Sometimes there isn’t much to tell about a place. There is no special story, nothing outstanding one should know, but a lot of beauty one should see. Bow Lake in Banff National Park, Alberta, Canada, is one of them. A great mountain range in the background and a lovely wooden […]
Moraine Lake is situated in the Valley Of The Ten Peaks in Banff Nationalpark, Alberta, Canada. As it lies at an elevation of 1.883 metres it’s normally frozen up till the end of May. Glacially fed, the lake reaches its crest mid to late June. The fabulous picture of Moraine […]
Starting at sea level the trail rises over 900 metres and ends at the top of the Sea to the Sky Gondola. The Sea to Summit Trail is situated next to Squamish, British Columbia, Canada. One can find a great suspension bridge at the end of the trail as well as […]
Located in Jasper National Park, Alberta, Canada, Medicine Lake looks at the first glance like a normal lake, but in fact it isn’t actually a lake. During the summer months Maligne River carries a lot of meltwater and starts to back up in this area. In fall and winter Medicine […]
Othello Tunnels are located in Coquihalla Provinicial Park, British Columbia, Canada. Built in 1914 the tunnels were part of the railway line to link the Kootenay Region with the British Columbia Coast. Since its shutdown parts of the route, especially the tunnels, are popular tourist destinations. Popular movies such as Rambo […]
Lake Louise is named after Princess Louise Carolina Alberta and was named before Lake of the little Fishes by the First Nations People. Lake Louise is a glacial lake and is situated in Banff National Park, Alberta, Canada. The building on the eastern shore is The Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise.
Horseshoe Bay is a small village in West Vancouver. It counts at about 1.000 permanent residents and its harbour is home of a major BC Ferry terminal. As it is also the starting point of the Sea to the Sky Highway it is often described as gateway to explore British […]
Maligne Lake is situated in Jasper National Park, Alberta, Canada. It is known for its magnificent colour and the glaciers around it. An idyllic boathouse gives it that certain extra. Maligne Lake measures on its surface 19,71 square kilometres and is fed by the Maligne River. With Spirit Island the […]
Spotted Lake is everything but a normal lake. It is highly concentrated with various minerals and when most of the lakes’ water evaporates of the summer the colourful mineral deposits are revealed. One can find Spotted Lake northwest of Osoyoos, Canada.