Kelowna….Nature’s Playground

2018 has been a year , till now, of staying at home. A look back to the summer of 2016 through the playing fields of wine country....Okanagan Valley, British Columbia. "What good is the warmth of summer without the cold of winter to give it sweetness* or if winter is there can summer be far … Continue reading Kelowna….Nature’s Playground

Landscape…..lakes

https://travtrails.wordpress.com/2016/04/03/landscape-lakes/ Whether in frozen magnanimity or tranquil anticipation.....lakes add oomph to their surroundings. Winter blanket: 1.Kananaskis Lake, upper and lower, located in Peter Lougheed Provincial Park, Alberta, Canada . 2. Lake Louise, Alberta, Canada Summer Special:  1. Okanagan Lake, Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada 2. Emerald Lake, Yoho National Park, British Columbia, Canada,

Emerald Lake ..A Sparkler in Wilderness

EMERALD LAKE, YOHO NATIONAL PARK, BRITISH COLUMBIA: In 1882 veteran European explorer Tom Wilson was led to this awe-inspiring lake nestled between the Rockies by his wayward horses. The gleaming emerald-green waters, result of fine particles of glacial sediment, left him transfixed “For a few moments I sat [on] my horse and enjoyed the rare, … Continue reading Emerald Lake ..A Sparkler in Wilderness