8 Larch Hikes in Banff National Park : Every fall the Larch Valley Hike at Moraine Lake is hugely popular with tourists and locals alike. Its almost become an annual pre-winter event for many. In this year of celebrating Canada’s 150th birthday, the number of larch pilgrims has only increased. Hikers are waiting as much as 2 hours to catch a shuttle bus just to reach the trail head.
Top-shelf Instagram Spots in Calgary : These days most people have social media accounts, whether it’s Instagram or Facebook or something else entirely. If you’re like me, then you will likely post some of your travel and holiday photos on Instagram or Facebook. And if you’re not like me, then you’re likely planning on posting selfies on Instagram or Facebook at those exact same spots.
Alberta Rockies – Photographic Opportunities for the Non-hiker : We have all seen those fantastic landscape images of a sunrise on a mountain peak in the Canadian Rockies in some incredibly beautiful mountain environment… you know, somewhere like Banff. Sure, they started climbing the mountain at three in the morning in complete darkness in order to summit before sunrise. Maybe sometime I will try that too. Honestly.
Drumheller – in the footsteps of Dinosaurs Southern Alberta is world renowned for its natural beauty. Wide open prairies, big skies, badlands and ghost towns await. All of this natural beauty makes for plenty of opportunities for a holiday photographer. Drumheller may be your best bet as a base for exploring this part of southern Alberta. And it’s right in the centre of the badlands at the start of the Dinosaur Trail so there are plenty of attractions for…