Jasper in Winter #17 – Out & About

NOTE: This post contains slideshows and if you are reading it on your phone, it is best viewed direct from the SITE, rather than in the READER. Many of my photos could not be pigeon-holed into a specific post, so I have placed them in this post as a bit of a showcase. Hope youContinue reading “Jasper in Winter #17 – Out & About”

Jasper in Winter #16 – Patricia Lake & Bungalows

NOTE: This post contains slideshows and if you are reading it on your phone, it is best viewed direct from the SITE, rather than in the READER. From my last series on Jasper, you will understand that this is one of our favourite places on the planet. The shots I will show you were allContinue reading “Jasper in Winter #16 – Patricia Lake & Bungalows”

Jasper in Winter #15 – Old Fort Point

NOTE: This post contains slideshows and if you are reading it on your phone, it is best viewed direct from the SITE, rather than in the READER. On our way out of the park in November 2013, we stopped here to do the short hike up the front of Old Fort Point. After a coupleContinue reading “Jasper in Winter #15 – Old Fort Point”

Jasper in Winter #13 – Valley of the 5 Lakes Hike

NOTE: This post contains slideshows and if you are reading it on your phone, it is best viewed direct from the SITE, rather than in the READER. On our November 2013 visit, we opted to see these 5 lakes with a bit of snow on them. The walk was nice, with good footing and theContinue reading “Jasper in Winter #13 – Valley of the 5 Lakes Hike”

Jasper in Winter #12 – Pyramid Bench & Katrine Lake Hike

NOTE: This post contains slideshows and if you are reading it on your phone, it is best viewed direct from the SITE, rather than in the READER. Regular readers have already seen my many posts on the Pyramid Bench (Overlook) hike. We have never really hiked it in the depths of winter, but have hikedContinue reading “Jasper in Winter #12 – Pyramid Bench & Katrine Lake Hike”

Jasper in Winter #11 – Highway #93 Icefields Parkway

NOTE: This post contains slideshows and if you are reading it on your phone, it is best viewed direct from the SITE, rather than in the READER. The Icefields Parkway (Highway 93) is a 268 km (167 mile) stretch of road running along the Continental Divide between Jasper and Vermilion Pass at the B.C. border.Continue reading “Jasper in Winter #11 – Highway #93 Icefields Parkway”

Jasper in Winter #10 – Sunwapta Falls

NOTE: This post contains slideshows and if you are reading it on your phone, it is best viewed direct from the SITE, rather than in the READER. Sunwapta Falls is located 57 km (35 miles) South of Jasper. At the Icefields Parkway turn off, you drive down a 600 m (2,000 foot) long road. ThereContinue reading “Jasper in Winter #10 – Sunwapta Falls”

Jasper in Winter #9 – Pyramid Lake

NOTE: This post contains slideshows and if you are reading it on your phone, it is best viewed direct from the SITE, rather than in the READER. Pyramid Lake is at the foot of Pyramid Mountain on the Pyramid Lake Road. There is definitely a theme here. Pyramid Lake Resort is nestled in the bendContinue reading “Jasper in Winter #9 – Pyramid Lake”

Jasper in Winter #8 – Pyramid Island

NOTE: This post contains slideshows and if you are reading it on your phone, it is best viewed direct from the SITE, rather than in the READER. This island in scenic Pyramid Lake is accessible by canoe, boat, kayak or a wooden footbridge. It is a bit windswept in winter, but the scenery, as wellContinue reading “Jasper in Winter #8 – Pyramid Island”

Jasper in Winter #7 – Athabasca Falls

NOTE: This post contains slideshows and if you are reading it on your phone, it is best viewed direct from the SITE, rather than in the READER. Located 30 km (19 miles) South of Jasper, this 46m (151 foot) wide waterfall drops 24 m (79 feet). Flow is greatly reduced in the winter. A beautifulContinue reading “Jasper in Winter #7 – Athabasca Falls”

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