Canadian Rockies

The Banff Springs Hotel and the Bow Valley – The Banff Springs Hotel has one of he most spectacular settings in the world, surrounded by mountains and overlooking the Bow River and its own world class golf course. In the view Tunnel Mountain is on the left, Mt Rundle on the right, and the FairholmeContinue reading “Canadian Rockies”

Alberta, Canada

September, 1996 Hi We are enjoying this magnificent area – one forgets how beautiful the Rockies are – and here espec. We had lunch yesterday in the Chateau on Lake Louise. Unbelievably beautiful. Wish you were here. Love Bill and Va. Snowmobiles at the Columbia Icefield, Jasper National Park, Alberta, Canada. Specially equipped vehicles enableContinue reading “Alberta, Canada”

Ontario, Canada

1976 Taking a weeks break up in the north country. Had to bring Jen across to Canada to make her feel at home. Beautiful weather and not many people making it nice. Thinking about renting a canoe. Love, Tom World’s Largest Antlered Mammal – Taller than a horse, the Canadian moose can weigh in excessContinue reading “Ontario, Canada”

Gaspe, Quebec

July 1995 Dear We are on the gulf of St. Lawrence now and it is windy an a bit rough. Walking the decks is fun! Spent the morning in St Pierre. Very typical little French town with lace curtains and garden plots. They even use francs. The boat crew is Ukranian and my Russian isContinue reading “Gaspe, Quebec”

Riding Mountain National Park, Canada

July, 1989 Today we are actually in Turtle Mountain Provincial Park, near the Int’l Peace Gardens on the North Dakota border where we used to come from Fargo long ago. Riding Mountain has lovely lakes and trails, but many hungry mosquitoes. We started our Canadian travels at Lake Winnipeg, just north of Winnipeg, at aContinue reading “Riding Mountain National Park, Canada”