Tag Archives: Alberta

Jasper NP – XT Pics

Took the old Canon Rebel XT to Jasper NP in Alberta, Canada. Snapped some shots, chose several to upload here. They’re not great…click for slightly larger photos.

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Route Planning 2

Checking out Alaska Marine Highway System as a possible return route. Closest port to Anchorage is Whittier. I was thinking, Whittier to Bellingham then I’d ride to Spokane. The US$769 [CA$958] fare is for the motorbike only. Five days at … Continue reading

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Route Planning

A) Spokane, Washington, USA B) Jasper NP, Alberta, Canada C) Fort St. John, British Columbia, Canada D) Liard River HS, BC, Canada E) Whitehorse, Yukon, Canada F) Tok, Alaska, USA G) Anchorage, Alaska, USA 2,400 Miles [3,862 Kilometers] 48 hours … Continue reading

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Canada: Jasper Trip: Part 07: Final

^^^This photo doesn’t do justice to the milkiness of the water. A Google Image Search for Vermilion Crossing Kootenay National Park gives images of this water a turquoise color but here it was a very white/light gray opaque. We stayed … Continue reading

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Canada: Jasper Trip: Part 06

Warning: This post will be mostly negative. I decided to share this because it is part of the whole experience. First, a positive–Jasper Brewing Company. We had a great meal, the waiter was awesome, and the atmosphere was cool. ^^^We … Continue reading

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Canada: Jasper Trip: Part 05

Mobile phone (Samsung Galaxy S3) pics taken on the drive to Maligne Lake.  

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Canada: Jasper Trip: Part 04

All these pics were made on Icefields Parkway south of Jasper (town)

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Canada: Jasper Trip: Part 03

A quick note about the mobile phone pictures I’m uploading from this trip: all of these photos were made using a Samsung Galaxy S3. Editing is minimal in GIMP ( free, open-source, Photoshop-like image editing software) consisting of scaling the … Continue reading

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Canada: Jasper Trip: Part 00

Made lots of photos with our phones. Didn’t take a camera this trip. Many look great on the phone; not so great on the computer. Will take several days to sort through pics. I’ll write up a little travel journal … Continue reading

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