Canada 2012

With a car 4 weeks through Canadas west. From Calgary to Vacouver via the upper north Stewart/Hyder and inside Passage


Our First day in Canada

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Banff & Banff National Park

Heading to Canmore visiting Banff National Park and the Gondola up to Sulphur Mountain (2281m). Then to Lake Minnewanka on a Boatcruise. Canada is Fantastic :-)

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Calgary Stampede

Horse Action - A day at the Calgary Stampede
(Technical Info: Some very high isos are here)

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Emerald Lake

Daytrip to Emerald Lake at Yoho National Park (British Columbia). Just next to Banff National Park

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Bears and Columbia Icefield

A visit of the Lake Louis Gondola with seeing Bears and heading forward to Jasper via the Icefield Parkway visiting the Columbia Icefield. Also a Bear next to the street was seen :-)

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5 Lakes Walk & Athabasca Falls

A 10KM intermediate walk of 5h took us to 5 fantastic colored Lakes near Sunwapta Falls. At the end visit to Athabasca Falls.

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Sunwapta & Bison Ranch

From Sunwapta Falls to Clearwater Trophy Mountain Bison Ranch. On the way we saw a bald Eagle. Nice Bird....

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Hummingbirds at Bison Ranch

DidnĀ“t know they have them in Canada at all. Very hard to Photography them so the shots were made without tripod and high iso...

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Barkerville - Gold Rush Town

A Visit to a restaurated Gold Rush Town in Canada - Barkerville - Cariboo Gold Rush Time

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Fort St. James - Historical Site of Hudson Bay Company Outpost

A Visit on the way to Smithers at a Hudson Bay Company outpost at St. James Fort. - Historical Site - at Stuart Lake. At the same day it was Salmon day with a public Cooking Event - and we were judges :-) What a great taste...

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Stewart (Canada) & Hyder (US)

Three days at Stewart (Can) and Hyder (Alaska/USA). A fantastic Glacier, a small town and a lot of photos of Bears and Bald Eagles...have a look and enjoy.. 28.07 -> NEW Pics in here!

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Inside Passage & Quadra Island

The Inside Passage from Prince Rupert to Port Hardy - ORCAS Spotted - and Quadra Island beside Vancouver Island - a beautiful place

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Tofino & Whale Watching

Some days in Tofino and a Whale Watching tour with Sea Lions - Sea Otters and surely Whales. Humpback and Gray Whales

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Before Vancouver we went to Victoria. The Capital of British Columbia Province. And we had the famous tea ceremony at the Empress Hotel. Very delightful indeed.

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Vanvouver last days

The last days in Vancouver. Trip to Capilano Suspension Bridge & Mount Grouse and a last evening in a revolving restaurant. It was a great holiday.

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