Banff 2005

August 6-14, 2005

Calgary Tower

Fairmont Palliser Hotel in Calgary

View from Calgary Tower

View straight down from Calgary Tower

Bighorn Sheep at Sulphur Mountain

The top of Sulphur Mountain Gondola

View from Sulphur Mountain

Darner dragonfly

Johnston Canyon

Pelidne Sulphur (Colias pelidne) near top of Lake Louise Gondola

Log on Moraine Lake

Moraine Lake

Mariposa Copper (Lycaena mariposa) near Moraine Lake

Lake Louise and the Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise

Lake Louise

Along the Icefields Parkway

Crowfoot Glacier

Athabasca Glacier

Athabasca Glacier from the glacier

People on Athabasca Glacier

People on Athabasca Glacier

Glacier vehicle

An older glacier vehicle

The extent of the Athabasca Glacier in 1844 (sign at bottom)

Peyto Lake

Elk along the Bow Valley Parkway

Three-toed Woodpecker near Bow Falls

Banff Springs Hotel

The Banff area from Sulphur Mountain

Gray Jay on Sulphur Mountain

Banff Springs Hotel

View from the top of Banff Springs Hotel

View from the top of Banff Springs Hotel

Columbian Ground Squirrel in Canmore

Mammals observed:  Least Chipmunk, Columbian Ground Squirrel, Golden-mantled Ground Squirrel, Red Squirrel, Black Bear, Elk, Mule Deer, Mountain Goat, Bighorn Sheep.

Alan Wight
Sonoma County, California

All Photos © 2005 Alan Wight