My Photographic Journey Around America

Archive for August, 2015

Pyramid Lake Canoe

What a magical day it was in Jasper National Park. This is Pyramid Lake looking south.



Pyramid Lake

This is lovely Pyramid Lake in Jasper National Park, Alberta.


Athabaska River

This is a 90 degree turn from yesterday, looking over the Athabaska River to the mountains in Jasper National Park.


Athabaska River Tributary

This is a tributary flowing into the beautiful Athabasca River in Jasper National Park in Alberta. Rocky Mountains in the background.


Columbia Icefields View

What a great view from these seats looking out over the Columbia Icefields in Jasper National Park, Alberta. I’m a sucker for a nice seat with a view.


Wilcox Pass Trail

This is a hiker on the incredible Wilcox Pass Trail in Jasper National Park in Alberta. Surrounded by mountains, this area makes you feel really small and really young.


Columbia Icefield

Hi everyone! Wow, sometimes life comes up and gives you a shove! All is well out here on the road, just been super busy for the last week and without wi-fi. I’ve missed this blog and all of you though and am glad to be back in touch. I haven’t stopped taking photos though and have been in some beautiful corners of the continent, so without further ado I will pick up right where I left off: this is the amazing Athabasca Glacier in the Columbia Icefields of Jasper National Park, Alberta. The clouds were pretty awesome that day. Check out the cars in the foreground for perspective.


Bow River Tracks

This is a great view of the Bow River, the train tracks and the mountains behind. This is on the Bow Valley Parkway near Lake Louise in Banff National Park in Alberta.


Mountain Fireweed

Fireweed is one of my favorite wildflowers. It always contrasts so well with the mountains. This particular patch is in Yoho National Park in British Columbia.


Sherbrook Lake

This is peaceful Sherbrook Lake in Yoho National Park in British Columbia. I love the fireweed in the foreground.


Moraine Lake

Even on a cloudy morning, Moraine Lake in Banff National Park in Alberta is still my favorite lake in the world.


Sunset Clouds

I loved these clouds somewhere high over Banff National Park in Alberta.


Banff Sunset

Driving down the road in Banff National Park in Alberta, the mountains were on fire.


Yoho Lake

This pretty little lake was on the west side of Yoho National Park in British Columbia.


Mountain Farmhouse

This old farmhouse is on the Golden Eco-Adventure Ranch near Golden, British Columbia.


Train, Lake and Mountain

This combination is something you see everywhere in the Canadian Rockies. I took this particular shot near Golden, British Columbia.


Emerald Lake Lodge

This cute little cabin is right on Emerald Lake in Yoho National Park in British Columbia.


Bow River

This is the beautiful Bow River in Banff National Park in Alberta.


Twilight in Dinosaur

This is right at sunset looking out over Dinosaur Provincial Park in Alberta.


Dinosaur Provincial Park

These are the badlands of Dinosaur Provincial Park in Alberta, Canada. My first visit was a good one.