I think this site, west of Fort MacLeod, sealed my fate. I was doomed to journey around southern Alberta alone because after this excursion, my daughter thought up some reason or other not to join me on my explorations of her province. 80 more words
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That’s the question people have been asking for weeks. Why are you driving 6000 km in ten days?
The answer isn’t simple. But the easy reply is our Dad recently died and we are retracing a trip he made many times in his youth to meet an old friend of his and spread some of his ashes. 420 more words
This place, in what is now Alberta, is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The Head-Smashed-In Buffalo Jump Interpretive Centre, built into the landscape, tells the story of how the Napi People used to drive bison over this cliff thus securing their food source for the winter. 25 more words