I should preface this post by acknowledging that I debated whether or not to include ‘(Attempt)’ in the title. While it’s true that Marc and I were thwarted a mere 22 vertical metres (~187 linear hiking metres) from the reaching the summit, this one ‘feels’ different. 3,239 more words
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The province is spending almost $1.4 million on a fence and netting on Highway 3 in the Crowsnest Pass to protect both animals and motorists. 282 more words
A new fence along both sides of Highway 3 near Crowsnest Pass and Emerald Lake is part of the Alberta government’s plan to reduce the number of car crashes involving wildlife, the province said Thursday. 435 more words
Alberta dad credits strangers for saving his life, finding daughters after heart attack while dirt biking
Had the single father never met the people he encountered on his dirt biking adventure, he’s certain he wouldn’t be alive.
Steve Hyde, 53, was out in Alberta’s Crowsnest Pass with his two daughters when he encountered the random kindness of total strangers. 408 more words
It was a memorable day trip into the woods for Calgarian Steve Hyde — his motorhome got stuck, he had a heart attack, a search crew helping him drove off a cliff, he got a ride in a medical helicopter and the RCMP babysat his kids. 465 more words