid filter.

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Snowcoach trip out onto the Athabascar Glacier from the Columbia Icefield Centre. Jasper National Park.

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Snowcoach trip out onto the Athabascar Glacier from the Columbia Icefield Centre. Jasper National Park.

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On the Athabascar Glacier. Snowcoach trip out onto the Athabascar Glacier from the Columbia Icefield Centre. Jasper National Park.

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On the Athabascar Glacier. Snowcoach trip out onto the Athabascar Glacier from the Columbia Icefield Centre. Jasper National Park.

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On the Athabascar Glacier. Snowcoach trip out onto the Athabascar Glacier from the Columbia Icefield Centre. Jasper National Park.

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The Athabascar Glacier. Snowcoach trip out onto the Athabascar Glacier from the Columbia Icefield Centre. Jasper National Park.

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From the Athabascar Glacier. Snowcoach trip out onto the Athabascar Glacier from the Columbia Icefield Centre. Jasper National Park.

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From the Athabascar Glacier. Snowcoach trip out onto the Athabascar Glacier from the Columbia Icefield Centre. Jasper National Park.

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Cavell Glacier and Cavell Lake with icebergs. Cavell Meadows hike, Jasper National Park. Taken with a polaroid filter.

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Angel Glacier. Cavell Meadows hike, Jasper National Park. Taken with a polaroid filter.

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The toe of the glacier was here in 1982. It's quite a walk from there now over the moraine. Athabascar Glacier, near the Columbia Icefield Centre, Jasper National Park.

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Cavell Meadows. Grass and flowers covered acres of gently sloping ground across the valley from Mt. Edith Cavell.

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Cavell Meadows hike, Jasper National Park. Taken with a polaroid filter.

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Bear grass in the sub-alpine meadow. Cavell Meadows hike, Jasper National Park. Taken with a polaroid filter.

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Indian Paintbrush flowers in a sub-alpine meadow. Cavell Meadows hike, Jasper National Park. Taken with a polaroid filter.

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Sub-alpine meadow. Cavell Meadows hike, Jasper National Park. Taken with a polaroid filter.

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Cavell Meadows, Jasper National Park. Globeflowers in the sub-alpine meadow.

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Indian Paintbrush flowers in a sub-alpine meadow. Cavell Meadows hike, Jasper National Park. Taken with a polaroid filter.

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Angel Glacier, Cavell Glacier and Cavell Lake. Cavell Meadows hike, Jasper National Park. Taken with a polaroid filter.

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Angel Glacier, Cavell Glacier and Cavell Lake. Cavell Meadows hike, Jasper National Park. Taken with a polaroid filter.

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Cavell Lake. Cavell Meadows hike, Jasper National Park. Taken with a polaroid filter.

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Iceberg in Cavell Lake. Cavell Meadows hike, Jasper National Park. Taken with a polaroid filter.

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Iceberg in Cavell Lake. Cavell Meadows hike, Jasper National Park. Taken with a polaroid filter.

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Iceberg in Cavell Lake. Cavell Meadows hike, Jasper National Park. Taken with a polaroid filter.

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Icebergs in Cavell Lake. Cavell Meadows hike, Jasper National Park. Taken with a polaroid filter.

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Snow particles highlilghted as the sun sets. Cavell Meadows hike, Jasper National Park. Taken with a polaroid filter.

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Rapids above the Falls. Athabascar Falls, Icefields Parkway, Jasper National Park.

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Athabascar Falls, Icefields Parkway, Jasper National Park.

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Athabascar Falls, Icefields Parkway, Jasper National Park.

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Rainbow in the spray from the Falls. Athabascar Falls, Icefields Parkway, Jasper National Park.

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Hike along Beauty Creek, just north of the Columbia Icefield Visitor Centre, Jasper National Park.

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Bighorn sheep (wild) on the Bow Valley Parkway, near Banff. Banff National Park. Taken on our drive from Wilcox Creek campground, near the Columbia Icefield Centre, to Banff.

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Bigorn sheep beside the road on the Icefields Parkway just north of the Columbia Icefield Visitor Centre, Jasper National Park.

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Bigorn sheep climbing an apparently vertical cliff, beside the road on the Icefields Parkway just north of the Columbia Icefield Visitor Centre, Jasper National Park.

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Banff National Park. We met a pair of twelve pointer elk on the Bow Valley Parkway just north of Banff.

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Banff National Park. We met a pair of twelve pointer elk on the Bow Valley Parkway just north of Banff.

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Banff National Park. We met a pair of twelve pointer elk on the Bow Valley Parkway just north of Banff.

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Trans-Canada Highway, Banff National Park. Taken on our drive from Wilcox Creek campground, near the Columbia Icefield Centre, to Banff.

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Trans-Canada Highway, Banff National Park. Taken on our drive from Wilcox Creek campground, near the Columbia Icefield Centre, to Banff.

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Trail to and around Sundance Canyon, near Banff. Banff national Park.

