Emerald Lake

Emerald Lake

Emerald Lake is located in Yoho National Park, British Columbia, Canada.[1] It is the largest of Yoho’s 61 lakes and ponds, as well as one of the park’s premier tourist attractions. Emerald Lake Lodge, a high-end lodge perched on the edge of the lake,...
Jasper

Jasper

Jasper is a specialized municipality in western Alberta, Canada. It is the commercial centre of Jasper National Park, located in the Canadian Rockies within the Athabasca River valley. Jasper is approximately 362 kilometres (225 mi) west of Edmonton and 290 kilometres...
Mount Lefroy

Mount Lefroy

Mount Lefroy is a mountain on the Continental Divide, at the border of Alberta and British Columbia in western Canada. The mountain is located on the eastern side of Abbot Passwhich separates Lake Louise in Banff National Park from Lake O’Hara in Yoho National...
Mount Sir Donald

Mount Sir Donald

Mount Sir Donald is a peak in the Rogers Pass area of British Columbia, Canada. Its good rock quality and classic Matterhorn shape make it popular for alpine rock climbers, and the Northwest Arete route is included in the popular book Fifty Classic Climbs of North...
Canmore

Canmore

Canmore is a town in Alberta, Canada, located approximately 81 kilometres (50 mi) west of Calgary near the southeast boundary of Banff National Park. It is located in the Bow Valleywithin Alberta’s Rockies. The town shares a border with Kananaskis Country to the...
Mount Rundle, Banff

Mount Rundle, Banff

Mount Rundle is a mountain in Canada’s Banff National Park overlooking the towns of Banff and Canmore, Alberta. The Cree name was Waskahigan Watchi or house mountain.[Notes 1][1] In 1858 John Palliser renamed[1] the mountain after Reverend Robert Rundle,...
Saskatchewan River Crossing – Vista

Saskatchewan River Crossing – Vista

Nice place to view the route David Thompson took to enter Howse Pass.  From the east they went between Mt. Wilson and massive Mt. Murchison and crossed the Mistaya River flowing from Bow Pass to the south.
Howse Pass

Howse Pass

David Thompson – first white man in 1807 – found columbia river but didn’t know it – flows north where he found it
Princess Pat Mine

Princess Pat Mine

Just Tungsten Quarries Mine (Shadow Mts Tungsten-North Field; Shadow Mtn. Mines; Just Associates Mine; Princess Pat Mine; Shadow Mountains Mines; Shadow Mountain Mine), Silver Peak [2], Shadow Mountains Tungsten-North Field, Shadow Mts [2], San Bernardino...