Thursday, May 18, 2006

BEAUTIFUL CANADIAN ROCKIES

FROM BANFF TO JASPER, A FABULOUS JOURNEY - AUGUST 1993

It includes the Icefields Parkway, one of the world's most scenic highways, runs for 230km from Lake Louise to Jasper.



"CHATEAU LAKE LOUISE, A huge hotel building started in 1928, set in fantastic surroundings - snow covered peaks, wonderful lake, majestic glacier!"


"VICTORIA GLACIER - A spectacular ice river reflected in the emerald waters of Lake Louise"


"VALLEY OF THE TEN PEAKS - Ten magnificent peaks and Moraine Lake"


"EMERALD LAKE - Beautiful turquoise waters at the base of the President Range"



"LAKES, AND MOUNTAINS..."


"PEYTO LAKE - Fantastic!"



"JASPER NATIONAL PARK"


"MALIGNE LAKE - Maligne Lake, located 48km southeast of Jasper, is home to a Canadian Rockies landmark: Spirit Island"

4 comments:

Ron said...

Gorgeous pictures! The Canadian Rockies are my second dream destination after Paris.

Trotter said...

Ron,
No wonder it's a favourite destination. It's stunning!

diane said...

It all looks familiar. The reflection one is very similar to mine. All good for back then. Amazing how technology is flying ahead.

Trotter said...

Diane,
No wonder it looks familiar; it must have been like that for ages... ;))