S: CANADA, AUGUST 2011
BC: To be Continued...
FC: CANADA | AUGUST 2011
1: "A good traveler has no fixed plans and is not intent on arriving" Lao Tzu
2: August 20, 2011 A very quiet first evening in New Salem on the North Dakota Plains.
3: Day 2
5: --2nd Night, Down a Dirt Road-- Quiet, Lake Front Camping was free at Nelson Reservoir, MT
8: Monday August 22, 2011 | CANADA
9: Calgary | Tuescay, August 23 | The Mountains come into view | West of Calgary | Olympic Park | On the Road, Out of the Window Views:
12: Camping near Lake Louise. Aug 23rd to 27th
13: Hiking around Lake Moraine
17: A lake is landscape's most beautiful and expressive feature. It is the earth's eye; looking into which, the beholder measures the depth of his own nature. Henry David Thoreau
18: Wednesday, August 24th, 2011, A day to explore Lake Louise
24: Hiking the switchback trail up to Mirror Lake and Lake Agnes. The trail begins at Lake Louise through dense sub-alpine forests. The first switchback marks a break in the trees where there is a clear view of Lake Louise below. The trail then continues up toward Mirror Lake.
25: A stop at Mirror Lake before continuing on up to Lake Agnes
26: Big Beehive Mountain, located above Lake Louise, becomes closer as we ascend on the trail towards Lake Agnes
28: The Final Climb to the top of the waterfall, The Teahouse and Lake Agnes
30: Lake Agnes
31: Canoing Lake Louise
33: Columbia Icefields Highway
36: Icefield Information Center-Athabasca Glacier
38: JASPER | Athabasca Falls
42: A Day in Banff
44: The Gondola at Banff
45: Views from the Top
48: The Spiral Train Tunnels
50: Saturday, August 27, 2011, We leave Lake Louise Campground to head back to the U.S> Leaving Alberta, we cross into beautiful British Columbia. Yoho National Park is located in the Canadian Rockies in Southeastern British Columbia. It is bordered by Kootenay National Park on the southern side and Banff National Park on the east.
63: We stop for a break and take a dip at the hot springs pools in Radium Junction, British Columbia. Then, back on the road and back to the United States
65: Saturday Night, Aug. 27, 2011 We stayed at one of our favorite campsites...North Dickey Lake Campground in Kootenai National Forest. | The Campground is between Whitefish and Eureka, Montana. Ten Dollar camping in a beautifully wooded area with a beautiful clear lake and with a beach.
66: The water is so clear. The lake so peaceful.