Being an innately cautious person I’ve never been skiing or snowboarding, but it was fun to watch other people do this at Sunshine Village, and to also admire the surroundings. The mountains in Canada are on a scale that you just don’t get here. But … Continue reading Sunshine Village
Our guide said this area of forest caught fire one summer, and the park rangers let it run its course. What remains is a graveyard of tall thin pale tree trunks with no foliage. Beneath all this a new generation of trees grow.
Banff at night
The last time I did any night photography was with a film camera, far too many years ago. My first attempts with a digital camera resulted in black photos and numb hands. The second time resulted in exclamations of ‘woah’ as the little camera screen … Continue reading Banff at night
Walking in snow is hard. Walking in snow with big flappy clawed duck feet is easier… but also hard. And tiring. And it doesn’t stop you falling over and slipping under a fallen tree that you didn’t even know you were walking across because the snow … Continue reading Banff Snowshoeing