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Sharing some interesting graphics on Yellowstone volcano

SCIENCE A new study of ancient ash suggests the “sleeping giant” could develop the conditions needed to blow in a span of mere decades. (Nat Geo News) What is the Yellowstone supervolcano?

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Now taking orders for 2018 Rocky Mountain calendar!

You asked. I delivered! A wall calendar featuring the best color and B&W photography from our recent Boise to Jasper do-it-yourself bike tour is now available. 98 more words

A half-century of conflict. France and England in North America.  vol 2 - ebook - PDF

A half-century of conflict. France and England in North America.  vol 2, Parkman, Francis,  Boston : Little, Brown, and company, 1897,  442 pages.

Reading the book online archives.org… 515 more words


Alberta snapshot: Seven Sisters Mountain.

I don’t know what season it was when Captain John Palliser and the other members of the British North American Exploring Expedition (more commonly known as the Palliser Expedition) worked their way through the Crowsnest Pass at some point between 1857 and 1860, on their mission to survey a massive chunk of western Canada. 104 more words


A Scenic Trip To Alberta

When the federal government announced free admission to all national parks in honour of Canada’s 150th birthday, Hubby and I eagerly ordered our pass.

Unfortunately, due to many circumstances beyond our control, we couldn’t visit any parks last spring and summer. 408 more words


Ouray Perimeter Trail, CO

The Colorado Adventure: Day 4, part 1

The fourth day of our adventure was a hike around the Ouray Perimeter which turned out bittersweet for me. 1,590 more words