Northwest Adventure Day 7 September 22nd 2008 Calgary to Jasper, Alberta (Canada)
Today we would travel from Calgary, through Banff National Park, Lake Louise, Columbia Icefields, Jasper National Park and stay the night in Jasper. Weather predictions were varied across the parks so we weren't quite sure what we would run into. One thing for sure, it was time to put some slacks on rather than shorts.
The drive o ... read more
North America » Canada » Alberta A land of vast distances and rich natural resources, Canada became a self-governing dominion in 1867 while retaining ties to the British crown. Economically and technologically the nation has developed in parallel with the US, its neighbor to the sou... ... read more
Ahh...life does not always follow the plan. We are a happily married couple for 21 years. We had many plans for retirement. But alas, many health issues have crept into Jerry's life. Thanks to Rita's great company with very supportive colleagues, her request for a six month personal leave of absence was granted. We are now retired, albeit 'only' for six months. We will need to continue to deal with Jerry's health issues as we proceed - a new one just added the last two months - but with doctors' blessings for now, we are embarking to fulfill as much of "Jerry's Bucket List"... full info