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Part of the Beauty

Just a few vistas of our recent non-backpacking trip.

What’s amazing about water?  It can be still, violent, gentle, warm, cold, hard.  And in each type there is a beauty.  We haven’t even gotten into the scientific perfection of water!

The amazing blue glacier water of the Kicking Horse river.

Takkakaw Falls bursting over the cliff and shooting out from hitting the rock promontory part of the way down.  It’s very loud standing up there.

Climbed from the base of the rubble, halfway up the rock to the base of Takkakaw falls.  This is the view looking down over the Yoho Valley.

Through the trees over Moraine Lake.

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6 responses to “Part of the Beauty

  1. Goat June 28, 2011 at 5:16 pm

    I am so moving to Canada.

    Goat

  2. cindylouwho2 June 28, 2011 at 5:21 pm

    Looks like a fabulous trip! We just drove through the Rockies last week too – but we stayed in the car 🙂 I hope to get back to Moraine Lake again this year!

  3. Caroline Nguyen June 28, 2011 at 5:51 pm

    I love your pictures, they are gorgeous!!

  4. Phyllis Reid June 28, 2011 at 10:03 pm

    Wonderful pics Jo! Thank you for sharing them.

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