TransAlta Trail Run

I enjoy my solitude, but some times you just need to get together with friends and go out and have a good time. That was the idea behind a recent trail run on the “TransAlta” road and into the Ghost River area of the Canadian Rocky Mountains. We met up…

Maligne Canyon, Jasper

Located within Jasper National Park, Maligne Canyon offers up some interesting hiking trails year round with views into and from the 160 foot deep canyon. Map/Route: Just a few minutes outside of the town of Jasper, follow Maligne Lake Road. You’ll want to stop at “Bridge 5” for the main…

Time Lapse Video with the GoPro

So, I’m still trying to figure out the GoPro – I want high quality videos out of the thing – with minimal editing to have to do.   I know, I know, a person needs to sit at the computer and do some ‘editing’ to make these things all work…

Big Horn Sheep Crossing

A drive through Alberta’s Highway 11, or the other popular mountain roads will no doubt have you coming close to the big horn sheep. Most notably in Jasper and Highway 11 area, they seem quite oblivious to the traffic snarls and curious tourists snapping away many photos. Click the photo…

Bison Loop Road – Waterton Alberta

Heading to Waterton to take in the scenery? Be certain to jump on Bison Loop Road at the Bison Paddock just out-of-town. There is no guarantee you’ll see anything too exciting, but there is at least opportunity – and it’s free. I recorded a short video from the top of…