Tag Archive | Banff National Park

“The Tonic of Wildness..”

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“We need the tonic of wildness.” Henry David Thoreau

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“It is not what you look at that matters, but what you see.”

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“All good things are wild and free.”

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He may be broken, but he is not defeated.

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Next season he may survive to fight again and win his harem.

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But until then he is alone.

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“I went to the woods because I wished to live deliberately, to front only the essential facts of life, and see if I could not learn what it had to teach, and not, when I came to die, discover that I had not lived.”

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Photos taken the last few days in Yoho and Banff National Parks.

Quotations are all Henry David Thoreau.

Hope you take some time to go, “Where the Wild Things Are,” (Maurice Sendak).

Like Thoreau, you may just find your real self.

Cheers to you from our cabin in the Canadian Woods!

Beauty is Truth & Truth Banff!

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Moraine Lake

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Ten Peaks (three of them!)

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Upside-down Tree Lake….my name.
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Moraine Lake

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Paradise River, both shots.

Heading deeper in to the wilderness tomorrow, so I am not sure if there will be internet access. I will check in when I am able. Cheers to you from Canada!

Reflections of Beauty

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Mirror, Mirror on the Wall.

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Whose the Fairest of Them All?
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Banff.
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Her beauty is reflected,

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everywhere you look.
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It runs deep,

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and wild,

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and free.

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It is a place for all creatures to find solace through time,

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if we don’t destroy it.

The Autumn Leaves Are Turning Gold At Lake Louise In Banff National Park!

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Looking towards six glaciers across Lake Louise.

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Hiking Towards the Glaciers.

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Getting side tracked exploring streams.

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Looking Back at Chateau Lake Louise.
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Reaching the Glacier.

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Nature’s glory everywhere! Cheers to you from beautiful Banff~