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Thistles and dandelions. Trail to and around Sundance Canyon, near Banff. Banff national Park.

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Lake Louise with grasses in the foreground.

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Lake Louise about 9:00 am from the area in front of the chateau, on a hike from Lake Louise to Mirror Lake and Agnes Lake (where there is a tea house we didn't visit).

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Agnes Lake, taken on a hike from Lake Louise to Mirror Lake and Agnes Lake.

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Butterfly with Harry and his camera. Agnes Lake, taken on a hike from Lake Louise to Mirror Lake and Agnes Lake.

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Butterfly with Harry. Agnes Lake, taken on a hike from Lake Louise to Mirror Lake and Agnes Lake.

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Butterfly on Harry's finger. Agnes Lake, taken on a hike from Lake Louise to Mirror Lake and Agnes Lake.

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Taken on a hike from Lake Louise to Mirror Lake and Agnes Lake.

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Moraine Lake, near Lake Louise, Banff National Park. A cloudy misty day that turned to rain.

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Moraine Lake, near Lake Louise, Banff National Park. A cloudy misty day that turned to rain.

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Moraine Lake, near Lake Louise, Banff National Park. A cloudy misty day that turned to rain.

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Canoes waiting to be rented. Moraine Lake, near Lake Louise, Banff National Park. A cloudy misty day that turned to rain.

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Moraine Lake, near Lake Louise, Banff National Park. A cloudy misty day that turned to rain.

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Moraine Lake, near Lake Louise, Banff National Park. A cloudy misty day that turned to rain.

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Moraine Lake, near Lake Louise, Banff National Park. A cloudy misty day that turned to rain.

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Moraine Lake, near Lake Louise, Banff National Park. A cloudy misty day that turned to rain.

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Johnson Lake near Banff. Banff National Park.

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Aquatic plant and dragon fly. Johnson Lake near Banff. Banff National Park.

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Johnston Canyon, Banff National Park.

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Johnston Canyon, Banff National Park.

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Lake Louise, Banff National Park. Taken on a bus trip from Banff.

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Lake Louise, Banff National Park. Taken on a bus trip from Banff.

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Takakkaw Falls, Yoho National Park. Taken on a bus trip from Banff.

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Taken on a bus trip from Banff.

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Banff National Park. Trail to Stoney Squaw, a rocky outcrop.

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Grizzly bear called Boo. He was raised in this 20-acre compound high in the Rockies. He escaped once but came back.

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Grizzly bear called Boo. He was raised in this 20-acre compound high in the Rockies. He escaped once but came back.

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Boardwalk with black bear scat. Skunk Cabbage trail. Trails off the Trans Canada Highway in Glacier and Revelstoke National Parks.

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Hemlock Grove trail, Glacier National Park. Trails off the Trans Canada Highway in Glacier and Revelstoke National Parks

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Big horn sheep. Banff gondola up Sulphur Mountain and boardwalk to top.

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Big horn sheep. Banff gondola up Sulphur Mountain and boardwalk to top.

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Big horn sheep. Banff gondola up Sulphur Mountain and boardwalk to top.

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Big horn sheep. Banff gondola up Sulphur Mountain and boardwalk to top.

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Big horn sheep. Banff gondola up Sulphur Mountain and boardwalk to top.

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Banff National Park. Trail to Stoney Squaw, a rocky outcrop.

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Banff gondola up Sulphur Mountain and boardwalk to top.

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Top station. Banff gondola up Sulphur Mountain and boardwalk to top.

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Boardwalk with Bow River Valley beyond. Banff gondola up Sulphur Mountain and boardwalk to top.

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Float trip, on a raft or pontoon with a small elecrric motor, down the Columbia River in the wetlandd area near Golden, British Columbia.

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From Johnson Lake near Banff. Banff National Park.

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Hoary-tailed marmot, Cavell Meadows hike, Jasper National Park. Taken with a polaroid filter.

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Hoary-tailed marmot, Cavell Meadows hike, Jasper National Park. Taken with a polaroid filter.

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Hoary-tailed marmot, Cavell Meadows hike, Jasper National Park. Taken with a polaroid filter.

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Hoary-tailed marmot, Cavell Meadows hike, Jasper National Park. Taken with a polaroid filter.

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Golden mantled ground squirrel, Cavell Meadows hike, Jasper National Park. Taken with a polaroid filter.

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Golden mantled ground squirrel, Cavell Meadows hike, Jasper National Park. Taken with a polaroid filter.

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Golden mantled ground squirrel, Cavell Meadows hike, Jasper National Park. Taken with a polaroid filter.

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Golden mantled ground squirrel, Cavell Meadows hike, Jasper National Park. Taken with a polaroid filter.

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Golden mantled ground squirrel, Cavell Meadows hike, Jasper National Park. Taken with a polaroid filter.

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Golden mantled ground squirrel, Cavell Meadows hike, Jasper National Park. Taken with a polaroid filter.

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