We went for a family weekend in Lake Louise and kicked it off by having a picnic lunch and going hiking in Banff on the way. We had lunch at the end of the parkway at Vermillion Lake with a nice view of Mt. Rundle in the background and a posse of Columbian Ground Squirrels nearby, and then we went for a short hike up Silvertip Creek to Silverton Falls. This trail is only a few kilometers away from Johnston Canyon, but it is almost unknown and doesn't see anywhere near the huge crowds that travel to … Continue Reading ››
Here are a few shots from my trip to Sunshine on Friday. I overheard some staff guys talking about how it was the nicest day of the year! Although there was no new snow and there were rocks and branches starting to poke through on the steep sections, it was an incredible day and a beautiful location!