Yoho-Iceline

Hiking Yoho National Park – Iceline Trail in Autumn

Cooler autumn temperatures and a bit of precipitation finally put out most of the forest fires in BC and Alberta. As the skies cleared and the summer crowds thinned out, we closed out the 2017 conventional hiking season with an up and back hike to the high point along the Iceline Trail in Yoho National Park. The majority of the trail is across barren landscape that was covered by glaciers just a hundred years ago. Pioneering alpine shrubs added touches of warm, fall colour to the rocky terrain - a beautiful contrast to the icy pools of turquoise glacier melt.

Photo Essay: Fabulous Fall Colours in Canmore

We're just back from a restful and relaxing weekend in Canmore. Did a few projects around our place out there, a little geocache maintenance, attended the world premier of a short film we helped fund (check out if you're interested), and enjoyed a walk along the Riverside Trail. The fall colours are fabulous right now.…