S: Canadian Rockies, Aug 2011
BC: Beau Alexander, Kathy Averill, Joan & Dale Weston, Cenie Cafarelli, John & Sharon Hamer, Mikhail Zamanskiy, Deb French, Betsy Simpson A Pack, Paddle & Ski Trip
FC: Up the Beehive and Other Trails (The Canadian Rockies) | Pack, Paddle and Ski August 2011
1: Day 1 Banff, Tunnel Mt | Flower boxes at Charlton's Cedar Ct | Our first meal: Chili's in Banff | Deb serves up pizza on the deck.
2: Banff entices us to shop, but we pass up the urge and climb up Tunnel Mt instead. | View of Banff and the Bow valley is awesome!!
4: Day 2 Elk & goats on road to Johnston Creek
5: Day 2 Upper & Lower Falls Johnston Creek
6: Day 3 Lk Louise, Mirror Lk, Agnes Lk, Little & Big Beehive Trails | The Big Beehive A real challenge!! | Ceni naps at Tea Garden. | Lunch at Tea Garden
7: Lake Louise, a gorgeous turquoise glacial lake. | Mirror Lake
8: Days 4, 5, 6 Shadow Lake, Haiduk Lake
9: Shadow Lake & Ball Mt | Cenie & Betsy relax in the sun | We're greeted by our cook, Barbara. | After a long hike to Haiduk Lk
10: Shadow Lk Dale, Sharon, John | The alpine flowers brighten every trail. | Haiduk Lk | Beau is always camera-ready.
11: At Haiduk Lk
12: Day 6 Down from Shadow Lk Icefield Parkway Columbia Icefields Athabasca Glacier Visitor Ctr To Jasper | Athabasca Glacier | On Icefield Parkway
13: Day 7 Jasper--Bear Hill Lodge Bike Riding along Athabasca River Fairmont Jasper Pk Lodge | We take the day off to rent bikes in Jasper | The 9th Hole bar!! | The Fairmont Jasper Pk Lodge | Elks skirmish right beside us.
14: Day 8 To Parker Ridge Trail Saskatchewan Glacier To Calgary | Joan & Dale get their luggage after a week's wait!! | Views from the Icefield Parkway
15: Heading up to spectacular views of Saskatchewan Glacier on Parker Ridge
16: To the Tea Garden | Up Little Beehive | To Shadow Lake
17: To Haiduk Lake | Mikhail, the Rain Man
18: Up Parker Ridge | Annette Lake