I'm not sure when this forest fire broke out but it was huge. Mile after mile in the heart of the national park. Both sides of the road. I must have seen at least 10 mountains, mountains(!), completely burned. In its own way, this must have been a horribly spectacular site.
In the Great White North, eh. April 25th 2016 Day: 8
Departing Whitefish I took US 93 north. Nice scenery, beautiful trees, gorgeous snow capped mountains in the distance, and rain, rain, rain, rain. Double ugh, with a yuk here and there. Normally I don't mind rain (as Kim knows) but all I can think about is the up-and-coming campsite where I have to setup in this soup. My only hope is to see if a few hundred miles will rel ... read more
North America » Canada » Alberta » Banff 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