S: The Canadian Rockies - Pamela, Chippy and Tom August 2010
BC: Even Calgary's airport has much to delight young and old, artiste and dreamer!
FC: CANADIAN ROCKIES AUGUST 2010 CHIPPY, PAMELA & TOM SADLER
1: Deer Lodge at Lake Louise: rustic, flowered
2: Top 3 and lower middle, Lodge's pictures of nearby mountain and Lake scenes of pioneers from the early days; lower left and right, entrance to Lodge, flowers! flowers;
3: "Twig" furniture in cafe; our rooms' windows, far right, middle of building; more lake and Lodge scenes.
4: The Fairmont Lake Louise - set amidst flowers, lake & glacier.
5: A feast for the eyes and tummy: scenery, ceilings, chandeliers, and the best lamb Pamela has ever had!
6: Colorful buses, cute guides, and Mounty Bullwinkle at Glacier.
7: Jasper Lodge - chimneyed cabins, totems, rapids, crooked trees, and colorful Adirondeck chairs.
8: Touristy but quaint town of Jasper: gnarled tree, flowers, Visitor Center, and other sights to delight the eye and imagination.
9: Bridges, more rapids, creviced waterfalls, & deer ("like mice"!).
10: Powerful falls -
11: and amazing mountains & vistas!
12: Beautiful Banff!!! | Our Bow River Lodge (just a motel) is right across a quiet street from t River which gave us great views from our rooms!
13: Colorful flags and yummy breakfast inside, bounteous flowers everywhere!!
14: Left, way up in the air, with Swiss- made lifts; rest of these 2 page are of the Banff Museum of Natural History.
15: Marmot, muskrat, beaver, bison, mountain denizens, and the naturalist's old office.
16: FOOD! Scenes from our typically rustic restaurant, with art work, sliding barn door for room divider, stuffed animal heads, and stone walls.
17: Never underestimate the need for a good meal in a unique and eye-catching venue.
18: Lake Meine, with boat races and the usual (for here) gorgeous backdrops of mountains to lakes.
19: 4 pix to left, A+ "log cabin" on the Bow River; bottom right, historic Banff house; more flowers!