Leaving lower Banff and Lake Louise area going north.
A 1.5 mile hike along the Mistaya River.
The end of the trail.
Upper Waterfowl Lake
The Crossing Motel and a brief rainstorm.
Mt. Sarbach at The Crossing
North Sascatchewan River Valley at Howse Pass. Short hike from motel.
Mt. Forbes. 11,850 ft. 8th Highest in Canadian Rockies.
North of Mt. Forbes.
South of Mt. Forbes.
Near Mt. Forbes
Mt. Athabasca seen from Sunwapta Pass.
Columbia Glacier. In 1900 the glacier was 100 ft. deep where the road is.
Some peaks in Jasper Park
Conifer forests were dense and perfect throughout.
The Athabasca River flows north to Great Slave Lake and the Arctic Ocean.
East side of road to Jasper.
Just south of Jasper. The first colored aspen seen. September 7, 2012