Bow River valley near Banff.
Kicking Horse River, in Yoho National Park, Alberta.
Emerald Lake, Yoho National Park. We stayed at the Emerald Lake Lodge.
Emerald Lake. The color of the water in many lakes is due to glacial silt.
3-image panorama of Emerald Lake, Yoho National Park.
Late afternoon shadows on Emerald Lake.
The world famous Lake Louise, in early morning light.
Lake Louise panorama. The still water and lack of people are obtainable only in the early morning!
Lake Louise as seen from its outlet.
We hiked to the top of "The Beehive"; the route around the back is not so vertical as you see here.
Enroute the Beehive, we pause at Lake Agnes.
Lake Agnes reflections.
The Lake Agnes Teahouse where hikers can get tea and cakes.
Lake Agnes from its other end, with the Tea House out on the lip in the distance.
Lake Agnes Tea House.
Blooms near the edge of Lake Agnes.
The view over Lake Louise from the top of the Beehive. The "ants" in the blue water are canoes; we take a paddle on the lake later, at the end of our trip.