Category Archives: Mountains

Camping in Autumn.


We went random camping near Limestone Mountain and Limestone Creek near Sundre, Alberta for a few days again. We camped at the spot we call “A room with a view.”

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Rain, rain, go away…


After we left Rosebery Provincial Park, we headed south via Nelson and then east and it started raining more and more, we had a thunderstorm and lots of hail (big ones), causing some hydroplaning. I got quite scared, but there was … Continue reading

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Idaho Peak Lookout.


While we were camping at Rosebery Provincial Park, near New Denver, in British Columbia, Canada. We drove up to Idaho Peak Lookout. “12 km of steep narrow road to parking lotslimited pullouts for vehicles to passno motor homes or trailers allowed1.4 … Continue reading

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Arrow Lake Ferry.


We went camping for a few days in the Kootenay region of British Columbia, Canada. We took a ferry from Shelter Bay to Galena bay, in British Columbia, Canada. Here we are waiting at the ferry terminal, which has bath-rooms, picnic tables … Continue reading

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Kananaskis.


Friends of ours who we have known for almost 30 years,  originally also from South-Africa recently spent a few wonderful days with us in Calgary. They visited us before in 2010. We took them to see another part of  Kananaskis on … Continue reading

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2015 Vacation


Banff National Park gate, Alberta, Canada. This photo was taken through our car’s window.   Banff National Park, Alberta, Canada. This photo was taken through our car’s window. Wildlife corridor in Banff National Park, Alberta, Canada. This photo was taken … Continue reading

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Vacation 2014


We drove via Jasper National Park, Alberta, Canada to British Columbia on a cool 15 degrees Celsius rainy day. Athabasca Glacier which is part of the Columbia Icefield. Please click for a larger view. “Part of the Columbia Icefield The glacier currently … Continue reading

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Limestone Mountain


We went random camping near Limestone Mountain and Limestone Creek  in Alberta again. There were fewer people than we expected, possibly because next weekend is a long weekend. The weather was great, we had no rain and less bugs than last … Continue reading

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Frozen Ghost


A few of us went to the Ghost River wilderness area on a lovely 8 degrees Celsius sunny day. Nikon Coolpix PS100 © We have been there a few times before in the summer and in winter. Please click on photo for … Continue reading

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Snow much fun


We went to Waiparous Creek, Alberta on Sunday, it was a lovely sunny and warm day.  We made a bonfire and had a Barbecue. Nikon D70 © The snow was ideal for quading. Nikon D70 © The dogs had a ball. … Continue reading

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