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Postcard from the Canadian Rockies.

It’s shoulder season again – my favourite season – and we’ve just been chased down from the alpine of the Canadian Rocky Mountains by bad weather.  The sky had been threatening all morning, but in the mountains such threats make no promises one way or another so we went ahead and hit the trail up to Sentinel Pass.  Hours later, the weather finally materialized overhead and a cold wet snow blew heavy in our faces with the summit of the mountain pass only a few steep switchbacks…

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  • DanielNovember 14, 2016 - 8:55 pm

    Wow! This is surreal. Like, out of my dreams surreal.ReplyCancel

Autumn Meets Winter – a postcard from Waterton.

West to Waterton and beyond.”  This phrase has been written on my fridge in colorful magnetic letters ever since I first visited Waterton Lakes National Park three years ago, and I have returned every year since.

Every time I return to this special piece of land it is spectacular in a different way.  Being much more off the beaten path than Canada’s other mountain parks, it has a calmness and wilderness factor that makes for vastly different experiences every …

  • GeoffOctober 9, 2015 - 5:02 pm

    This is stunning!! I love when the snow dusts the trees!ReplyCancel

  • DavidOctober 9, 2015 - 7:06 pm

    Totally Geoff! It’s such a fleeting and beautiful moment.ReplyCancel

  • LucasOctober 11, 2015 - 9:07 am

    Great moment!ReplyCancel

Going South Wallpaper

Going South

Autumn was short and sweet this year.  And as the geese fly south anticipating winter I hunker down for hibernation here in Winnipeg.  Let it snow, let it snow…

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  • Sandy BriscoeOctober 29, 2012 - 8:01 am

    this is a stunning picture. so typical of Manitoba at this time of year. the colours are so beautiful. What lake is this?
    You are a talented photographer!

  • DavidOctober 29, 2012 - 1:15 pm

    Hi Sandy, thanks for the kind words! This was at Lake Winnipeg, looking east at sunrise just a couple weeks ago.ReplyCancel