Oh Canada! Maligne Lake, Jasper National Park

June 23, 2014-IMG_5788-3

After my last post I had only one day left to spend in Jasper National Park. One day, and I intended to make the most of it. With the sun shining brightly once again I set out for what many would consider … Continue reading

Warning- Wildlife Beyond This Point! (Jasper National Park)

Jasper National Park, Alberta, Canada

Pleased to wake to yet another day of sunshine, the girls and I wrapped up our morning routine and hit the road yet again. This time for a day trip out to Miette Hot Springs with plans of hiking Utopia … Continue reading

More of Jasper National Park

Jasper National Park, Alberta, Canada

After so many days of rain leading up to my arrival I was grateful as can be to wake up to blue skys and sunshine on my second morning in Jasper National Park! Since I had no hook-ups where I … Continue reading

Oh Canada! Icefields Parkway to Jasper National Park

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At last writing I was finally enjoying my first sunny morning since arriving at Lake Louise. The bright blue sky and sunshine prompted me to get out with my camera to capture what I couldn’t even see until then. The … Continue reading

Banff National Park (part 2)

June 17, 2014-IMG_4667-2

Banff National Park has been on my “must see” list for as long as I can remember. It was at the top of the list when planning my long journey through western Canada, with Lake Louise the first sub-heading under it. … Continue reading

Homeward Bound Through Idaho and the Sawtooth Mountains

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After another memorable visit to the Grand Teton and Yellowstone National Parks it was time once again to put that rugged mountain range in my rearview mirror (or in my case… the side-views.) After nearly two years since my last … Continue reading

Leaving the Tetons for Sturgis

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After almost two weeks in or near Yellowstone and Teton National Parks the time had finally come for me to move on down the highway towards Sturgis (yes… I was about to brave the biker rally), but I have to … Continue reading

One Day in Glacier National Park

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Knowing I had a full day ahead of me in the park, I took the girls for a pre-dawn walk, and made sure they were comfy in the motorhome before leaving Columbia Falls and heading up the highway to the … Continue reading

I Could Call This Place Home

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Anyone who’s been following my blog for awhile knows of my infatuation with Colorado. In my earlier years it was skiing the dry Colorado snow that drew me here in the winter. Later it was to reconnect with friends I’d … Continue reading

Captivated by Colorado

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At this very moment I’m enjoying a lovely sunrise in Utah. I’m also making a promise to myself to get caught up with my writing so that I’m not having to dig so far back in my memories in order … Continue reading